Posts Categorized: Kids

Schedule A Family Dental Cleaning After Holiday Sweets

Pecan pie, pumpkin roll, hot cocoa – and we haven’t forgotten about all that candy at Halloween. The holidays can take a toll on your teeth and those of your children, and Drs Horwitz & Dorfman want to help you restore your family’s oral hygiene to pre-Halloween status. As important as annual cleanings are, we… Read more »

Dental Resolutions for the New Year

Don’t you love New Years? Even if you aren’t the type to make resolutions, just the idea of getting through one more year can boost your determination to make the next one better. In January we pledge to lose weight, quit smoking, get off the couch and do more things, all for the pursuit of… Read more »

When Do Babies Start Teething?

As you enjoy life with your new baby, no doubt you look forward to the many “firsts” that soon follow – the first word, the first time rolling over, and the first steps. Some mothers may be mindful of that first tooth, too, especially if breastfeeding is still part of the picture when it happens…. Read more »

Parenting Tips – Teaching Your Child to Brush Their Teeth

Once the baby teeth make their appearance, you know it’s time to get your kids into the routine of brushing them regularly. Especially when your children hit school age, they need to make the time to use their brushes properly at least twice a day – in the morning and before bed, and also preferably… Read more »

Your Child’s First Dental Visit

As your child grows, he/she will enjoy many firsts – the first word, steps, and eventually the first day of school. Somewhere in between, you should definitely plan that all-important first visit to the dentist. You might think, since your son or daughter will eventually outgrow their baby teeth, that it isn’t necessary to come… Read more »