Tooth Fillings – Amalgam vs. Resin Composite

Advances in dental technology has made it possible to achieve tooth restorations that look, feel, and function much like our natural teeth. However, many dentists and patients still rely on traditional silver amalgam fillings to restore teeth that have succumb to decay. In terms of aesthetics, white composite resin is the obvious choice. However, amalgam fillings are typically more durable. …

Dental Phobias and Sedation Dentistry

Some people don’t outgrow their fear of the dentist, even as adults. It’s nothing to be ashamed of, in fact, 15 percent of all Americans have experienced some form of extreme dental anxiety within their lifetime. If your fear of sitting in the dentist’s chair is preventing you from attending regular checkups or making an appointment for surgery, your oral …

Why a Dental Implant?

  Dr. Schwartz is an advocate for dental implants, not only does he recommend them to replace missing teeth, he also specializes in placing the dental implant. This means that you can have all of your treatment taken care of in one same convenient place.   Dr. Schwartz prides himself on providing excellent dental care from start to finish! So what is a Dental …