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Oakville dentist Dr. Agatha Bis offers info about tooth pain, symptoms, self diagnosis, at home care tips, and when it’s time to see your dentist.

Good-bye Sloppy Impressions. Hello to Our Scanner!

If you have ever had dental impressions, you know exactly how messy, uncomfortable, and gaggy they can be. But what you probably didn’t know is that when we take an impression of your teeth, this impression is sent to the lab with their driver, [...]

2020-09-22T20:44:12-04:00September 21st, 2020|

How COVID changed my Cosmetic Dentistry Practice

Six months ago seems like a lifetime away now.  Looking back on how cosmetic dentistry was practiced and delivered to our patients, I am amazed at the number of ways I have changed how we do this now.  In this blog, I will outline [...]

2020-09-07T00:34:16-04:00September 7th, 2020|

Common Treatment for TMJ That May Cause More Harm Than Good

TMJ is the term used for Temporomandibular joint, which is the joint that connects your jaw to your skull.  When this joint is injured or damaged, it can lead to pain, difficulty chewing, clicking and popping, headaches, locked jaw, and other issues. There are [...]

2020-08-10T11:55:50-04:00August 10th, 2020|

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|

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