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Sep 09, 2019, 15:42 ET Atlanta Dentist Elected President Of Georgia Dental Association

Dr. Evis Babo, of Atlanta, took office July 28 as the 151st president of the Georgia Dental Association. Dr. Babo and new GDA state officers and...


Feb 23, 2018, 07:00 ET Most Georgians Feel Good About Their Oral Health

A recent study by the ADA Health Policy Institute found two out of three Georgians feel good about the overall condition of their mouth and teeth....


Oct 27, 2017, 13:05 ET Dentists Weigh in on the Best and Worst Halloween Candy for Your Teeth

With Halloween comes a stockpile of candy that can lead to cavities if you are not careful. When selecting candy, some types can do more damage than...


Sep 21, 2017, 07:30 ET Georgia Dental Association Installs New President

Dr. Robin Reich, a dentist for more than 30 years, was installed as president of the Georgia Dental Association, the state's leading professional...


Aug 30, 2016, 08:00 ET Decatur Dentist Elected President of State Dental Association

Decatur dentist Dr. Ben Jernigan Jr. has been elected president of the Georgia Dental Association, the state's leading professional organization...


Jun 14, 2016, 06:30 ET Georgia Dental Association Honors Outstanding Dental School Graduate And Faculty Member

A graduating dental student and a university faculty member were honored by the Georgia Dental Association during The Dental College of Georgia's...


Apr 04, 2016, 08:30 ET Georgia Dental Association Launches New Campaign, "Because I Saw My Dentist"

The Georgia Dental Association launched today a campaign titled "Because I Saw My Dentist" to educate consumers about the importance of good oral...


Feb 03, 2016, 04:46 ET Too Many Georgians Neglect Their Mouth Says Georgia Dental Association

Over the past decade dental visits for children have increased in Georgia, but dental care among adults in the state is steadily declining, says a...


Oct 01, 2015, 03:26 ET Adult Dental Visits Decline As Dental Emergency Room Visits Rise

Over the past decade more children are visiting the dentist, but dental care among adults is steadily declining. At the same time, dental emergency...


Sep 10, 2015, 04:27 ET Atlanta Dentist Appointed To Legislative Study Committee

Atlanta dentist Dr. Richard A. Smith has been selected by Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle to represent the Georgia Dental Association on the Consumer and...


Jun 12, 2015, 08:00 ET Georgia Mission of Mercy Provides Dental Care to Thousands in Need

WHAT: Georgia dentists from across the state will donate their time and expertise to provide dental care to thousands of adults in need through the...


Dec 12, 2014, 11:55 ET Georgia Dental Association Announces New Hires

The Georgia Dental Association (GDA) announced the addition of three new staff members to further expand the association's dental health education...


Oct 29, 2014, 02:02 ET Georgia Dental Association Offers Candy-Eating Tips to Keep Cavities At Bay

Halloween is around the corner, which for many children can mean a stockpile of sweets that put them at risk for cavities. To reinforce good oral...


Jan 15, 2013, 12:13 ET Workforce Census: No Dentist Shortage in Georgia

The Georgia Dental Association (GDA) has long contended that there is no shortage of dentists or dental hygienists in Georgia. Now, a workforce...