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15 Castlemaine St

Athlone, Ireland


Dental Hygiene

Gum disease is the most significant cause of tooth loss in adults. 80% of Irish people suffer from some form of gum disease.
Athlone Dental is a dental hygiene led practice and advocates preventative dentistry where oral healthcare measures such as regular cleaning and check ups can curtail significant dental issues. We are primarily focused on gum health – working with patients to take better care of their teeth and gums in our clinic and at home.

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I had my 6 monthly visit today with refellia the hygienist she is a lovely kind caring person.i would highly recommend this practice 5 star service the staff are very helpful thank you

Dental Hygiene FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers
Brushing and flossing twice a day will keep your teeth clean and healthy. Regular visits to your dentist will also help keep your dental heath in good order. Every mouth is different. We’re happy to advise you on your oral hygiene regime and get you started with professional cleaning.
It is recommended to have a hygiene appointment every 6 months. For some people with advanced gum disease the recommendation is to have hygiene appointments more frequently.
If the bristles on your toothbrush are not straight, then it is time to change that toothbrush. The average time span of a toothbrush is 2 months.
A hygiene visit with the dentist and an exam costs €80. If you are PRSI qualified, you can have your teeth cleaned for €15.
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