August 4, 2023
Dental patients in the Dallas area may wonder what would happen if they didn’t seek quality dental care on a regular basis. The answer isn’t pretty.
A common result of untreated cavities are abscesses. A tooth abscess is an infection near the root of the tooth or between the gum and the tooth. This collection of pus can be very uncomfortable, either causing a shooting pain or a dull throbbing pain. You may also experience bad breath, fever, swollen neck glands, and feelings of general discomfort associated with the infection.(more…)
July 21, 2023
Small things can raise your Dental IQ and benefit your smile. One simple lesson involves bacteria, and everyone’s mouth has a lot of it.
But, don’t worry, bacteria per se isn’t the problem. The critical thing is the balance of bacteria. This is where brushing and flossing come into play. Brush and floss properly each day and you will have a better chance of keeping the appropriate balance.
This is yucky to think aboutbut it’s a good idea to store your toothpaste as far away from the toilet as you can. Also, close the lid of the toilet before you flush.(more…)
June 30, 2023
When it comes to preparing for oral surgery, the valued patients of Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson are given 6 critical directives to get them through from start to finish.(more…)
June 23, 2023
Going to the dentist in North Dallas is often considered to be a dreaded task for many people in Texas. However, a good dentist can make all the difference in how you view your dental visits.
We came up with ten great reasons to love your dentist and visit often. Here they are:(more…)
June 16, 2023
Hi, I’m Ellis Shwarts of Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson. If you are one of my patients, welcome back. If this is your first visit, I appreciate you stopping by.
My consistent team and I love taking care of our valued patients in the North Dallas area.
Today’s article is for smiles that are overdue for a cleaning and exam.
June 9, 2023
Many North Dallas dental patients are turning to metal-free dentistry. Instead of amalgam fillings, they choose composite and porcelain restorations. Non-metal fillings and crowns can be matched perfectly to your natural tooth color. Some men and women are sensitive to the metals used in standard fillings. Non-metal materials can prevent potential tooth sensitivity.(more…)
June 2, 2023
Do you have an extracted tooth?
If the tooth had been aching, it may have been a relief. Unless, of course, it was in the front of your mouth and now the gaping hole shows every time you smile. Ignoring it is extremely challenging because your tongue can’t leave the gap alone.(more…)
May 19, 2023
Most dental patients know that cosmetic, restorative, and orthodontic dentistry procedures improve your teeth. There are treatments to reshape teeth, straighten teeth, correct damaged teeth, whiten teeth, and replace missing teeth. But what about your gums? Do you realize how integral your soft tissues are to the overall appearance of your smile?(more…)
May 12, 2023
Every stage of life has its benefits and drawbacks. For example, in our golden years, we may enjoy traveling, more free time and grandchildren. However, most North Dallas retirees do not welcome wrinkles, limited mobility or dental dilemmas.
Fortunately, your smile can be healthy and pleasing throughout your life. With cosmetic and restorative dentistry, you can have a youthful smile at any age.(more…)
May 5, 2023
A toothache is probably the most common dental problem. However, they have multiple causes. A toothache can come on gradually–or attack with full force.(more…)