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 [...]

23 08, 2018

Oral Cancer Risk, Among Others, Higher In Women With Diabetes

By | August 23rd, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Oral Cancer Risk, Among Others, Higher In Women With Diabetes

Oral Cancer Risk, Among Others, Higher In Women With Diabetes According to Medical News Today, "That diabetes and cancer are linked in some way is by no means a new idea, but it had never previously been confirmed. Now, a major new study draws a firm conclusion: diabetes raises a person's risk of developing cancer." [...]

21 08, 2018

Foods and Habits That Increase Plaque Buildup

By | August 21st, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Foods and Habits That Increase Plaque Buildup

Foods and Habits That Increase Plaque Buildup Dental plaque is a soft, sticky film of bacteria that builds up on your teeth. These harmful germs cause tooth decay and can lead to gum disease if not removed regularly with brushing and flossing. There are two factors that cause plaque to form on our teeth: the [...]

14 08, 2018

Surprising Link Between Gum Disease and Age-Related Macular Degeneration

By | August 14th, 2018|General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Surprising Link Between Gum Disease and Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Surprising Link Between Gum Disease and Age-Related Macular Degeneration According to a report by Retinal Physician, "Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of irreversible vision loss in the elderly population. Although the exact pathophysiology of AMD is not fully understood, age-associated changes and oxidative stress, resulting in cellular damage, have been [...]

7 08, 2018

Do You Grind Your Teeth?

By | August 7th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health|Comments Off on Do You Grind Your Teeth?

Do You Grind Your Teeth?  Do you often wake up and notice a sore jaw, or a dull headache? Have you been told you grind your teeth while sleeping? You could have a condition called "bruxism". This condition can crack or fracture the teeth, wear away enamel and cause damage to the temporomandibular joints (TMJ). [...]

31 07, 2018

Prevention and Treatment Options For Loose Teeth in Adults

By | July 31st, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Prevention and Treatment Options For Loose Teeth in Adults

Prevention and Treatment Options For Loose Teeth in Adults Although loose teeth cannot always be prevented, measures can be taken to reduce the risk. Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci at Reisman Dental Group located in Dallas, Texas remind patients of the importance of regular dental visits. They know that by maintaining good oral health, many dental [...]

24 07, 2018

How To Treat A Toothache At Home Until You Can See A Dentist: Traditional and Holistic Remedies

By | July 24th, 2018|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on How To Treat A Toothache At Home Until You Can See A Dentist: Traditional and Holistic Remedies

How To Treat A Toothache At Home Until You Can See A Dentist If you've ever had a toothache you know it is no fun! Tooth pain can be excruciating and is typically brought on by a crack or fracture in a tooth or decay. Should you begin to have pain from a toothache that [...]