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Oral Health Program

2001 South State Street, S2400

P.O. Box 144575

Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4575

(385) 468-4058

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Dental Insurance Programs

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
(877) KIDS-NOW

The Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP is a state health insurance plan for children. Depending on income and family size, working Utah families who do not have other health insurance may qualify for CHIP.

CHIP also includes limited dental coverage for children.

Medicaid

(800) 662-9651

Medicaid is a federal and state funded program run through the Utah Department of Health and Department of Workforce Services. Utah Medicaid helps provide payment for medical/dental bills for those who qualify. In order to receive Medicaid assistance individuals must meet certain income guidelines and cannot afford the cost of health care. Contact the Utah Medicaid office for additional qualification details.

Primary Care Network (PCN)
(888) 222-2542

The Primary Care Network (PCN) is a health plan offered by the Utah Department of Health. It covers services administered by a primary care provider. If you are uninsured and age 19-64 you may qualify for PCN.

PCN provides limited dental coverage including: exams, x-rays, cleanings, and fillings.

Utah’s Premium Partnership for Health Insurance (UPP)
(888) 222-2542Two young girls sitting side by side

UPP (Utah's Premium Partnership for Health Insurance) helps make health/dental insurance more affordable for families and individuals. UPP (pronounced 'up') helps you pay your monthly health insurance premiums through your employer's health insurance plan or COBRA coverage.

 

Low Cost or Free Dental Care Providers: Salt Lake County

Community Health Centers, Inc.

Central City Dental Clinic
(801) 325-9538
461 South 400 East
Salt Lake City, 84111

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or sliding fee scale

Stephen D. Ratcliffe Dental Clinic
(801) 328-5756
1365 West 1000 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116

Dental Hygienist

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or sliding fee scale

Dental Hygiene Clinics

 Fortis College Dental Hygiene Program

(801) 713-4200
3949 South 700 East, Suite 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Preventative services to area residents. Small fee for service.

Salt Lake Community College Dental Hygiene Program
(801) 957-2710
Jordan Campus
3491 West Wights Fort Road (9000 S.)
West Jordan, UT 84088

Preventive services for adults and children. Medicaid reduced fee schedule

Family Dental Plan

Salt Lake City Clinic
(801) 715-3400
168 North 1950 West Suite 202
Salt Lake City, UT 84116

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Medicaid fees charged to poverty level of 200%

Granite Family Dental Plan ClinicYoung Boy with Baseball Bat

(801) 646-4377
2500 S State Street Suite 404
Salt Lake City, UT 84115

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Health Access Project (HAP)

Health Access Project (HAP)
(801) 412-3980
140 West 2100 South Suite 208
Salt Lake City, UT 84115

The Health Access Project (HAP) provides an essential community service by helping low-income, uninsured residents of Salt Lake County gain access to quality primary and specialty medical care.  To be eligible for HAP services, prospective patients must meet the following criteria:

  • Not have any type of health insurance
  • Be a resident of Salt Lake County
  • Have an income below 150% of Federal Poverty Level

Maliheh Free Dental Clinic

Maliheh Free Dental Clinic

(801)266-3700

The Maliheh Free Clinic is intended to serve both children and adults in families who do not have dental/health insurance and are not eligible for Medicare or Medicaid. In addition, the household income must be at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Level. 

The Maliheh Clinic only offers dental extractions. Appointments are scheduled for Wednesday mornings and fill quickly.  Call to book an appointment.

Primary Children's Medical Center

Primary Children's Medical Center Dental Clinic
(801) 662-3900
100 North Mario Capecchi Drive Suite 3550
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Medicaid insured or uninsured - The Dental Clinic at Primary Children's provides pediatric dental care for children ages 12 months to 14 years.  Children with disabilities may be seen to age 18.  This clinic also cares for children who have dental problems that must be corrected as necessary to support their other medical treatment.

Roseman University of Health Sciences - College of Dental Medicine

Phone: 801-302-2600
10920 S. River Front ParkwayYoung girl smiling missing her two front teeth
South Jordan, UT 84095

Accepts private insurance, Medicaid and CHIP for any covered services, charging the appropriate  co-payment amounts (which range from free to 50 percent of the amount, depending on the plan) instead of the flat fee.

Individuals with no insurance will be charged $100 for diagnostic tests and treatment of problems such as toothaches, broken teeth and infections. More complicated procedures will cost more.

Salt Lake Donated Dental Services

Salt Lake Donated Dental Services
Free Services:(801) 983-0345
Discounted Services:(801) 972-2747
1383 South 900 West, Suite 128
Salt Lake City, UT 84104

Salt Lake Donated Dental Services works with volunteer dentists to provide free services for those that meet the following requirements:

  • At or below 100% Federal Poverty Level (must provide proof of income)
  • Medicaid
  • Homeless

South Valley Dental Associates

(801) 566-1873
9217 South Redwood Road, Suite B
West Jordan, UT 84088

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Gives a 10% discount for cash payment at time of service.

University Health CareWomen Smiling

University of Utah Medical Center Dental Clinic

(801) 581-2220
50 North Medical Drive, Clinic 7
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and adults with disabilities.

A 10% discount will be given to self-pay patients. Payment is due at time of service. Patients are seen by appointment only.

Greenwood Health Center Dental Care Clinic
(801) 213-9530
7495 South State
Midvale, UT 84047

Accepts Medicaid, Primary Care Network (PCN), Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Value Care
for children and adults.

A 20% discount will be given to self-pay patients. Payment is due at time of service. Patients are seen by appointment only.

Other Partners

Sealants for Smiles
Phone: (801) 313-7051
5373 S. Green Street 4th floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84123

Provides free sealant for students in low income schools.

Utah Give Kids a Smile

(801) 839-4115

Utah Department of Health
Oral Health Program
(801) 839-4115

Utah Oral Health Coalition

The Mission of the Utah Oral Health coalition is to:
Increase community awareness of the oral health needs of people in Utah.
Promote oral health education and prevention.
Improve access to oral health care services.

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