* As of April 16,2012 the SPHF no longer covers any dental repair,any dental/oral surgery or any replacement procedures, such as: crowns, bridges, root canals, fillings, veneers, teeth whitening, implants, periodontal procedures, medication for periodontal disease, medications for dental surgeries , flouride treatments or false teeth. SPHF will fund 100% of preventative Dental Exams (yearly check ups, cleaning and X-Rays) as funds are available.
Please check the resource list below for assistance with your dental needs.
LOCAL DENTAL RESOURCES
University of Florida Dental Clinic (Providers are graduate dentists – one year residency.)
9200-113th Street, Seminole
Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday (Except Holidays)
First visit: $190 – includes full-mouth x-rays, panorex, and full exam.
Fees are 1/3 -1/2 less than private practice fees. Provides all dental services.
Emergency clinic available in the morning only and you must be in pain. (Note: Go early as they take the first 6 patients.)
Charge of $150 covers one x-ray, exam and simple extraction or start of root-canal treatment.
St. Petersburg College – School of Dental Hygiene
7200 – 66th St. North, Pinellas Park
Visits are by appointment only; each session is 3-hours.
One-time fee: $30; includes: bitewings, full exam, cleaning and sealants. (Additional $15 for full mouth x-rays) Note: If a second appointment is needed to complete the treatment there is no additional charge.
Johnnie Ruth Clark Dental Clinic (affiliate of UF College of Dentistry)
1344 22nd Street South, St. Petersburg
Hours: 7:30 a.m. – noon and 1:00 p.m.– 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Pinellas County Human Services
Services provided to Pinellas County residents only.
Minimal services provided at no cost to relieve pain- including extraction.
Does not provide root-canal treatments.
Homeless Emergency Project
1120 N. Betty Lane, Clearwater
Volunteer dentists each week.
Pasco-Hernando Community College
School of Dental Hygiene
10230 Ridge Rd., New Port Richey
Fee: $25 includes whatever is done during the first complete visit. This could include any or all, exam, full-mouth x-rays, bitewing x-rays, cleaning, sealants. Dentist determines what x-rays to take and if needed.
$15 for children under 10 years of age.
Tampa Family Health Centers
4620 North 22nd St., Tampa
Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Emergency walk-in care fee: $43 – $50 exam and x-ray for single tooth. . (Note: Be in line before 7:00 a.m. as they take the first 6 patients.)
Fee: $108 – 120 for comprehensive dental exam and x-rays.
Judeo-Christian Health Clinic
4120 1/2 North Mac Dill Ave., Tampa
Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday (Sign up at 9:00 a.m. First come, first served).
Simple tooth extractions for adults 18 and over only
Erwin Technical Institute
2010 East Hillsborough Ave., Tampa
No payment plans – CASH ONLY!!
New Patient Fees: Exam – $40; panorex $40, FMX $45 and single x-ray $5
Emergency Fees: Exam – $15; emergency extraction $40 – $75
Other Fees: Regular cleaning: $40, Deep Cleaning (Root Planing): $70 each quadrant
Amalgam (Silver Filling) $45 – $85, Composite (White Filling) $55 – $95, Root-canal treatment – $300-$500, Crowns (porcelain to non-precious metal) $410, Dentures (top and bottom set) $700, Partial Dentures: $425 each, Post core and build-up $100
Senior Friendship Centers
1900 Brother Geenan Way 2350 Scenic Drive
Sarasota, FL 34236 Venice, FL 34293
Phone: 941-556-3267 Phone: 941-584-0043
Hours: 9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday All visits are by appointment only.
Services provided to Sarasota County residents only.
You must pick up a new patient packet to be completed by you and your physician before you are seen.
Fees: Sliding scale that is identical to the Public Health Department; proof of income required. Fees to be paid at time of service with cash or credit cards (no checks).
Services provided include cleanings, x-rays, fillings, extractions, some crowns, dentures and partials.
Other dental health resources available from Florida Department of Health:
211 connects,org Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco, Sarasota and Manatee County crisis intervention services and information/ referrals to local health and human services thru out the State of Florida .Information on Food Shelter , Clothing, Physical and mental health services. Support for seniors and persons with disabilities. Support for children, youth and families. Free, Confidental and available day or night 7 days a week. Just dial 211 !
211 Tampa Bay.org
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