18 12, 2018

Answering All of Your Questions About Dental Veneers

By | December 18th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, Home Care|Comments Off on Answering All of Your Questions About Dental Veneers

Answering All of Your Questions About Dental Veneers You've heard it said that money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a beautiful smile! Dental veneers can be a perfect solution to achieving straight, pearly white, even teeth. But they come with a cost, so it's important to do your research so that [...]

4 12, 2018

Name That Tooth! Getting To Know Your Smile

By | December 4th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Name That Tooth! Getting To Know Your Smile

Name That Tooth! Getting To Know Your Smile Did you know that your teeth start developing before you are born? Although they are not visible, and they don't start erupting until several months after birth, the tooth buds are already present in your jaw. It was once believed that men had more teeth than women. [...]

27 11, 2018

The Anatomy Of A Tooth

By | November 27th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on The Anatomy Of A Tooth

The Anatomy Of A Tooth Our teeth are the hardest substances in our body and they play a very important role in our daily lives. They aid in speech and chewing and help to form our facial features. By knowing more about them, we can better understand the importance of taking care of them. According [...]

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 [...]