What Are the Different Types of Restorative Dentistry?

What Are the Different Types of Restorative Dentistry? We know we should brush our teeth twice a day and floss each day, but even with great home care we are prone to cavities, chipped teeth, or imperfect smiles. That's why it's also important to visit your dentist at least twice a year. They are able [...]

By | January 3rd, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on What Are the Different Types of Restorative Dentistry?

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 [...]

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

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, [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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). [...]

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

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 [...]

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