East Central Health of Georgia

East Central Health District

Dental Services

dentalsmileOur Vision

The vision of Georgia Oral Health is to provide complete dental care for children and limited care for adults who

  • cannot access a private dentist
  • do not have the financial means or transportation to go to dentist
  • have no local dentist who will see them or accept Medicaid/Peachcare

Dental services offered @ ECHD Check-ups, Cleanings, Fluoride Treatments, Sealants, Fillings, Extractions, X-rays

Who is eligible to receive dental care?

  • Children under 21 years of age
  • Pregnant women
  • Adults on an emergency basis
  • Employees and their immediate families

How much does it cost

  • Fees are based on income
  • We accept Medicaid/Peachcare

Where are the Dental Clinics?

  • Richmond Co. Health Department, 950 Laney Walker, Augusta (706-721-5891)
  • Wilkes Co. Health Departments (Excluding summer months)

What’s new in East Central Public Dental Health program?

  • Fluoride Varnish – improved protection from decay (fact sheet)
  • Employee Care
  • Care for employees, their spouses & their children at Richmond Co. Clinic
  • Basic dental treatment

What other dental programs does Public Health offer?

  • Dental Health Education for 1st, 3rd,and 5th graders
  • Fluoride Mouth Rinse Programs in Rural Schools

What are mobile dental clinics?

  • Trailers that are a fully functioning dental office
  • Child friendly staff & decorations make it easy to complete dental care on elementary school children
  • They move from school to school treating the children in most need

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