Oral Health Care in the CHCs

Quick Facts

  • 23 out of 26 CHCs in the state of Washington operate dental programs.
  • In 2015, CHCs served 315, 330 dental patients
  • CHCs provide services to 52% of all Medicaid patients in WA
  • Since the reinstatement of the adult dental benefit in 2014, CHCs absorbed saw a 55% increase in adult dental patients.
  • WA CHC dental programs are frequently recognized as national leaders in oral health transformation.

CHC Dental Spotlight

 

Community Health Care-Hilltop Center

Community Health Care-Hilltop Center

Dr. Jeff Reynolds (Dental Director) is proud of the dental team he is a part of. The dental clinic includes a team of dental residents, dental assistants, hygienists, dentists, and an endodontist. Community health Care is deeply committed to serving in its community, the dental team provides a wide array of services including:

  • Emergency dental care
  • Nitrous for children
  • Fillings and sealants
  • Cleanings
  • Extractions
  • Composites
  • Night guards and
  • space maintainers

We pride ourselves on our ability to work with our communities, to understand their needs, and to work with others to develop innovative solutions for their health care.