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Don’t Waste Your Time With Bonding

Veneers are the long term option instead of Bonding Bonding and veneers are popular cosmetic procedures used to correct damaged, discoloured or misshapen teeth. A lot of people think that bonding and veneers are essentially the same thing. Many people come into our office [...]

2020-02-05T14:21:06-05:00February 5th, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – Ignoring The Gums

Keeping the Gums Healthy Means a  Healthy Smile Cosmetic dentistry is more popular than ever, and people want to improve their smile to boost their confidence and change their look. One of the aspects of smile design that people and dentists sometimes overlook is the [...]

2020-01-29T09:49:57-05:00January 29th, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – Whiter Teeth vs Natural Colour

50 Shades of Whiter Teeth Our last several blogs have covered a few of the common cosmetic dentistry mistakes that cause smile makeovers to end badly. In this blog, we’ll talk about one aspect of cosmetic dentistry that seems simple but can have a huge [...]

2020-01-22T08:12:18-05:00January 22nd, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – Forgetting About Para-Function

How Grinding Teeth Can Derail Cosmetic Treatments Our last several blog posts were meant to educate both dentists and patients about the six most common cosmetic dentistry mistakes that can cause restorations, such as dental veneers, to go off the rails. These mistakes can result [...]

2020-01-15T16:05:26-05:00January 15th, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – Dental Restoration Materials Matter

The materials used in cosmetic dentistry have come a long way since the late 1920s when the first veneers (which were really more like removable acrylic tooth caps) began appearing in Hollywood. Since then, the research and advancement in porcelain, resins and bonding materials in [...]

2020-01-07T13:14:42-05:00January 8th, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – How to Prevent Leaky Veneers

Mistake #2 Discolouration Caused by Leaky Veneers Microleakage or the black stain that can be seen around the gumline and under the porcelain layer after cementation of veneers occurs more often than people realize. There are a few factors that can cause microleakage or leaky [...]

2020-01-03T09:01:26-05:00January 2nd, 2020|

Common Cosmetic Dentistry Mistakes – How to Prevent Smile Design Gone Wrong

Smile Design Makeovers Are Becoming Commonplace Cosmetic dentistry is becoming more and more common as patients seek solutions to fix misaligned teeth, discoloured teeth, deterioration of old dental restorations and a general desire to improve the look of their smile. Teeth whitening, bonding, and porcelain [...]

2020-01-02T16:03:38-05:00December 27th, 2019|

Dr. Agatha Bis Looks at the Benefits of Botox

What are the Benefits of Botox from a Dental Perspective? When we say “Botox,” you likely think of a procedure that has been recognized and used for the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles for decades. However, dental professionals offering cosmetic dentistry services are now [...]

2019-12-30T11:10:00-05:00December 18th, 2019|

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