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Dental Care Made Affordable

With the rising cost of healthcare and most recently, unemployment related of the pandemic, many individuals will sacrifice basic preventative care, such as cleanings and checkups simply because they lack insurance benefits.  The Horizon Plan is dental care made affordable.  It is a dental discount plan for uninsured patients and their families offered exclusively through

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Dentistry is “Essential Health Care”

A new interim policy from the American Dental Association (ADA) states dentistry is an “essential health care service” , reaffirming that oral health has long been recognized as an integral part of overall health. Because they consider dentistry an “essential health care service,” that means that even during a pandemic, routine and preventative care is

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Dental Health is Important to Overall Health

Covid-19 pandemic has changed many things especially healthcare, but maintaining good oral health remains very important for your overall health. Due restrictions on dental offices during the Covid-19 shutdown, many patients missed their routine cleanings and other non-urgent, but necessary, treatments. It is important for them to get back on track soon rather than later to prevent future dental problems or unexpected emergencies.

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University of Scranton Seniors Hosted by Horizon Dental Care

Dr. John Evanish III, President and CEO, Horizon Dental Care, recently hosted a career night for the Pre-Dental Graduates and members of the Health Professions Organization from the University of Scranton. The students were recognized for their academic achievements and then had the opportunity to tour Horizon Dental Care.

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Don’t Let Lack of Insurance Lead to Poor Oral Health

There is a direct correlation between dental benefit coverage and the likelihood that someone will seek and receive dental care. Like most problems, dental issues, rarely fix themselves. By delaying treatment, patients risk more extensive, more painful, and often more expensive treatment later.

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