Alzheimer’s Link to Oral Health Infections

Alzheimer's Link to Oral Health Infections In an article posted in RDH The National Magazine for Dental Hygiene Professionals, "Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the US and the only top 10 disease that cannot be prevented, cured, or even slowed, perhaps until now." Until recently it has been unclear whether gum [...]

By | March 12th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Alzheimer’s Link to Oral Health Infections

Do Root Canals Cause Cancer? Debunking Out-Dated Information

Do Root Canals Cause Cancer? Debunking Out-Dated Information Due to a Netflix documentary released, some patients are asking the safety and validity of root canals, and their possible connection to cancer. According to www.perioimplantadvisory.com, Scott Froum DDS, and Omar Ikram MRD, BDS, FRACDS, have attempted to debunk the accusations made on three levels. Focal Infection [...]

By | March 5th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Do Root Canals Cause Cancer? Debunking Out-Dated Information

Tooth Infection Could Be the Source of Your Chronic Sinus Problems

Tooth Infection Could Be the Source of Your Chronic Sinus Problems Most people will experience sinus related issues at some point, often attributing them to seasonal allergies. When these symptoms are on-going, or return frequently, they are considered chronic and should be addressed by your doctor. Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci at  Reisman Dental Group [...]

By | February 27th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health|Comments Off on Tooth Infection Could Be the Source of Your Chronic Sinus Problems

Dental X-rays and Radiation Exposure: Exposing the Myths

Dental X-rays and Radiation Exposure: Exposing the Myths At Reisman Dental Group in Dallas, Tx, Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci know that some patients have concerns regarding the safety of x-ray radiation exposure. The amount of emission from dental x-rays are one of the lowest doses and are regulated and monitored by the state. Dental x-rays [...]

By | February 19th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health|Comments Off on Dental X-rays and Radiation Exposure: Exposing the Myths

Can Your Teeth Cause Migraines?

Can Your Teeth Cause Migraines? A headache so severe it causes excruciating pain. Millions of people suffer from migraines, and many have no idea what triggers them. Often they are related to 'environmental' factors, such as weather fluctuations, allergies or food aversions. What many people don't realize is that migraine pain may also be caused [...]

By | February 5th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on Can Your Teeth Cause Migraines?

10 Reasons – and Remedies – for Your Bad Breath

10 Reasons - and Remedies - For Your Bad Breath Up to 80 million people have chronic bad breath, according to the Academy of General Dentistry. Besides the negative impact it can have on your popularity, it can be a sign of physical health conditions and diseases. Dr. James Reisman and Dr. Jordana Contrucci at Reisman Dental Group [...]

By | January 29th, 2019|Cosmetic & Restorative, General Health, Home Care|Comments Off on 10 Reasons – and Remedies – for Your Bad Breath

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