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Oakville dentist Dr. Agatha Bis offers insight and information about dental care for kids and teens. Read on for more information about family dentistry.

COVID-19 impact on mercury fillings

The Impact on Mercury Fillings: Getting them Removed after COVID-19 Removing and replacing mercury fillings has been a long-standing discussion for many of our patients who are looking to get healthier and better. With the new regulations, and changes as we come back to our [...]

2020-05-14T07:18:14-04:00May 14th, 2020|

Big Changes in Dental Due to COVID-19

COVID-19 impact on dentistry There has been a lot of appropriate focus and concern regarding COVID-19 patients and the consequences of our health systems. “Flattening the curve” and social distancing is critical to delaying the spread and preventing our hospitals from being overrun. However, [...]

2020-05-13T10:49:14-04:00May 13th, 2020|

How Restorative Dentistry will change post COVID-19

Big Changes in Dental Due to COVID-19 If you have ever had dental fillings, crowns, root canals, bridges, implants, or veneers, then you have had “restorative dentistry”. It is called ‘restorative’ because we remove what’s broken or decayed and ‘restore’ with another tooth-like material, like [...]

2020-05-20T09:48:14-04:00May 12th, 2020|

There’s No Shame in One Little Cavity

A Cavity is (Almost) Normal There are very few people who have never experienced at least one cavity in their lifetime. However, if you are one of the lucky ones who make it into adulthood without so much as a cavity, congratulations! But you’re not [...]

2020-03-25T09:07:39-04:00March 25th, 2020|

When to Start Orthodontic Treatment

Think Your Child is Too Young for Orthodontic Treatment? Think Again Parents are often surprised when we recommend assessing their young child for orthodontics. Maybe they believe the common misconception about waiting for adult teeth before considering braces or other orthodontic procedures. But the [...]

2020-03-18T07:06:39-04:00March 18th, 2020|

DIY Dental: Don’t Believe the Internet. Unless You Read it Here

Gambling with DIY Dental It’s amazing that there are so many people willing to believe what they read on the internet. Yet often enough we see patients in our practice who have been using home remedies and natural products to do DIY dental. They [...]

2020-03-23T07:22:17-04:00March 11th, 2020|

The Less Obvious Benefits Of Straight Teeth

Here are some of the less obvious (but More Important!) ways that straight teeth will help you! Braces aren’t just for teenagers anymore and straightening crooked teeth with braces or Invisalign is becoming more and more common among adults. However, the reason for doing so [...]

2020-05-20T09:48:47-04:00March 4th, 2020|

Isn’t Brushing Your Teeth a Simple Thing?

It's All About Brushing Your Teeth You learned about the importance of brushing your teeth as a child and have been doing it (at least twice a day, right?) ever since. You would think that with so many years of practice that we would all [...]

2020-05-20T09:46:35-04:00February 26th, 2020|

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