Dr. Schwarzbach grew up in Van Nuys, CA. He attended Van Nuys High School, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from UCLA. Dr. Schwarzbach received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Washington University in St. Louis. Then he returned to the San Fernando Valley to practice general dentistry for several years before entering the graduate endodontic program at the USC School of Dentistry, receiving his endodontic specialty certificate in 1994.
Dr. Schwarzbach has been involved in both dental education and organized dentistry. He has served as president of the San Fernando Valley Dental Society, the Southern California Academy of Endodontics and the San Fernando Valley Alumni chapter of Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity. He also served as an active delegate to the California Dental Association for many years and is a member of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Schwarzbach is a fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International and the Pierre Fauchard Academy, both international honor societies.
Dr. Schwarzbach maintains a faculty position as Clinical Assistant Professor in the graduate endodontic department at USC School of Dentistry for over 20 years.