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Dr. Agatha Bis is your cosmetic dentistry specialist located in Oakville

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|

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|

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|

Cosmetic Consultation- What to Expect

In this blog, we’ll cover what to expect at a cosmetic consultation and how to make the most of it. But first, let’s reiterate that cosmetic dentistry is different than family dentistry. It’s only through post-graduate training that a dentist can hone the skills necessary to deliver high quality and beautiful cosmetic dentistry results. [...]

2019-07-10T11:04:43-04:00May 27th, 2019|Cosmetic Solutions|

When To See A Cosmetic Dentist

Cosmetic dental services and family dentistry services are entirely different. While it is common for dentists to offer both cosmetic and family dental services (we certainly do, and with a holistic approach) not all dentists are adequately trained in both areas. If you need a cosmetic dental procedure, we recommend seeking out a qualified [...]

2019-07-10T11:04:54-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Cosmetic Solutions|

Porcelain Onlay – What do Prosthetics have to do with it?

What’s the best way to replace a mercury filling?  Many people who have mercury fillings think we can simply replace them with a new “filling”.  And there are many times we can.  But there are some where it’s just irresponsible to do so. Fillings vs. Bandaids When you have a small cut on [...]

2019-07-10T11:09:30-04:00November 19th, 2018|Cosmetic Solutions|

4 Ways To Improve Your Smile

Cosmetic Dentistry has become more common in order to improve smiles.  Here are the four most common ways our patients are turning to in order to get that beautiful smile. 1) Improve Your Smile - Tooth Whitening The most common way to improve your smile is tooth whitening. In-office tooth whitening treatments [...]

2019-07-10T11:03:23-04:00February 19th, 2018|Cosmetic Solutions|

About Tooth Bonding Dentistry

Tooth bonding is the application of a tooth-coloured resin material using adhesives and curing it with a high intensity light. The procedure gets its name because materials are “bonded” to the tooth.  This material comes in many shades of tooth colour and has been sometimes used to enhance a tooth's appearance. [...]

2019-07-10T11:07:05-04:00December 11th, 2017|Cosmetic Solutions|

4 Myths About Botox Debunked

Are you considering different Botox options but are weary of the myths surrounding the treatment? These rumours make it really difficult to make an educated choice whether or not to go through with it. Let’s clear the air and remove some of these stigmas around Botox treatments. Myth 1: You can tell when [...]

2019-07-10T11:08:04-04:00March 5th, 2015|Cosmetic Solutions|

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