Dr. Howard W. Schneider, Pediatric Dental Specialist is Huntington’s most experienced Pediatric Dentist with 25 years of experience.
If your children are due for their first (or next) visit to the dentist, then you'll definitely appreciate this Living Huntington promotion that we've partnered with Dr. Schneider for:
$10 for $50 value towards a new patient pediatric dental visit for children aged 2-14 years old. Includes: exam, cleaning and fluoride treatment (usual fee $170). Children 24 months and younger receive complimentary well baby dental visits.
Dr. Schneider's office will strive to provide your child with the best preventive, restorative and interceptive orthodontic care possible. He believes that prevention should start “the younger, the better,” and that dental visits can be happy, fun-filled experiences your child will actually anticipate eagerly. To help them get a timely start, Dr Schneider offers complimentary examinations for infants and toddlers up to 24 months of age.
Dr. Schneider earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree (DDS) from NYU Dental School in 1987 and completed his pediatric dentistry specialty training from Eastman Dental Center in 1989. His specialty training included treating children with special needs, dental phobias, and medically compromising conditions. Dr. Schneider established his practice in Huntington Village in 1990 and has served the Huntington community for over 21 years. He is on staff at Huntington Hospital, since 1997, and is one of the most experienced pediatric dentists on Long Island.
Dr. Schneider and his family live in the Town of Huntington and he is an active member of the Huntington area community. Dr. Schneider regularly presents his dental health puppet show “Take A Brush Break” to local preschoolers and primary school children at nursery schools, public schools and libraries. He is currently President of Temple Beth El of Huntington and served as treasure of his Son’s School’s PTA from 2005 till 2013. Dr. Schneider is an active member of Dentists for a Better Huntington, a group which provides charitable services to the community, and the Family Service League’s Save-A-Smile Dental Program that provides charitable dental services to children in need.
Dr. Schneider is active in his professional community as well. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, and the Suffolk County Dental Society. He actively serves the Suffolk County Dental Society, where he has been on the Board of Delegates/Directors since 1993, and is the Society’s Children’s Dental Health Month Chairperson. He and his staff are continually honing their skills in pediatric dentistry by attending professional continuing education classes.