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…)
July 14, 2023
When it comes to maintaining oral health, many people focus primarily on their teeth.
However, the significance of gum care should never be overlooked. Healthy gums play a crucial role in overall oral well-being and are essential for preserving the stability and longevity of your teeth.
Let’s look at a few reasons why it’s important to take care of your gums…(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 26, 2023
Superficial cuts in the skin vanish without a trace, infections are wiped out with antibiotics, broken bones mend, and inflamed tissues subside. Our teeth, unfortunately, can’t regenerate. Decay can be halted in its progress, but scientists are still years away from actual enamel regeneration. That’s why the team at Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson strongly emphasizes preventative dentistry.(more…)