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Does Fluoride Toothpaste Prevent Cavities?

Does Fluoride Toothpaste Prevent Cavities? I’ve dedicated my life to taking care of children’s teeth, so when I say that kids should use fluoride toothpaste, you can take that to the bank! Parents want the best for their kids, and many have been wary of fluoride due to the rumors, stories, and reports that have been around for years. However,
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Aromatherapy in Mt. Pleasant

Aromatherapy in Mt. Pleasant Many people experience dental-related anxiety, and children are not immune. With the masks, gloves, and metal tools prodding their mouths, you can’t blame kids for being a little nervous. That’s why our pediatric practice in Mt. Pleasant incorporates aromatherapy with essential oils in order to
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Tongue-Tied in Mount Pleasant: A Look at Frenectomies

Tongue-Tied in Mount Pleasant: A Look at Frenectomies We recently had a family rush straight from the hospital to our pediatric dental practice in Mount Pleasant. Their newborn was “tongue-tied”, and the surgical staff at the hospital was recommending a frenectomy, a procedure that releases or removes the offending frenulum, and they wanted to use
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The Daleyza Hernandez Story

The Daleyza Hernandez Story Last month, we heard about the tragic death of Daleyza Avila Hernandez. It’s any parent’s worst nightmare—a routine dental procedure resulted in the accidental death of a three-year-old child. All they wanted was to fix their daughter’s teeth, but now she’s gone. What happened? Daleyza’s
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Dental Crowns for Children

Dental Crowns for Children Try as we might to protect them, sometimes little teeth need a bit of help. It’s one thing to add a crown to a damaged adult tooth, but do children’s primary teeth really need them? The answer is “yes,” but first let’s learn more about crowns. What Are Dental Crowns? When a tooth is damaged
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11 Low-Sugar Summer Recipes Your Kids Will Love

11 Low-Sugar Summer Recipes Your Kids Will Love When you spend a majority of your time at a pediatric dental office in Mt. Pleasant, you get to know your young patients pretty well. I know kids look forward to the summer because school is out, and they can start having new adventures outside of the classroom. It’s a time for them to explore and
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