• The North Georgia Health District offices in Dalton and Health Departments in Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield Counties will be CLOSED on Monday, April 24th for a State Holiday. This also applies to all Environmental Health, WIC and Children's Medical Services. Normal hours of operation will resume the following day.

Whitfield County Health Department

  • Jackie Jimenez receives 10 year Service Award
    Jackie Jimenez receives 10 year Service Award
  • Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
    Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
  • Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
    Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
  • Kathy Mathis receives 5 year Service Award
    Kathy Mathis receives 5 year Service Award
  • Susan Relaford receives 10 year Service Award
    Susan Relaford receives 10 year Service Award
  • Renee Smith receives 10 year Service Award
    Renee Smith receives 10 year Service Award
  • Jackie Jimenez receives 10 year Service Award
  • Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
  • Judith Ruedas receives 5 year Service Award
  • Kathy Mathis receives 5 year Service Award
  • Susan Relaford receives 10 year Service Award
  • Renee Smith receives 10 year Service Award

Whitfield County Children's Dental Health Services

Progressive public health efforts at the WCHD state of the art dental clinic provide dental care, hygiene, assessment, education and treatment to children of Whitfield County between the ages of 3 and 19. Especially targeted are children in Whitfield County who have had limited or no access to dental care.

Preventive and Clinical Services Include:

Routine cleanings, exams, x-rays operative (fillings) and extractions
Sealants
Space maintainers
Pulpotomy (Baby tooth root canal)
Dental health programs for school and community groups
Dental screening and referral services
Emergency care
Free language assistance

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

How to get a Dental appointment
The Parents of Children call our clinic at 281-2206 to schedule an appointment.

What to bring with you
Current Medicaid Card
Any documents pertinent to guardianship of a child under 21 years old
A copy of previous dental records and x-rays, if new to the clinic
Information regarding a significant Medical Condition
A current list of Medications
Identification or Driver's license for adults
Social Security number
Proof of income (i.e., recent pay stubs, bank statement or other document that shows current income)

How are services paid for?
Medicaid Insurance
Private Dental Insurance accepted
PeachCare
Private pay

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