Our Practice

Since 1957, The Moore Family has been serving the dental needs of the Charleston Tri-County area. Our practice philosophy has always been based on a comprehensive approach to creating optimum dental health for our patients. We strive for excellence in attention to individual patient care and customer service.

Our practice is committed to helping you maintain your teeth for a lifetime. Please take some time to review our services on this website.  We look forward to helping you with all your future dental needs

Meet Dr. James Moore

Born and raised on James Island, Dr. Moore graduated from Bishop England High School and The Citadel. Dr. Moore received his dental degree from The Medical University of South Carolina. Upon graduation, he joined his father, Dr. William Moore, in his practice of dentistry on James Island. Since 1987, Dr. Moore has been taking care of the dental needs of the James Island community.

To maintain current in the fast developing dental field, Dr. Moore has continued his passion for learning by attending many dental seminars throughout the United States. They include the L.D. Pankey Institute for Dental Learning in Miami, Florida; The Dawson Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida and Chesapeake, Virginia; The Zimmer Implant Institute in San Diego, California; and The Piper Education and Research Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. Dr. Moore is a member of the South Carolina Dental Association and The American Dental Association.

Dr. Mason Wade

Meet Dr. Mason Wade

Dr. Mason Wade grew up on James Island and graduated from Porter Gaud High School. He received a Bachelors of Science degree from Furman University and then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Wade is committed to continuing his education and staying up to date on the latest training. He has recently attended lectures and courses through the Dawson Academy in St. Petersburg, FL and Chesapeake, VA. He also participates in collaborative learning with other local dentists and specialists through the local Panky Institute Study Club. Dr. Wade is a member of the the America Dental Associate and the South Carolina Dental Association.

Dr. Wade is thrilled to join the practice with Dr. Moore and continue to provide comprehensive care to existing and new patients. Dr. Wade lives close to where he grew up on James Island with his wife, Katie, and son, Leland. As a family, they share their love of the low-country, spending their time with family and friends, and are never far from the water.

Our Staff


Dental Hygenist

Originally from the Northeast, I have lived in Charleston since 2003. Dental Hygiene is a second career for me. Outside of work I enjoy hiking, camping, yoga and reading.


New Patient Coordinator

As a registered dental hygienist for the past 14 years, I wear many hats at Moore Family Dentistry: new patient coordinator and insurance expert. Originally from Florence, SC, Charleston is now my home. I have one beautiful son named Wyatt who keeps me on my toes.


Dental Hygenist

I am a native of Charleston and originally worked for Dr Moore’s father, Dr William Moore. Recently, I returned to work for Moore Family Dentistry. I enjoy spending time with my husband and two children.


Dental Hygenist

I moved from Indiana to Charleston in 2001 and have been with Moore Family Dentistry since 2007. I work as a dental hygienist and dental assistant. My husband and I have a beautiful, spunky, little girl.