16 07, 2019

A Healthy Mouth Does A Body Good

By | July 16th, 2019|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on A Healthy Mouth Does A Body Good

A Healthy Mouth Does A Body Good Researchers are beginning to really understand the importance of our oral health and how it effects our overall health. At Reisman Dental Group, located in Dallas, Texas, our dentists and hygienists offer a higher standard of care. Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci are steadfast about patient care. Their [...]

9 07, 2019

Should I Be Concerned That My Teeth Are Sensitive?

By | July 9th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Should I Be Concerned That My Teeth Are Sensitive?

Should I Be Concerned That My Teeth Are Sensitive? Tooth sensitivity may be common, but it is not healthy. According to www.mouthhealthy.org: "In healthy teeth, a layer of enamel protects the crowns of your teeth - the part above the gumline. Under the gumline a layer called cementum protects the tooth root. Underneath both the [...]

25 06, 2019

How to Floss Properly in Five Easy Steps

By | June 25th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on How to Floss Properly in Five Easy Steps

How to Floss Properly in Five Easy Steps Although there has been some recent debate as to the necessity of flossing your teeth, any dentist or hygienist will tell you: IT'S IMPORTANT! After a combined 50 years in the business Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci have seen first hand the benefit of regular flossing by [...]

18 06, 2019

Dental Hygiene 101: 10 Ways to Better Oral Health

By | June 18th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Dental Hygiene 101: 10 Ways to Better Oral Health

Dental Hygiene 101: 10 Ways to Better Oral Health Dental hygiene and a healthy mouth are often taken for granted, yet they are so important to our overall well-being. There is no shortcut to achieve good oral health, so it's important to set aside time morning and night to give your mouth some attention. Dr. [...]

11 06, 2019

Healthy Summer Snacks Your Teeth Will Love

By | June 11th, 2019|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Healthy Summer Snacks Your Teeth Will Love

Healthy Summer Snacks Your Teeth Will Love Well summer is here, and with that comes many great seasonal fruits and vegetables that are not only great for your body but are also beneficial for your oral health. Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci understand that with the kids out of school for the season, [...]

4 06, 2019

Brushing Your Teeth With Sea Salt and Baking Soda: Trendy, or Time-tested?

By | June 4th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Brushing Your Teeth With Sea Salt and Baking Soda: Trendy, or Time-tested?

Brushing Your Teeth With Sea Salt and Baking Soda: Trendy, or Time-tested? Some people are questioning the safety of using commercial toothpaste. What Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci, at Reisman Dental Group, want you to know is that a key ingredient to these is fluoride, which plays a major role in preventing cavities. So, while it's [...]

22 05, 2019

Be Aware of the Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer

By | May 22nd, 2019|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Be Aware of the Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer

Be Aware of the Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer The good news: the incidence of oral cancers due to tobacco use are on the decline. The bad news: oral and oropharyngeal cancer caused by exposure to HPV-16 (Human Papilloma Virus 16) is on the rise. HPV is the most common sexually transmitted disease in [...]

14 05, 2019

Rethinking the Dental Exam

By | May 14th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Rethinking the Dental Exam

Rethinking the Dental Exam To the average person, regular dental exams are grossly underrated! Yet, they are a critical part of preventative health care. At Reisman Dental Group in Dallas, Texas, we offer a higher standard of care to our patients, knowing the value of achieving and maintaining good oral health. And it all begins with [...]

7 05, 2019

The Benefits of Using Mouthwash

By | May 7th, 2019|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on The Benefits of Using Mouthwash

The Benefits of Using Mouthwash You know that mouthwash will help with bad breath, but what you may not realize is that there are also therapeutic rinses that will do so much more. While nothing replaces regular brushing and flossing, there are many new products that are intended to address specific oral health concerns. If [...]

30 04, 2019

HPV May Lead to Oral Cancer, Making Oral Cancer Screenings So Important

By | April 30th, 2019|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on HPV May Lead to Oral Cancer, Making Oral Cancer Screenings So Important

HPV May Lead to Oral Cancer, Making Oral Cancer Screenings So Important Oral and oropharyngeal cancer are part of a group of cancers commonly referred to as head and neck cancers. Studies now show that HPV is the leading cause of oropharyngeal cancers. Even though oral cancer is largely unfamiliar to the public, the American [...]