Dr. James Schwartz, D.D.S.


Dr. Schwartz comes from a large family which relocated to Greensboro, NC during his college years. As a result, he has many relatives in the Greensboro/Charlotte area. Prior to moving to Greensboro, Dr. Schwartz graduated from high school in Northern New Jersey. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. Upon graduation from Muhlenberg, he attended Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia where he earned his dental degree. Immediately following dental school, Dr. Schwartz took a commission in the US Navy Dental Corps. Always serving with the US Marine Corps, he did a short stint at Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, NC, before serving an extended tour with the Marines at Quantico, VA. Following his Navy commitment in 1987, Dr. Schwartz opened a dental practice in Stafford County, just north of Fredericksburg, VA. With a mission statement of providing quality dentistry and making himself available to the needs of the community, the practice quickly grew. When Dr. Schwartz left Virginia to move to Charlotte, the practice had grown to a three dentist, 16 chair office and was the largest dental office in the county. Dr. Schwartz was an active provider of volunteer dental services for over 15 years at the Moss Free Clinic in Fredericksburg. He was active in multiple Stafford County committees and served on the Stafford County Planning Commission.

Dr. Schwartz is a member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, and American Orthodontic Society. He has extensive experience in major restorative dentistry including implants, oral surgery to include wisdom teeth extractions, root canals, orthodontics, and sedation dentistry.

Dr. Schwartz has always believed that continuing education is essential to provide his patients with the most up to date dentistry possible. Through his entire career he has attended numerous courses on an annual basis

Along with his wife Bernadette, they have raised five children. Their son, Luke a recent graduate of Wake Forest University and current resident of Bowman Gray Medical School. Dr. Schwartz has spent much of his free time over the past 20 years restoring an antebellum plantation home in Stafford County, Virginia. He is an avid skier and also enjoys golf.

At Carolina Dentistry @ the StateLine, patient education is our primary mission. Our goal is to fully inform patients as to the condition of their oral health. Once the patient is fully apprised, we review the possible alternative treatments available. Using some of the latest technology dentistry has to offer, patient treatment is performed in a compassionate, professional manner.

Dr. Schwartz is a very skilled dentist. I wasn’t looking forward to having a cavity filled but I know I’m in good hands with Dr. Schwartz. His staff is friendly and efficient and I’ll be a patient for a long time.Peg C. 6/24/16

Compassionate dental care, where we work to fully educate you as to the condition of your oral health. We then explain to you all of your treatment options.