13 11, 2018

Receding Gums and How They Are Treated

By | November 13th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Receding Gums and How They Are Treated

Receding Gums and How They Are Treated We tend to give a lot of thought to our teeth, but how much thought is given to our gums? After all, they play an equally important role in our oral health. Gums cover the roots of the teeth, providing protection and anchoring the teeth in place. Therefore, [...]

6 11, 2018

Five Foods That Can Actually Improve Oral Hygiene

By | November 6th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Five Foods That Can Actually Improve Oral Hygiene

Five Foods That Can Actually Improve Oral Hygiene It's not news to us that foods that are high in sugar are bad for our teeth. But, did you know there are foods that can literally improve the health of our teeth? At Reisman Dental Group, located in Dallas, Texas, Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci remind [...]

30 10, 2018

5 Surprising Things That Help You Live Longer

By | October 30th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on 5 Surprising Things That Help You Live Longer

5 Surprising Things That Help You Live Longer It is probably human nature to think we are going to naturally live a long life and die peacefully in our sleep. As we mature, we understand this will not likely be the case. According to nextavenue.org, there have been recent research studies that show that longevity can [...]

24 10, 2018

Why Mouthguards Are Important to Wear While Playing Sports

By | October 24th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Why Mouthguards Are Important to Wear While Playing Sports

Why Mouthguards Are Important to Wear While Playing Sports It's Fall, school is back in session, and athletics are back in full swing. If your child is participating in sports you may want to consider having them wear a mouthguard. They are an important source of protection for any activity that involves personal contact, falls [...]

17 10, 2018

Tips and “Tricks” for a Mouth Healthy Halloween

By | October 17th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Tips and “Tricks” for a Mouth Healthy Halloween

Tips and "Tricks" for a Mouth Healthy Halloween With summer coming to a close, the holidays are upon us. And first up: Halloween! That magical time when kids dress up in their favorite action adventure, movie princess or scary goblin costume and go door to door collecting sweet treats, making a kid's dream a parent's [...]

10 10, 2018

Identifying Unexpected Symptoms of TMJ

By | October 10th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Identifying Unexpected Symptoms of TMJ

Identifying Unexpected Symptoms of TMJ You, or someone you know, suffers from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder. It is a common condition that can cause jaw pain, headaches, clicking or popping of the jaw, and/or muscle tension in the jaw, neck or shoulders. What is less familiar, however, are a couple of uncommon symptoms. One is [...]

2 10, 2018

Causes of Toothaches, and Symptoms That Should Not Be Ignored

By | October 2nd, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Causes of Toothaches, and Symptoms That Should Not Be Ignored

Causes of Toothaches, and Symptoms That Should Not Be Ignored Sometimes cavities can go undetected until diagnosed by your dentist. Other times they can cause discomfort, or even excruciating pain. Either way, it's important to maintain regular dental checkups so that your oral health can be monitored and, ideally, keep toothaches to a minimum. Dr. James [...]

25 09, 2018

Can Cavities Form Under Dental Fillings?

By | September 25th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, Home Care|Comments Off on Can Cavities Form Under Dental Fillings?

Can Cavities Form Under Dental Fillings? What some people don't realize is that there is a life-expectancy to dental fillings. Whether it is an amalgam (silver) filling or a composite resin (white) filling, they are susceptible to new decay. It is important to maintain regular dental visits so that your dentist can monitor existing treatment [...]

12 09, 2018

Pregnant Women Face Three Times the Risk of Gingivitis

By | September 12th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Pregnant Women Face Three Times the Risk of Gingivitis

Pregnant Women Face Three Times the Risk of Gingivitis Pregnancy is typically a time in a woman's life where there are a lot of exciting changes going on in her body. There are some things, however, that are not so thrilling, like possible morning sickness! With the responsibility of all that comes with pregnancy, Dr. [...]

28 08, 2018

Are Dental Implants Worth the Money? How to Affordably Improve Your Smile

By | August 28th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, Home Care|Comments Off on Are Dental Implants Worth the Money? How to Affordably Improve Your Smile

Improve Your Smile With Dental Implants One of the first things we notice about someone is their smile. So if you lose a tooth, it can not only affect your self-confidence, it can make eating and drinking uncomfortable or difficult. If missing teeth aren't replaced, there could be even more complications over time. Teeth can [...]