State Fact Sheet
Children's Dental Health: Georgia
- May 11, 2011
- Children's Dental Policy
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Georgia is still a leader in community water fluoridation, being one of seven states providing fluoridated water to over 95 percent of its residents on public systems. Georgia nearly met the benchmark for Medicaid payments to dentists as a percentage of dentists’ median retail fees last year (59.9 percent), but the state fell 8 percentage points further from that benchmark this year.