Jack Schwarcz, DDS

meet-dr-schwarcz Jack Schwarcz earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan in 1984 and subsequently completed a residency in periodontics at the same institution. He has been in practice ever since.

You might say that academic excellence and Dr. Schwarcz “go way back.” High school valedictorian, he received his baccalaureate degree “with highest distinction” and later won first prize in the University of Michigan School of Dentistry’s research competition.

Dr. Schwarcz demonstrates his commitment to education and clinical proficiency by readily sharing of his time and expertise with others. Since 1985, he has been affiliated with the department of periodontics at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He considers this opportunity to engage in both academic and practical periodontal applications as the most effective way to ensure superior clinical care.

Well respected among his peers, Dr. Schwarcz is associated with several professional organizations, among them the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, and the Oakland and Macomb Dental Society.

An esteemed researcher, Dr. Schwarcz served as clinical direction of a notable research project concerning Metronidazole at the University of Michigan’s Department of oral biology.

Dr. Schwarcz lives in Oak Park with his wife, Gail. They have three beautiful children: Joseph, Aiden, and Gabrell. In his free time, Dr. Schwarcz enjoys golf and hockey.

Memberships

American Dental Association (ADA)
The ADA is the professional association of dentists committed to the public’s oral health, ethics, science, and professional advancement.

American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)
The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is an 8,000-member association of dental professionals specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants. The current membership includes periodontists and general dentists from all 50 states as well as around the world.

Michigan Dental Association
The Michigan Dental Association has more than 6,000 dentist and student members. It’s Michigan’s official source for oral health care, and there to help!