We love Halloween here at McKinney Pediatric Dentistry! Every year around the beginning of October we pull out all the decorations from decorative pumpkins to candy corn wreaths to spooky spider webs! The fun goes on and on! The sweet aroma of spiced pumpkins fills the air as we get in the spooktacular spirit! […]

Bad Breath? Who….Me?

McKinney Pediatric Dentistry

Halitosis or “bad breath” is a common concern that we often get from our parents here at McKinney Pediatric Dentistry. Most parents want to know what causes it and how to get rid of the foul smell coming from their child’s mouth. The most common cause of halitosis in pediatrics is lack of good oral […]

Dental Humor


How About A Little Dental Humor To End The Week? Here at McKinney Pediatric Dentistry we love to have fun! So this week we thought we would change it up a bit and give everyone a chance to be a part of the quirky humor that makes up our office! Q: What does the dentist […]

What Toothpaste Should I Use? What About Fluoride?

                Many parents start off using the clear training toothpaste that has no fluoride.  However, the AAPD actually states that the best practice for children includes “twice-daily use of a fluoridated toothpaste.” To avoid risk of swallowing too much fluoride, the AAPD specifies how much toothpaste to use […]