Why Choose Our Office

Some Key Items to consider....
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1. Our Commitment to you

We believe that Orthodontics is an experience that is meant to enhance the quality of life.  A great smile improves confidence as well as appearance, and we know that we can change lives and personalities with the work that we do.  One smile at a time.  That is what motivates us every day to get up in the morning and come to the office.   We take our work seriously, but we pride ourselves in doing our job with fun and good humour.

2. We are “Oakville Proud”

Dr. Gwartz has devoted the last 23 years to creating healthy and beautiful smiles in Oakville, full time.  We are proud of our community and it has been a pleasure to have transformed so many smiles in our town.  Our reputation has been built by word-of-mouth recommendations from the thousands of great smiles we have had the pleasure to create.

 3. Experience + Passion + Technology = Excellent Results

Our goal is to give you a unique healthy and attractive smile using an individualized treatment plan to suit your needs.   We listen to your concerns and  use our expertise and years of experience, in combination with the latest technology, to formulate a customized treatment plan that best suits your specific needs.  Our team is passionate about what we do and it shows!

4. We are Specialists

 Dr. Gwartz and Dr. Ho are certified specialists in Orthodontics. This requires additional full time training at the post-graduate level, including research projects, and our orthodontists have obtained  Masters of Science  degrees in Dentistry, in addition to their Doctor of Dental Surgery.  Orthodontics is all we do.  We pay special attention to detail ,and our focus is always on obtaining predictable, healthy, long term results  which we can all be proud of. 

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Our strength is with our people.   Our team is made up of highly trained, experienced and caring professionals who  will do their best to make you feel comfortable and welcome at all times. They are here to make your journey at our office easy and smooth.  We know you will enjoy coming to our office for all of your appointments.

 6. Our Facility

When you visit our office, you will see that we have designed it for comfort, privacy, and safety.  We use the latest technologies, such as computer based imaging, digital x-rays,  3-D scanning- instead of impressions,  state-of-the-art braces, clear aligners and retainers, and follow the required sterilization techniques.  From the moment you check in with our finger scanner, you will experience how we utilize the latest innovations and computer technology  in our practice.

7. We Communicate

We believe that orthodontics is a partnership. Treatment can only be successful when the patient and parents have the information needed to make an informed choice.  We love to teach and explain our treatment plans and philosophy, so that you can make the decisions that are best to obtain that great smile.  We communicate with your family dentist and other specialists regarding your care and dental health, so that you will receive the best of our combined efforts.

8. We Make it Easy and Affordable

We are committed to providing a high quality professional service at a reasonable cost.  We understand that orthodontics requires a significant financial commitment, and we offer convenience payment plans with no interest or service charges.  Our fees are “all Inclusive”., and we will work with you so that you can maximize your entitled insurance benefits.   As consumers ourselves, we understand that fees depend on the difficulty and length of treatment, and vary from office to office.  At Oakville Orthodontics, we feel we provide great value for the level of care , commitment and expertise you will receive, at a fair fee.  With no surprises.  

9. Customer Service

  • Dr. Gwartz and Dr. Ho personally see each patient at every visit.  You see the same orthodontist every time for consistency of treatment
  • We are open for appointments 5 days each week, Monday -Friday
  • Our focus is on the community of  Oakville,  full time, for the past 23 years
  • Patient Rewards program.  Earn points for great prizes.  We want to make it fun  and engage and motivate patients to improve and maintain their home care and braces/aligners.  Enter contests, surveys, play online games to earn points
  • Special events – Patient Appreciation Movie day, Roller Skating Party, etc
  • Appointment reminders can be sent  by email or text
  • Free custom mouthguards for all patients
  • We accept Visa , MasterCard , Interac and direct deposit

The following link highlights a news story by Global News outlining reasons why it is important to choose a certified orthodontist.

Buyer Beware – "Dentists can be trained in Orthodontics, but they are not Orthodontists"