Assistance in Obtaining Oral Health Care



  • Sedgwick County Dental Discount Program Available
     
  • If you are looking for a referral to a dentist in your area, contact the Kansas Dental Association at 785-272-7360 or www.ksdental.org.
     
  • If you are looking for a dental provider that is enrolled in the Medicaid program, use the link to the KMAP website below and click on “Find A Doctor” and search for “Dentist” under provider type.

    https://www.kmap-state-ks.us/Public/Beneficiary/default.asp
     
  • If you have a child that may be eligible for KanCare, dental care will be covered with their medical benefits.  Information on these programs is available at the links listed below:

    KanCare – Medicaid for Kansas |
     
  • If you have limited resources, some safety net clinics will provide dental care at reduced costs based on your income.  Kansas Clinics with dental services are listed below:
     
  • Kansas Safety Net Dental Clinics

    Atwood

    Rawlins County Dental Clinic

    (785) 626-8290

    Baxter Springs

    Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas

    (620) 856-2900

    Coffeyville

    Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas

    (620) 251-4300

    Dodge City

    United Methodist Mexican American Health Ministry

    (620) 227-9797

    Emporia

    Flint Hills Community Health Center

    (620) 342-4864

    Hays

    First Care Clinic

    (785) 623-6210

    Garden City

    United Methodist Mexican American Health Ministry

    (620) 272-0570

    Hutchinson

    Prairie Star

    (620) 663-8484

    Iola

    Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas

    (620) 365-6400

    Junction City

    Konza Prairie

    (785) 238-1829

    Kansas City

    Southwest Boulevard Family Health Center

    (913) 722-3100

    Swope Health

    (816) 923-5800

    Lawrence

    Douglas County Dental Clinic

    (785) 312-7770

    Newton

    Health Ministries Inc.

    (316) 283-6103

    Olathe

    Health Partnership Clinic of Johnson County

    (913) 648-2266

    Pittsburg

    Community Health Center Southeast KS

    (866)396-6788

    Salina

    Salina Family Care

    (785) 826-9017

    Topeka

    Marian Clinic

    (785) 233-2800

    Wamego

    Community Health Ministries

    (785) 456-7872

    Wichita

    E.C. Tyree

    (316) 681-2545

    GraceMed

    (316) 866-2000

    Hunter Health Clinic

    (316) 262-3611


  • If you are a disabled adult and lack income to pay for dental care, you can contact Donated Dental Services (DDS) at 785-276-1900 or http://nfdh.org/.
     
  • If you are looking for help in finding low cost orthodontic care, you may contact the Virginia Brown Foundation at http://www.smileschangelives.org.  Another foundation that will help children receive orthodontic services is Smiles for a Lifetime,  www.S4L.org.
     
  • The First Hand Foundation assists individual children with health related needs when insurance and other financial resources have been exhausted.  For more information www.firsthandfoundation.org.
     
  • If you are interested in being a patient at an area dental or dental hygiene program, contact information is listing below.

Becoming a Patient at a Dental Hygiene or Dental School Clinics

COLBY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
1255 S Range Ave.
Colby, KS 67701
www.colbycc.edu/?m=4&s=69&l=118

 Services at CCC Dental Hygiene Clinic provides:

  • Complete Medical History
  • Extra/Intra oral cancer exam
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Complete periodontal assessment
  • X-rays, as needed
  • Teeth scaled and polished
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Patient Education
  • Sealants

CLINIC LOCATION:  Allied Health Building, Room 808

CLINIC HOURS:  Our clinic is open Monday-Friday during the school year.  We do not have clinics during the summer months.

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: You need to call the clinic at 785-460-5438.  Your name will be placed on an appointment list.  A student will call you to set up an appointment. 

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENTS:  Appointments vary in length.  The first visit usually takes 3-4 hours.  All procedures have to be evaluated by faculty so the appointments take more time.  It may be necessary to schedule additional appointments. 

COST OF THE APPOINTMENTS:  You should check with your student or our receptionist to get the costs of treatment.  Our costs are very reasonable.  If you have more time than money, then we can take care of your dental needs.  We will send copies of the x-rays to your dentist.  We do not provide diagnostic exams, so you will need to visit your regular dentist for that service


 

FLINT HILLS TECHNICAL COLLEGE
3021 Eaglecrest Drive
Emporia, Kansas 66801
www.fhtc.edu/programs-and-majors/hyg.aspx

 Services at FHTC Dental Hygiene Clinic provides:

  • Oral Health Screenings
  • Periodontal Assessments
  • Dental Radiographs
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Fluoride treatment

CLINIC HOURS:  Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9:00 am or 1:30 pm

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: You need to call the clinic at 620-341-1336.

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENTS:  The length of an appointment is approximately 2 hours.

COST OF THE APPOINTMENTS:  Starting at $15.00.


 

JOHNSON COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
12345 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66210
www.jccc.edu/dentalhygiene/dental-clinic/index.html/

 Services at JCCC Dental Hygiene Clinic provides:

  • Blood pressure screening
  • Oral examination
  • X-rays only as needed
  • Teeth scaled and polished
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Oral hygiene instruction
  • Other selected services, including sealants

CLINIC LOCATION:  Room 201 of the Science Building (SCI) on the JCCC campus.

CLINIC HOURS:  The clinic is open for appointments from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Wednesday during the fall semester and Monday through Thursday during the spring semester.

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: Call (913) 469-3808 ext. 1 to place your name on the appointment list. A student will call you to schedule a specific time. Appointments are limited and valuable, so please keep cancellations to a minimum. If you must cancel, give us at least 24 hours notice. Otherwise, you may be ineligible for future appointments.

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENTS:  Allow plenty of time. The first visit usually takes three-and-a-half hours. Appointments are time-consuming because students are being supervised and evaluated by faculty. It is often necessary to schedule additional appointments to complete your treatment.


 

CONCORDE CAREER COLLEGE
3239 Broadway
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
www.concorde.edu

 Services at JCCC Dental Hygiene Clinic provides:

  • Oral examination
  • Dental cleanings
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Sealants
  • Athletic mouth guards
  • X-rays

CLINIC LOCATION:  3217 Broadway – 5th Floor, Kansas City, Missouri 64111

CLINIC HOURS:  Our clinic is open Monday – Friday and hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM with extended hours in TERMS VI and VII.

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: You need to call the direct line for the dental hygiene clinic at 816-595-2079.

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENTS:  Appointments vary in length. The first visit usually takes 2 – 4 hours. Services are provided by Concorde dental hygiene students under the close supervision of faculty. It may be necessary to schedule additional appointments.

COST OF THE APPOINTMENTS: Our costs are very reasonable ranging from $15 – $30 for dental cleanings, $25 for full set of x-rays and $3 for sealants. We will also send copies of the x-rays to your private dentist.


 

UMKC SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY—
UNIVERSITY MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY

650 E. 25th St.
Kansas City, MO 64108
http://dentistry.umkc.edu/

 Services at UMKC Clinic provides:

  • Fillings
  • Cleanings
  • Fluoride Treatments
  • Sealants
  • Root Canals
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Crowns
  • Dentures
          ...much more

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT: To make an appointment for an initial visit, contact the School of Dentistry: Phone: (816) 235-2100. People with speech or hearing impairments can call 1-800-735-2966 (TT) or 1-800-735-2466 (voice). You must accompany your children when they come to the School for treatment if they are under age 18.

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENTS: Most appointments start at 9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. and last most of the morning or afternoon.

COST OF THE APPOINTMENTS: Our fees average one-third to one-half the cost of private care. The School of Dentistry accepts Missouri Medicaid payments. We will work with you and your dental insurance company to ensure that you will receive the maximum allowable benefit. We also offer a monthly payment plan with approved credit, and we accept VISA, MasterCard and Discover for payment. Please feel free to contact the patient accounts office at (816) 235-2122 for additional details concerning insurance or payment plans.


 

WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY
1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS. 67260
http://webs.wichita.edu/?u=CHP_DHCLINIC&p=/index/

 Services at WSU Delta Dental of Kansas Dental Hygiene Clinic include:

  • Blood pressure screening
  • Oral Examination
  • X-rays as needed
  • Teeth scaled and polished
  • Periodontal Assessment
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Oral hygiene instruction
  • Dental Sealants
  • Local Anesthesia as needed

CLINIC LOCATION:  Room 207 in Ahlberg Hall on the WSU campus.

CLINIC HOURS:  The clinic is open for appointments from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Monday and Wednesday during Fall semester; Monday p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. during Spring Semester and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday – Thursday during Summer Presession.

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT:  Cal 316-978-3603 to schedule an appointment. 

LENGTH OF APPOINTMENT: Appointments usually take three and one-half hours. Appointments take longer since students are supervised and evaluated by faculty.  It may require multiple appointments to complete treatment.

COST OF THE APPOINTMENTS:  Our fees average about one-half of private practice costs. We accept credit cards.

Advanced Education in General Dentistry Clinic
2830 N. Oliver
Wichita Kansas 67220
Wichita.edu/AEGD

Services provided by licensed dental residents:  checkups, dental emergencies, root canal, extractions, implants, crowns, bridges, dentures, fillings, whitening, bonding/veneers

HOURS:  9-5 Monday through Friday

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT:  Call 316-978-8350

COST:  Provides dental treatment at lowest possible cost.  Clinic accepts insurance.