Dr. Gloria Clarke

Dr. LaTonya Gillespie

Hablamos Español

(404) 344-5000
Located in Greenbriar Mall
Convenient Free Parking

Some Interesting Facts About Dentistry!

  1. The average American spends 38.5 total days brushing their teeth over a lifetime.
  2. People who drink 3 or more glasses of soda each day have 62% more tooth decay, fillings and tooth loss than others. Put down the pop and sports drinks and pick up some nice fresh water instead.
  3. Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body. However, we do not recommend that you use your pearly whites to open bottle caps!
  4. If you don’t floss, you miss cleaning 40% of your tooth surfaces. Make sure you brush and floss twice a day!
  5. If you’re right handed, you will chew your food on your right side. If you’re left handed, you will tend to chew your food on your left side.
  6. Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a million dollars on chewing gum.
  7. More people use blue toothbrushes than red ones.
  8. Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different
  9. The average woman smiles 62 times a day. The average man smiles about 8 times a day.
  10. Kids laugh around 400 times a day, adults just 15 times a day.
  11. Giraffes only have bottom teeth.
  12. 1882 was the year commercial floss was first manufactured.
  13. The most valuable tooth belonged to Sir Isaac Newton. In 1816 one of his teeth was sold in London for $3,633, or in today’s terms $35,700. The tooth was set in a ring! (source: Guinness World Records 2002).

DIRECTIONS

LOCATION

2841 Greenbriar Pkwy. SW
Atlanta, GA 30331

PHONE

(404) 344-5000

HOURS

Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: Appointment Only
Saturday: Appointment Only

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  • (404) 344-5000
  • Mon - Thu 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fri-Sat By Appointment
  • 2841 Greenbriar Pkwy. SW Atlanta, GA 30331