6 Reasons To Ditch Your Dentures For Dental Implants

Dentures that rest on the gums have a long history in dentistry. But a change is taking place, and these traditional dentures are no longer the only option. At Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson, we offer state-of-the-art, implant-supported dentures. Dental implants are titanium posts that are inserted into your jaw. Within a few months the […]

Considering Dentures? Read This First.

At Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson we get many questions about tooth replacement options. For centuries, dentures were the only way to replace missing teeth. A denture is preferable to being toothless, but dental implants provide many advantages. Before you get dentures, consider the following.

Tooth Replacement For The 21st Century

Not everything was better back in the good old days. Take dentures, for instance. They’ve improved many lives, but there is a better option from Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson: implant-supported dentures. There are two types of implant anchored dentures: removable and permanent. No adhesive is required for either system.

Do I Floss My New Tooth Implant?

After one of our patients gets a dental implant from Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson, one of the first things we discuss is how to care for it. Most patients ask: is it any different than caring for natural teeth? Do I need to change my flossing technique?

Dental Bridge vs Dental Implant

In this post from Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson, we’re going to discuss a common tooth replacement option, dental bridges. While dental bridges have restored smiles for countless, they are not problem-free. Many people with bridges find it impossible to keep them entirely clean, in particular the small areas around the bridge. It can be […]

Hate Your Dentures?

Maybe you have heard about dental implants: how they’ve been called one of the greatest steps forward in dentistry. At Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson, we offer several types of this remarkable technology. A dental implant is a titanium post that is implanted in your jaw. A single post can support a single artificial tooth, […]

How Do Implant Dentures Work?

Many people know that a dental implant is an ideal tooth restoration. Dental implants can also be used to anchor a full set of dentures, like the All-on-4 dentures available at Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson. The first thing to know is that a fixed implant denture is called an “implant-supported” denture while a removable […]