frequently asked questions

Q: Are Simpli Dental’s prices for dental treatment in Calgary actually low?

A: A dental clinic can charge prices at their own discretion., Many choose to follow the suggested fee guide provided by the Alberta Dental Association. Simpli Dental’s fees range from 10-50% less than those in the Provincial suggested fee guide.

Q: With lower prices, does that mean lower quality?

A: No, our materials and techniques are the same as those traditionally used by our dentists in other clinics that do not follow the low-cost model. But we’ll let you be the judge of that!

Q: Do you direct bill my insurance?

A: Yes, we do! If we have your insurance information on file and your provider accepts electronic submissions, we can send your claim to the insurance provider from our office. In an effort to keep our prices as low as possible, we offer a reduced fee guide to those who choose to pay at the time of service and the insurance company reimburses them. We do this because coordinating delayed payment results in the need for increased staff and higher costs. ​

Q: Do you offer financing?

A: Yes, we work with iFinance, a third-party financing provider to make sure you are able to afford the dental treatment you need. To apply click here.

Q: How do I book a dental appointment in Calgary?

A: You can book an initial appointment through our online booking link, texting, calling or emailing our office. You can then book follow-up appointments at our clinic or online. It won’t be as quick as booking online, but you can also phone our office and leave us a voicemail or text us and we will get back to you.

Q: Why is that sometimes Simpli Dental does not answer my phone calls?

A: We’re a pain in the mouth, we get it, but it all helps our patients save money. We rely on technology and don’t have a receptionist tending the phones in every clinic. This allows us to deliver the lowest price possible. If you leave us a voicemail, send a text to our office number, or email to reception@simpli.dental, we will be sure to get back to you as soon as possible.

Q: Why does a dental office smell?

A: Because we’re clean! Disinfectants used in dental clinics have improved over time and many of the “dentist smelling” ingredients have been removed to help eliminate that well-known scent!

Q: Will I ever enjoy going to the dentist?

A: Likely not, but we’ll try to make your visit pleasant, pain-free, and affordable.