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About Dr. Agatha Bis

Dr. Agatha Bis acquired her dental degree with honors from the University of Western Ontario in 1996. Dr. Bis believes continuing education is an important part of her practice.

The Impact of Vaping on Your Dental Health

Studies are Raising Red Flags About Vaping. As a holistic dentist and mother, the stories that I hear about vaping alarm me. Not just for the respiratory implications, but for the further reaching overall health concerns. Teens and adults alike are just unaware of the actual harm vaping has on their bodies and I’m [...]

2019-12-04T17:30:20-05:00December 4th, 2019|Holistic Solutions, Oral Health, Tips and Tricks|

What 25 Per Cent of Canadians Living with Diabetes Should Know…

Dr. Agatha Bis, Oakville Holistic and Cosmetic Dentist, recognizes Diabetes Month and shares her thoughts on the connection between diabetes and dental health. It’s time that we look at an issue that, we hope, millions of Canadians living with diabetes already know. There is a direct correlation between diabetes and periodontal (gum) disease. Research from [...]

2019-11-27T16:05:41-05:00November 27th, 2019|Holistic Solutions, Oral Health, Tips and Tricks|

Hormones and Your Dental Health

Dental Health and the Relation to Your Hormones at All Ages OK ladies… I have something to tell you that you might not have heard before. Hormonal changes to your body, in various stages throughout your life, may put you at increased risk for gum disease and other dental concerns. The good news is [...]

2019-11-28T13:55:19-05:00November 20th, 2019|Holistic Solutions, Oral Health, Tips and Tricks|

Myth Buster: Traditional Dentistry is More Effective than Holistic

Traditional Dentistry vs Holistic Dentistry: What You Need To Know Whenever there is a new approach to a traditional service there is bound to be some questions, some controversy, some skepticism. It’s our job to set the record straight and that’s what Dr. Agatha Bis loves to do when it comes to the question [...]

2019-11-14T07:12:55-05:00November 13th, 2019|Holistic Solutions, Oral Health, Tips and Tricks|

Not All Insurance Policies are Created Equal

Setting the scene to switch to a Holistic Dentist The truth is that there are probably thousands of insurance policies in existence and there is no way that our Oakville dental team can know the specific details of each patient’s plan. We can, however, help you navigate the confusing world of insurance to maximize your [...]

2019-11-08T07:44:16-05:00November 8th, 2019|Oral Health, Tips and Tricks|

Halloween… A Scary Time for Teeth

Setting the scene to switch to a Holistic Dentist I bet you’d be surprised by my answer to, “Dr. Bis… what do you give out for Halloween?” A common question asked around this time of year, but here’s my response. I love Halloween! I love everything associated with it… the spookiness, carving the pumpkins, roasting [...]

2019-10-30T10:27:43-05:00October 30th, 2019|Kids and Teens, Oral Health|

Five Signs that You are Ready to Switch to a Holistic Dentist

Setting the scene to switch to a Holistic Dentist Let’s set the scene. You have been receiving traditional dental care for your entire life and suddenly you are introduced to the concept of holistic dentistry… and it intrigues you. You are drawn to the idea that your family dental care provider can, and will, work [...]

2019-11-30T04:22:53-05:00October 23rd, 2019|Holistic Solutions|

Shattering Myths: Reversing Dental Decay Naturally

We are cognizant that some who look toward a holistic lifestyle also might look toward at-home remedies to correct dental and health concerns before seeking professional advice. While we applaud people’s commitment to exploring their optimal health, we caution that there are just some health concerns that require professional intervention. The restoration of decaying teeth [...]

2019-10-18T15:50:08-05:00October 16th, 2019|Holistic Solutions, Teeth and Gums|

Too Much of a Good Thing… The Story Behind Fluoride

Fluoride has been a contentious issue for many decades now and leaves patients concerned and confused about the role fluoride should or shouldn’t play in their own dental care, as well as their children’s. What makes the question of fluoride even more confusing is the role each municipality plays in the addition of it to [...]

Baby Teeth Fall Out Anyway, So No Need to Visit the Dentist Yet

Great Dental Care Starts Before the Teeth Even Enter the Picture Dental care has come a long way in the past few decades, but what always surprises us is how many people don’t understand the importance of good oral hygiene for babies. Yes… it actually does start before the first tooth even erupts through [...]

2019-10-02T07:00:22-05:00October 2nd, 2019|Kids and Teens, Teeth and Gums|

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