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School-Based Dental Sealant Program

Citrus County Health Department

Dental Professionals from the Florida Department of Health in Citrus County provided over 800 dental screenings and nearly 2000 dental sealants during the 2016-2017 school year! These services are provided at no cost to parents or guardians through our School-Based Sealant Program.

To find out when we will be at your school please contact Raquel Gonzalez at (352) 513-6028.

Tips for a Sunny Smile

  • Brush for at least 2 minutes twice a day
  • Replace toothbrushes every 3-4 months or when the bristles start to get frayed
  • Limit eating and drinking sugary food and drinks
  • Floss once a day
  • Avoid using tobacco products (cigarettes, dip, hookah, e-cigarettes)
  • Visit the dentist twice a year for routine cleanings and oral cancer screenings

happy tooth