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995 Baxter Street,
Athens, GA 30606
(706) 871-4260

1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy #110,
Athens, GA 30606
(706) 395-0173

680 US Hwy 29 N #240,
Athens, GA 30601
(706) 395-4047

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The Importance of Preventive Dental Care

Enjoying the benefits of a vibrant smile in tip-top condition is not something to be taken for granted. To maintain optimal oral health requires establishing an effective oral hygiene regimen at home along with making periodic visits to your dentist for a program of preventive care.

The following are helpful recommendations:

  • Making a Commitment to Routine Checkups and Teeth Cleanings at the Dentist
  • Maintaining an Effective Oral Hygiene Routine of Tooth Brushing and Flossing at Home
  • Avoiding Harmful Oral Habits
  • Eating a Balanced Diet
  • Limiting Sticky, Sugary Sweets
  • Fluoride Treatments
  • Dental Sealants