Posts Categorized: Virginia Beach Dentist

What Does Dental Insurance Cover?

Not sure what your dental insurance covers with us? Give us a call and we’ll be happy to help! Many years ago, The Simpsons produced a memorable episode that had Homer and his nuclear plant co-workers striking against Mr. Burns in order to get back the company’s dental plan. The reason Homer led the charge… 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 »

Choosing the Right Dentist for Your Family

When you move to a new town, you have to take care of so many things. You need to make sure your mail forwards to the correct address, and you must familiarize yourself with the area in which you live. Eventually, too, you’ll need to look into finding new places to patronize for the services… 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 »

Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Removed

For some of us, a trip to the dentist seems like an arduous task. If we are lucky, we get through our annual cleanings without hearing bad news, particularly the need to come in for some drilling and fillings. For those of us with wisdom teeth, each trip may cause some anxiety as we wait… 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 »

From Virginia to Central America, a Mission for Healthy Smiles

Source: NORFOLK, VA (11/14/2011)(readMedia)– Because oral health is essential to overall well-being, Physicians for Peace (PFP) will be in Nicaragua Nov. 29 to Dec. 4 to support in-country efforts aimed at improving dental care. Abbey Horwitz, DDS, of Abbey Horwitz DDS and Associates in Virginia Beach, Va., is leading the volunteer mission, which will… Read more »