Our Mission

We are a professional team dedicated to providing the highest quality dental care. Our goal is to build a long-term relationship of mutual trust through listening to and meeting your needs. We have created a safe environment that exceeds all standards of excellence.

Our diagnosis will be based upon a complete exam. We will educate you of our findings and recommend a personalized treatment plan in which we take into consideration your needs and desires.

We will strive to achieve maximum comfort, function, health, and esthetics. Utilizing the most current technology available, our comprehensive dental care can only be successful with your cooperation.

Dr. James Reisman

A Dallas native, Dr. Reisman received his bachelor’s degree from University of Texas at Austin and his dental degree from Baylor Dental College. He is very active in the dental community and holds membership in the:

Dr. Reisman is married to Karen Cortell Reisman, a professional speaker, author, and speaking coach. They have two children, Courtney and Brett. Dr. Reisman is an avid outdoors man, skier, and gym rat.

Karen and Jim Reisman purchased the beautiful Star Ranch in 2008. Nestled in the Cross-Timber region in the north end of Texas’ famous Hill Country lies this 75 acre working registered longhorn ranch. View the ranch at www.thestarranch.com.

Reisman Dental Group D Magazine Best Dentist 2019

We are honored that Dr. Reisman and Karen were honored along with other selected best dentists at a dentist-centered event hosted by D Magazine in July 2019, because they make a lot of great smiles.

Dr. Jordana L. Contrucci, DMD

Jordana L. Contrucci, DMDDr. Jordana L. Contrucci (pronounced “Con-True-Chee”) prides herself in providing gentle and compassionate care to all her patients. She is dedicated to being understanding, and providing the most honest treatment personalized specifically to each patient’s wants and needs.

Dr. Contrucci was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dentistry has always been a passion for her. Dr. Contrucci knew she wanted to be a dentist since she was nine years old. She graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas with a BA degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry and Anthropology. While at SMU, she was an active member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, Student Senate, and Pre-Dental Organization.

Following graduation, Dr. Contrucci received her doctorate in dental medicine from Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Florida. She graduated at the top of her dental class, receiving many awards and honors. Some include, the Pierre Fauchard Academy Award; and induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Chi Psi Chapter, Delta Epsilon Iota (Academic Honor Society), and Student Clinicians American Dental Association.

Dr. Contrucci is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Dallas County Dental Society. She continues to enjoy learning and applying cutting-edge techniques of dentistry.

Dr. Contrucci and her husband live in Dallas. When she is not in the office, she loves to cook, travel, and go for long runs.

Meet the Team

Pam, Office Manager


A Colorado native, Pam moved to the Dallas area in 2007 with her husband and three boys. Pam’s previous background is in orthodontics where she had spent the last 10 years. She is looking forward to adding to her knowledge of dentistry. Pam enjoys developing relationships while assisting our patients with there scheduling, payments, and financial needs and concerns. Spending time with her family and friends, while enjoying football, swimming and volunteering, keeps her active outside of the office.

Julie, Front Desk

Julie was born in Oklahoma, but got to Texas as soon as she could! Raised in Garland, she now lives in Rockwall with her husband of 25 years, and her daughter Taylor and son Tyler.

Although she has a diverse background in office management, she has spent the last 17 years in the dental industry involved in all aspects of the front office. Her favorite thing is building strong patient relationships while keeping them on track with their dental health.

Outside of the office Julie enjoys volunteering at her church, shopping, traveling and spending quality time with her family and friends.

JoDe, Dental Hygienist


For the past 21 years, JoDe has helped Reisman Dental Group patients achieve optimal oral health through regular flossing and effective brushing. Her patients who don’t floss have a serious guilt complex, so she knows her efforts are not in vain. JoDe earned her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of New Mexico. She thoroughly enjoys our patients, as well as our team.

JoDe is a mother of a house full of energetic boys who are crafty, trouble finding bundles of joy. She and her husband own a mixed martial arts studio in Frisco and keep busy with karate, soccer, and baseball, as well as many other outdoor activities.

Tara, Dental Hygienist

Tara is a native Texan who began a love for dentistry over 15 years ago. She enjoys collaborating with patients to obtain ideal dental and overall health by educating and building relationships. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Oklahoma (Boomer Sooner!), she quickly returned to Texas to start helping her community achieve healthy, confident smiles.

Tara and her husband Max are extremely blessed with their two sets of twins. When not working she enjoys spending time with her rambunctious kids, traveling, reading, and dabbling in the garden on their “mini farm”.

Kandi, Dental Hygienist

Kandi grew up in the East Texas area and completed her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Tyler Junior College in 1994. She has completed numerous hours of continuing education and her love of dental hygiene is seen and felt in the detail she provides for every patient. Kandi has a true passion for patient education and helping individuals achieve optimal oral health.

She and her husband Chris are empty nesters. Together they enjoy running, gardening and spending time with family and friends. Their daughter, Audrey, is pursuing her education at Texas Christian University.

Rocio, Dental Assistant

Rocio has been a dental assistant since 2008.  She enjoys the interaction with patients and the challenges these present in the office.  She has three sons and one daughter with ages ranging from 5yrs to 25yrs of age, making home life fun and interesting.  Watching movies and eating ice cream with her husband Andres is one of her favorite free time activities.

Kathie, Dental Assistant

Kathie has been a dental assistant in the Dallas area for the past 23 years.  She has been fortunate enough to work with some of the best dentists in the surrounding area who have given her a vast knowledge of the many different dental treatments available.  Kathie is the one with the warm caring smile helping you understand the nature of your treatment and making you feel comfortable throughout the process.  She is a certified dental assistant with advanced training in the highest standards available in dentistry.

Originally from Georgia, Kathie currently lives in Collin County with her husband, Jeff and her daughter, Ashley.  She and Jeff both own their own advertising business in Richardson and she spends a majority of her time volunteering for her daughter’s school, soccer teams and the CCCA in Plano.  She loves to spend time with family, friends, traveling, being outdoors and photography.  She has a great passion for life, loves to laugh and loves Carmel Macchiato.  Her favorite color is green.

Dyan, Dental Assistant

Dyan is originally from east Texas but has lived in the Dallas area since 1998.  She currently lives in Nevada, Texas with her husband and 2 beautiful children.  Dyan is a registered dental assistant and has been assisting since 2005.  She loves making her patients feel comfortable and educating them on their oral health.  When she is not working she enjoys watching her kids play their favorite sports, spending time with family, and working in the garden.