When your child is due for their first (or next) visit to the dentist, you want to make certain you're visiting a Huntington-area dental professional that is certain to provide impeccable care AND help put them at ease about the entire process.
Dr. Howard W. Schneider, Pediatric Dental Specialist is Huntington’s most experienced Pediatric Dentist with over 27 years of experience - and his office will strive to provide your child with the best preventive, restorative and interceptive orthodontic care possible. Dr. Schneider 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 your child get a timely start, Dr Schneider's office even offers complimentary examinations for infants and toddlers up to 24 months of age.
The entire dedicated team at Dr. Schneider's convenient Huntington Village location believes that forming an early partnership between parent, child, and dental office is the key to developing good oral hygiene habits that will last a lifetime. Their ultimate goal is to guide your child to to adulthood with a healthy smile and a healthy attitude towards dental care. Nothing brightens your day like a child's smile. Let Dr. Schneider and his capable team help brighten theirs.
A Friendly and Positive Dental Experience for your Child in Huntington Village, New York
At the office of Dr. Howard W. Schneider, Pediatric Dental Specialist, their goal is to ensure that both you and your child have a very positive, friendly and comfortable dental experience. Everyone on the team loves children and realizes the impact the initial dental visits have on a child. They do their very best to make sure that children leave the office with a very positive and enthusiastic feeling for dentistry and without any apprehension of returning for future visits.
Dr Schneider and his team are extensively trained in all aspects of pediatric dental care, including treating children with special needs. Their dental hygienists have over 100 years of combined experience and they are all continually honing their skills by attending continuing dental education seminars.
Meet the Doctor: Howard W. Schneider, D.D.S.
Dr. Howard 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 27 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 Vice President of Operations & Programing at Temple Beth El of Huntington; President of Dentists for a Better Huntington, a group which raises funds for Huntington area community charities; and he participates in 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. In addition to presenting programs to other dentists on Pediatric Dentistry and fluoride, 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 and Co-Chair of their Give Kids a Smile Event. He and his staff are continually honing their skills in pediatric dentistry by attending professional continuing education classes.