What do I do if my child chips or knocks out a tooth?

​If your child chips or accidentally knocks out a tooth, acting quickly is very important. Dr. Kimberly has an emergency hotline to call (843.284.6497) even outside of operating hours to make sure...

What to do if your child is grinding their teeth

Teeth grinding, or Bruxism, is something we see quite often at Palmetto Kids Dentistry. It is a common issue with children and one that causes a lot of concern with parents. The majority of kids...

Quality Orthodontic Care and Braces in Charleston, SC

We see so many kids every month and one of the most common questions that we get from parents is where do we get quality orthodontic care. Braces are primarily used to correct bite issues such as...
What do I do if my child chips or knocks out a tooth?

What do I do if my child chips or knocks out a tooth?

​If your child chips or accidentally knocks out a tooth, acting quickly is very important. Dr. Kimberly has an emergency hotline to call (843.284.6497) even outside of operating hours to make sure that everything can be done to save the tooth, prevent infection, and...

What to do if your child is grinding their teeth

What to do if your child is grinding their teeth

Teeth grinding, or Bruxism, is something we see quite often at Palmetto Kids Dentistry. It is a common issue with children and one that causes a lot of concern with parents. The majority of kids grow out of their teeth grinding habit so there’s no need to worry, but...

2 Ways The Tooth Fairy Can Make a Lasting Impression 

2 Ways The Tooth Fairy Can Make a Lasting Impression 

We may not know exactly where the Tooth Fairy comes from, but we do know she’s been rewarding kids that lose their baby teeth for decades. Whether it’s a small gift or a couple dollars under their pillow, kids look forward to seeing what she leaves behind on her...

PKD Coloring Sheet Download!

PKD Coloring Sheet Download!

It's National Coloring Day!   Coloring's not just for kids anymore. Did you know that taking a break to get creative while coloring is a proven stress reducer? To celebrate this day (and stress relief during these trying times!), we thought we'd create our own...

Reopening with Changes due to COVID-19

Dear Palmetto Kids Dentistry families, We want to update you on the changes we are making going forward due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  We have been monitoring the situation carefully and the ADA has issued guidelines for opening our dental offices. We have implemented...

A Note About COVID-19

Dear Families, We understand the concern surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) and the uncertainty of the situation as it is changing daily. Palmetto Kids Dentistry will continue to operate on a normal schedule at this time. We will continue to treat patients that are...

Celebrate Dental Health Month!

February is National Children's Dental Health Month! We have some fun things planned this month, even if you're not yet due for a visit to the office! Join us for a fun event to help beat hunger right here in our own community or enter our Toothbrush Boogie Dance...

3 Healthy Habits for Better Oral Health in the New Year

3 Healthy Habits for Better Oral Health in the New Year

Happy New Year! January is the perfect time to reflect for a few minutes on all we’ve accomplished in the past year and what we can do in the months ahead to make this year even better. Now, we know your new year’s resolutions probably haven’t always included taking...