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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.

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 [...]

2019-10-18T15:50:08-04:00October 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 [...]

2019-10-02T07:00:22-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Kids and Teens, Teeth and Gums|

Digital Scanners… The Better Way to Get Dental Impressions

If you have had braces, crowns, onlays, implants, bridges or other dental work that involved having dental impressions taken, you probably remember how messy and disgusting the process actually was. Plus, if you are like many people and have a strong gag reflex, you probably hated the experience even more. As an Oakville dental professional, [...]

2019-09-25T12:19:14-04:00September 25th, 2019|Cosmetic Solutions, Tips and Tricks|

Getting S.M.A.R.T. about Amalgam Filling Removal

If you are over 40, this matters to you! Get your Amalgam Filling Removal taken care of for long-term health benefits. When you look into the mouth of anybody over the age of 40, you will likely see evidence of amalgam fillings… the silver ones. However, modern dental practitioners, like Dr. Agatha Bis, are [...]

2019-09-19T09:23:14-04:00September 18th, 2019|Holistic Solutions|

Downsides of Teens Turning to Over-the-counter Teeth Whitening Kits

TV Commercials for Teeth Whitening Kits don't tall the whole storyWith the rise of selfies and peer pressure to look camera-ready at all times, is it any wonder that teens are turning to over-the-counter (OTC) teeth whitening kits to achieve that perfectly brilliant smile? However, what should concern parents is that these options are not [...]

2019-09-19T09:20:05-04:00September 11th, 2019|Cosmetic Solutions, Kids and Teens|

Four Tips to Get Your Dental Habits Back on Track

Are your Dental Habits struggling since Summer Vacation?Have you turned a blind eye over the past few months to your family’s sugar-intake and dental oral hygiene routines because, “Hey, it’s summer?” Welcome to September and the end of the summer-spiral! It’s time to get back on track and re-introduce good oral hygiene habits throughout the [...]

2019-09-19T09:20:53-04:00September 4th, 2019|Kids and Teens, Tips and Tricks|

A Holistic Approach to Dentistry

We really could spell holistic “Wholistic,” as our holistic approach to dentistry looks at the whole being rather than simply the mouth. While traditional dentistry is supremely effective in ensuring a healthy mouth, gums, jaws, etc… holistic dentistry combines the best of traditional dentistry with a more focused approach to finding links between dental and [...]

2019-08-27T15:06:55-04:00August 26th, 2019|Holistic Solutions|

How a Cosmetic Dentist Will Help Improve Your First Impression

Sometimes it is about what’s on the outside You have just mere seconds to make a first impression. In fact, a recent study by American-based Dollar Shave Club has found that you have ONLY 27 seconds in which to make a good first-impression and unfortunately, that means many are basing their first impression solely [...]

2019-08-27T15:07:25-04:00August 23rd, 2019|Cosmetic Solutions|

The Safety of Dental Amalgam

Did you know that Health Canada has a full report about the safety of dental amalgam (mercury fillings)? Recurrent concerns about whether or not amalgam fillings were suitable for use prompted Health Canada to create The Safety of Dental Amalgam report including an official position statement and recommendations.  This report was first released in1996 [...]

2019-08-15T11:24:35-04:00July 24th, 2019|Oral Health|

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