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  • NORTH GEORGIA HEALTH DISTRICT SERVICES

    NORTH GEORGIA HEALTH DISTRICT SERVICES

Children's Dental Health

Personal Service

Progressive public health efforts in Canton, Chatsworth, and Dalton clinics provide dental care, hygiene, assessment, education and treatment for children between the ages of 3 and 19. Special focus are children who have had limited or no access to dental care. Dentists travel to Murray and Gilmer Health Departments to provide services.

 

Preventive and Clinical Services

  • 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

 

How to get a Dental Appointment

Call your local clinic to schedule an appointment. If we do not travel to your county you may call the Whitfield County clinic for 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 any significant Medical Conditions 
  • 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)

 

Payment Information

  • Medicaid Insurance
  • Private Dental Insurance accepted
  • PeachCare
  • Private pay (major credit card)