The Directorate of Dental Services has the ability to provide a complete array of dental treatment procedures:
Performs exams, sea duty/overseas screening for active duty and for family members
X-ray the teeth and structures of the face/head
Performs dental cleanings, annual exams, radiographs, fluoride treatments
Performs restorations, and dental space fillings
Conducts oral health education and cleanings
Creates implants, crowns, bridges, veneers, and removable prostheses
Performs root canal therapy and surgery of the teeth
Performs gum surgery, maintenance, and implant placement
Fits, places, and maintains dental braces
Performs tooth extractions and other surgeries of the mouth and jaw
Specializes in the oral care of children
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.