July 28, 2023
Are you an avid flosser? Many of us once in a while skip this necessary habit. Studies show that around 68% of men and women report flossing at least once a week while 20% say they actually never floss. Skipping the dedicated flossing routine can have devastating consequences on your overall dental health and result in expensive dental work in the future. Find out more about 3 major ways flossing helps protect us from gingivitis, tooth decay and enhances our social lives.(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…)
July 7, 2023
Evolution isn’t always tidy and linear. For example, we have smaller jaws than our ancestors thousands of years ago, but most of our bodies haven’t adapted by generating fewer teeth. Two-thirds of us create the same amount of teeth as early humans. These late-developing extra molars are called wisdom teeth and they pose unique oral issues.(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.
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…)
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…)
April 21, 2023
Today’s Shwarts Family Dentistry in Richardson post addresses one of the most feared dental procedures: the infamous root canal.
If you are told that you need a root canal, don’t panic. Your dentist recommends this procedure when it is better for your tooth than the alternatives.(more…)