Health Services

The Directorate of Dental Services has the ability to provide a complete array of dental treatment procedures:

Dental Diagnostics:

Performs exams, sea duty/overseas screening for active duty and for family members

Dental Radiology:

X-ray the teeth and structures of the face/head

Preventative Dentistry:

Performs dental cleanings, annual exams, radiographs, fluoride treatments

Operative Dentistry:

Performs restorations, and dental space fillings

Dental Hygiene:

Conducts oral health education and cleanings

Prosthodontics:

Creates implants, crowns, bridges, veneers, and removable prostheses

Endodontic:

Performs root canal therapy and surgery of the teeth

Periodontics:

Performs gum surgery, maintenance, and implant placement

Orthodontics:

Fits, places, and maintains dental braces 

Oral Surgery:

 Performs tooth extractions and other surgeries of the mouth and jaw

Pediatric:

Specializes in the oral care of children  

Appointments

Appointments for actual dental procedures are predicated on having a valid, current annual dental examination.

Dental Emergencies during business hours will be handled via sick-call. For after-hours dental emergencies, contact the emergency department. All beneficiaries will be seen for a dental emergency.

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