Gentle Care

Biocompatibility Testing

Accepting New Patients | Most Insurance Accepted

We provide gentle and compassionate care in a friendly environment. We always focus on evidence based diagnosis, patient education, and working with you to build a treatment plan that aligns with your oral health goals.


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Why Choose Us?


We’re accepting new patients and can help with dental emergencies. Give us a call or send us an email to book an appointment.

Comprehensive Dentistry

We offer a full range of general, family, cosmetic, restorative, and emergency dentistry.

We’re Gentle

We always focus on gentle techniques and use advanced equipment to ensure your comfort.

Insurance & Fees

All of our services are priced competitively and many of our services are covered by popular insurance plans.


Choosing the right materials is crucial for ensuring patient safety and the long-term success of dental procedures. Biocompatibility testing helps to ensure this by evaluating how well dental materials interact with the body’s natural tissues and systems. 

Understanding Biocompatibility Testing

Biocompatibility testing is a comprehensive evaluation performed to assess how dental materials may react within an individual’s unique biological environment. This procedure determines if there are any adverse reactions or sensitivities that could potentially arise from using certain materials during dental treatments. By examining the compatibility of various dental substances against human tissues, these tests help dentists make informed decisions regarding which products are suitable for specific patients.

What To Expect

During a biocompatibility test session, you can expect a thorough evaluation of your body’s response to different dental materials. The test will begin with the collection of tissue or blood samples. After collection, the dentist will send the samples to specialized laboratories for analysis.

At the laboratory, the testers will expose your samples to common dentistry materials like metals (including amalgam), ceramics, resins, and adhesives. Furthermore, they will observe any potential immune responses triggered by these substances. Based on the results obtained from analyzing your samples’ reactions to different materials, your dentist can determine which options are safe and compatible for use during future treatments.

Benefits of Biocompatibility Testing:

  1. Preventing Allergic Reactions: One significant advantage of biocompatibility testing is its ability to identify potential allergic reactions before engaging in extensive treatments. Some individuals may be hypersensitive or allergic to certain components found in dental materials, resulting in adverse side effects. By conducting these tests, dentists can avoid the use of incompatible materials and find alternatives to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  2. Customization and Personalization: Biocompatibility testing allows for a more personalized treatment approach based on each patient’s biological makeup. This ensures better treatment success rates and reduces the risk of complications associated with using unsuitable dental materials.
  3. Long-Term Durability: Utilizing biocompatible materials significantly enhances the longevity and durability of dental restorations. Compatible substances promote healthy tissue integration, reducing the likelihood of issues such as deteriorating restorations or negative reactions over time.

Who is a Good Candidate for Biocompatibility Testing?

Biocompatibility testing is recommended for individuals who have experienced adverse reactions or sensitivities to dental treatments in the past. If you have had complications like inflammation, infections, or allergic responses following previous procedures, it is crucial to discuss your concerns with your dentist in Houston regarding biocompatibility testing.

Furthermore, patients with pre-existing conditions such as autoimmune disorders may also benefit from this assessment to minimize potential risks associated with incompatible dental materials.

Ready to Embrace Safe and Effective Oral Care?

Whether you have experienced sensitivity before or possess certain health conditions that necessitate additional safety measures, discuss biocompatibility testing options with one of our Houston-based dentists to explore biocompatibility testing options. 

By evaluating the compatibility between different materials and your unique biological profile, we can provide treatments that prioritize long-term success and reduce any possible adverse responses related to specific materials used during procedures.

Insurance & Payments

We believe that high-quality dental care should accessible for everyone. That’s why we accept most major insurance plans and are priced competitively for those who wish to pay out of pocket. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

New Pay-Over-Time Options Available

Our team is proud to now offer Sunbit as a monthly payment option at Dr. Kamila’s practice. Sunbit approves 85% of patients with no hard credit check and no late fees.

Ask us Anything…

Have a question or want to learn more? Give us a call or send us an email, we’d love to get the conversation started.

Our Promise to You

We promise to always put YOU first!

  • We promise to show you what we see with imaging, educate you on your options, and empower you to make the best decisions for yourself
  • We promise to not push unnecessary treatments on you
  • We promise to respect your time and do everything we can to see you within a few minutes of your appointment
  • We promise to be transparent about pricing and insurance coverage
  • We promise to constantly invest time and money into continuing education and equipment to ensure the highest quality of care
  • We promise to always be respectful, polite, and professional
  • We promise to take our time with you on patient education and treatments, we don’t want you to feel rushed
  • We promise to do everything we can to minimize pain and make you feel comfortable
  • We promise to keep our office environment clean, friendly, and up to date with technology
  • We promise to build a world class dental team. Many of our team members have been with us for over a decade!

You’re the Boss

Honest, Non-Pushy Dentistry

Our job is to show you what we see in your mouth, educate you on your options, and let you make the best decision for yourself. We never push unnecessary treatments and always give you options.

Give us a Call!

The first step to better oral health is giving us a call to book an appointment.

Initial Visit

During your first visit we will take some X-Rays and give you a tour of your mouth with our intra oral cameras. Then, we’ll learn about your oral health goals and give you any applicable treatment options.

Next Visit

Once you know what is going on inside of your mouth, you make the treatment decisions that are best for you. We will never be pushy or recommend treatment that you don’t need.


We’ve helped thousands of patients in our community achieve a beautiful, healthy smile! Thank you to all of our patients who have taken the time to refer us a friend or family member and write us a review.

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