Dental One Associates of Toco Hills
2882 N Druid Hills Road NE, Suite A, Atlanta, GA 30329

10 Best Dental Care Secrets


The secret is out: good dental care is incredibly simple. All you need to do to have a healthy, attractive smile is follow these 10 easy tips from the best dental professionals:

1.     Find an Affordable Dentist

First, find the best dentist for you. Then, get regular check-ups and cleanings to prevent and treat any problems.

2.     Brush Twice a Day

Brushing freshens your breath, cleans teeth, removes plaque, massages the gums, and helps to prevent gum disease. As part of your at-home dental care routine, brush at least twice every day.

3.     Floss and Use a Mouth Rinse

Brushing is an essential step in proper dental care, but adding flossing and a mouth rinse every day is even better for your dental health. Ask an affordable dentist about the right products for you.

4.     Choose a Toothbrush with Soft Bristles

Always use a soft-bristled toothbrush and brush with gentle, light pressure to avoid eroding the tooth enamel and causing gums to recede.

5.     Trade In Your Toothbrush

The bristles on toothbrushes break down over time, which greatly decreases their cleaning power. That’s why the best dentist experts recommend buying a new toothbrush every three months, or even more often if yours looks worn or you’ve been sick recently.

6.     Rinse When You Can’t Brush

It’s best to brush after every meal. But when brushing isn’t possible, then rinse your mouth with water to wash away the excess food particles that lead to dental decay.

7.     Reduce Sugar

Certain foods and beverages contain sugars that promote tooth decay and lead to many dental care issues. Try to lower the sugar in your diet to improve your dental health.

8.     Quit Smoking

Smoking is a bad habit that’s dangerous for overall health and also causes serious dental care problems. Avoid tobacco to eliminate these health problems.

9.     Ensure Proper Dental Care for Your Kids

Use a fluoride toothpaste and mouthwash for children to make their teeth more resistant to decay and stronger overall. In addition, start taking them to an affordable dentist for regular cleanings and check-ups by their first birthday.

10.  Don’t Let Your Kids Start Bad Dental Habits

Discourage your children from developing bad dental habits, such as sucking their thumb, chewing on toys, and sleeping with a bottle. All of these habits can cause serious dental problems, so stop them if you spot them.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Atlanta, call Dental One Associates of Toco Hills today at (404) 410-7841 or make an appointment.


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Patient Reviews
The hygienist John S had excellent customer service and provided a comfortable environment while receiving dental services!
Christen D.
I like the way Dental One take care of my teeth and the customer service that is always rendered. Thanks for your service!
Janet S.
Timely friendly and well explained treatment
Stefan B.
I have been going to Dental One for over 10 years. The service and staff are amazing
Rodderick N.
Great customer service… no wait time .. I absolutely love Dr.Carter and her staff.
Naima M.
John is awesome, and very detailed in his job. He always gives me tips on how I can improve on my dental care.
Dorothy O.
Dental Hygienist, John, is very thorough and has great customer service skills.
Michelle B.
The dentist really knows what he is doing, Mr. Everett’s staff takes the time to make certain everything is correct and accurate so you can be in and out!
E G.
Very friendly staff. Eased my anxieties of going to the dentist. Very thorough and explained treatment plans and recommendations without making me feel terrible for not having perfect teeth.
Meaghan K.
Great dental office! No one likes the dentist, but the folks at Dental One Toco Hills make it a painless and pleasant experience. Everyone is so friendly and kind, assuaging the fears of even the […]
Erin H.
I have been a patient at Dental One Associates for many years and always appreciate their patient care. I had difficult news a couple of visits ago and I want to thank KESHA particularly for sitting […]
Lyn D.
I have been going to this location to get my teeth cleaned for a few years now. My original hygienist moved to another location so I have had quite a few different ones during my past few cleanings. […]
Jemekia T.
Nice practice with nice staff.
Kristine B.
Great service from competent, friendly professions – timely and at a fair price.
Alena A.
The staff is very knowledgeable about cost/services. I especially appreciated Kesha. She took time to explain my current conditions, suggested treatments and cost effective solutions based on my […]
Keisha T.
Workers were professional and explained billing very well. The service was punctual.
Sara L.
I gladly drive an hour to go to this location because I trust everyone there. Every member of the staff that I come into contact with has always been friendly and professional. My latest visit was […]
Jessica P.
I had an amazing experience with Dental One. Everyone that have worked with me, have been so nice. And the Dentist himself is so nice and very patient.
I had an amazing experience with Dental One. Everyone that have worked with me, have been so nice. And the Dentist himself is so nice and very patient.
This is a timely run facility. As soon as u arrive, you are greeted and someone is already calling you to come to your assigned room. When the assistants come in, they greet you also. there is no […]
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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (404) 410-7841
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