Taking Care if Your Baby’s Teeth

Looking at your newborn, you may be surprised to learn that she already has all of her teeth. In fact, all of us are born with our first set of teeth, which start to erupt after six months. However, taking care of your baby’s smile starts before the first tooth... Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: Endodontics

If you want to improve your smile with endodontic treatments, it is important to be aware of what you can do to keep the inner linings of a tooth safe. Through the use of endodontics, several treatments are available to care for the pulp of a tooth and issues that... Read more »

Healthy Foods for Your Teeth

You probably know that some foods can be bad for your teeth. Growing up, you probably heard that if you ate too many sweets your teeth could rot, or that you should drink lots of milk for strong bones. But did you know that some foods truly can help your... Read more »

Using Mouthwash Daily Can Fight Gum Disease

If you have gum disease, there are things you can do on your own to overcome it. Mouthwash can be a powerful aid in defeating cavities and gum disease, which is why our dentists at Horizon Family Dental Care in Clinton, Maryland, are happy to share mouthwash information with you.... Read more »

A Superb Smile Includes Unhealthy Food Avoidance

How confident are you that your dietary selections are safe and effective for your smile? Do you believe that you're eating right to ensure your teeth are well protected against any dental damage that will arise due to the foods and drinks you eat? If you do believe that there... Read more »

What No One Tells You About Dental Insurance Benefits

Our dentists and our team realize that dental insurance can be both confusing and frustrating at times, so we’re here to answer any questions that you may have to help you better understand how insurance works. If my insurance isn’t going to cover everything, why does it say that the... Read more »

Flossing Can Help Keep Your Gums in Good Health

The presence of hardened tartar on your teeth near the gumline is generally considered to be the leading cause of gum disease. This is often linked to inconsistencies in daily oral hygiene practices. It’s very important to brush your teeth each morning and night, as well as make a conscious... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Horizon Family Dental Care, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »