Garrett County Health Department, Dental Clinic
www.garretthealth.org
Resource Details
Description COVID-19 UPDATE
  • The Dental Clinic is now open. Patients must call ahead and schedule an appointment to be seen at this time.
  • We are asking patients not to come in if they have a cough, fever or any flu symptoms.
  • To limit the health risk to our patients and staff we ask that you come to your appointment by yourself. If you need a ride we ask that they remain in their vehicle. Minor’s can be accompanied by 1 adult.
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OVERVIEW: Offers dental services to qualified children and adult residents.

SERVICES:
1) DENTAL CARE: Provides dental services to children and adult who have a valid medical assistance card with Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program, as well as individuals paying via sliding scale(regular cleanings not sliding scale eligible). Services include cleanings, floride treatments, sealents, restorative treatment, extractions and surgical procedures.

2) FIRST GRADE SCREENING/SEALANT: A dental team visits each elementary school and screens first time first graders and a screening report is sent home with the child. Screenings are also offered to Head Start participants.

3) FLUORIDE MOUTHWASH: Offered to 1st, 2nd and 3rd graders who attend schools in non fluoridated areas. During the school year the children swish with a .2% neutral sodium fluoride solution once a week. The program is voluntary.

4) EDUCATION SERVICES: Dental education materials and/or presentations are offered to WIC and Head Start recipients, expectant parents, and to elementary school students by teacher request.
 
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Garrett County
 
Hours of operation:
Mon: 8AM 5PM
Tue: 8AM 5PM
Wed: 8AM 5PM
Thu: 8AM 5PM
Fri: 8AM 5PM
Mon: 8AM 5PM
Tue: 8AM 5PM
Wed: 8AM 5PM
Thu: 8AM 5PM
Fri: 8AM 5PM
Program
Eligibility Open to qualified pregnant woman, adults, children and families.
Languages Offered Accommodations possible.
Program Fees Nominal fee varies if you do not have Maryland Medical. Insurance with dental coverage, private and self pay. Payment expected at time of service.
Application Process Call for appointment.
Documents Required Call for details.
Normal Wait Times 4 weeks and 2 months for regular cleaning appointments. May be put on cancelation list for possible faster appointment.
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Contact Information
Fax Number 301-334-7661
Main 301-334-7660
Garrett County Health Department 301-334-7777
Main Email Address bob.stephens@maryland.gov
Main Contact Name McKenzie Wotring BSDH, RDH
Main Contact Title Assistant
Main Contact Phone 301-334-7672
Main Contact Email Address mckenzie.wotring@maryland.gov
Director or Senior Administrator Name Bob Stephens
Director or Senior Administrator Title Health Officer
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 301-334-7672
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address bob.stephens@maryland.gov
Sites offering this Program 1025 Memorial Drive