Drs. Grant and Conger
602 Main Street, Dalton, GA 30720

Learn Proper Tooth Brushing Techniques

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Given that you were taught how to brush your teeth when you were a small child, the suggestion that you need to relearn the proper brushing technique may seem a little bit silly. However, despite the fact that brushing should be a fundamental part of your dental care regimen, you may in fact need a few pointers in order to do it properly. Knowing the right way to brush is essential to keeping your teeth and gums in the best possible condition.

Learning the correct brushing technique when it comes to your daily dental care routine really is the key to maintaining good oral health. The fundamental purpose of brushing is to get rid of plaque and food buildup that can remain after you eat and drink. If plaque is not removed frequently, it calcifies to form tartar. When that happens, only a dental care professional with specialized tools will be able to remove it. Plaque that is allowed to sit on the teeth can also cause cavities, as well as gum disease. For these reasons, it really is important to brush like an expert so you can avoid emergency trips to your family dentistry practitioner.

No matter which dentist in Dalton you choose to see, you are likely to get similar advice about how to correctly brush your teeth. You will probably be urged to make sure that all of the teeth receive attention, and that sensitive teeth or out-of-the-way areas of the mouth are not neglected. Your family dentistry professional will likely suggest that you brush for at least two minutes per session in order to remove as much food debris and bacteria buildup as you can. Lastly, you will certainly be reminded to replace your toothbrush every three to four months to ensure optimal functionality.

Once you have mastered the right brushing technique, you will want to make sure you have the best tools for the job. Conducting research on your own to help you select the right dental care products is a great way to find a perfect fit. Your dentist will also be able to offer affordable recommendations tailored to your unique needs. Ultimately, by achieving the perfect combination of brushing strategy and dental care supplies, you will be able to keep your teeth and gums healthy well into the future.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Dalton, call Drs. Grant and Conger today at (706) 847-4165 or make an appointment.

Drs. Grant and Conger offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Dalton. Our office is conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Drs. Grant and Conger, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Drs. Grant and Conger.

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Patient Reviews
Great safe. They are very sweet and easy to deal with. Dr.Grant is wonderful! He does an amazing job and is very gentle.
Samantha K.
My visit is always pleasant here. ALL the staff is very nice and professional. The office and waiting area are always clean
Sherie C.
Staff very professional and friendly. Highly recommend!
Stacy F.
The dental hygienist was very good and thorough to look at everything. She did not hurt my gums. I really liked Sarah cleaning my teeth.
Sheila Y.
ALWAYS A GREAT EXPERIENCE .
Nathan H.
I would definately recommend dr. Grant and the staff beccause they are very friendly and a great group of people.
Jeffery S.
Great dentist
Aracely M.
Always provides excellent care.
Holly B.
I am not a fan of going to the dentist. At all! But, I felt incredibly comfortable at Grant & Conger DDS. Everyone was so nice and helpful!
Jill C.
Pleasant and friendly staff. My kids were in and out with their cleaning.
Jordan S.
You guys were awesome.
Shayvon J.
Great folks!
Tammy H.
The front office staff is very warm and welcoming. The dentist did an excellent job. I was not in any pain and felt very comfortable.
Kimberly B.
Everyone at your office is always so personable and compassionate! I always have a very positive experience when I come to your office. Thank you all […]
Mary W.
Very professional and on schedule!
Debra P.
Susan is the greatest and was very helpful with my dental hygiene.
Larry D.
Very nice! I thought my appointment was 30 later than it really was and they were so nice about it when I showed up they got me right in! Lady at […]
Amanda P.
Service was excellent. Great staff.
Curtis E.
staff friendly and informative
Chaz H.
Excellent service, as always! Quickly in and out.
Casey B.
Becky is an outstanding hygienist!
David W.
Sensitive and understanding. Took time to explain everything. Great experience with dr. Grant
Philip R.
The BEST dentist office in Dalton!!!!!!
Tommy K.
I was taken back in a reasonable length of time and was seen by the dentist as quickly as I was numb enough to be worked on.
Joan H.
Very happy with my visits, Susan does a very excellent job.
Charlotte H.
Everyone was polite.
Kaitlind C.
Very happy with the service, everyone is very friendly and helpful!!
Joan P.
Very professional and helpul. Explained all the procedures which inabled me to make the right decision.
Richard L.
Friendly, professional service!
James B.
Very Friendly staff!
Brenda L.
Everyone is always so friendly -- feels a bit like home!!!
Donna F.
Fine careing and considerate people, Have used this practice for over 30 years.
James C.
I saw Dr. Sammy Carden and his assistant, Jennifer, for a crown prep. All went very well.
David W.
Very good with my nervous daughter
Ashley O.
Very positive visit and received guidance on future discount for those without insurance
Rick J.
Great and down to earth , skilled at what they do.
Edward S.
Very good service!!
Josalyn S.
Love the staff here! Keep doing a great job!
Victoria C.
Everything in the office is clean and organized. Every time I have an appointment, I am met with a smile and treated with respect of my dental needs.
George H.
Dr. Cardin gave a cowardly patient the best dental experience I have ever had, & that was with a root canal. The office provides a wonderful […]
Jennifer W.
Friendly, professional, prompt, and thorough. Dr. Part and his staff are great! I recommend them to everyone!
Casey B.
Great staff and service. I couldn't be more pleased.
Allan P.
I had a great experience and everyone was so helpful!!
Tierra N.
Fantastic.
Nathan P.
Everyone was very courteous and professional, great atmosphere.
Floyd G.
I have been going here for years, and Dr. Grant and his entire staff go out of their way to make your experience a great one. I wouldn't choose […]
Will P.
Always well organized and professional. Staff is very friendly, knowledgable, and helpful. I enjoy each visit.
Brittney C.
Timely, professional and friendly.
Michael D.
The staff is excellent and they think about the patient .they try to take all the pain away with all procedures how ever they can help.
Jeffery S.
Very quick app. Courteous and professional.
Curtis E.
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  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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