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Free dental care from community clinics in Iowa

Free dental clinics and community health centers in Iowa can provide free or reduced priced care. Low income patients and also people with no or limited health insurance may be able to get access to a variety of dental services. No one is turned away from getting help. At the very least the locations can provide referrals or information on other local resources.

While some individuals may need to pay a fee or contribute towards their bills based on their family size or household income (so called sliding fee) many other patients in Iowa will not have to pay anything towards the dental care. The hours and services offered will also vary by locations. Some centers near you may offer just basic check ups or cleanings while others provide more comprehensive dental care. The clinics may clean teeth, perform extractions, surgery including root canals, and much more. Find details and information on where to go for assistance and phone numbers to call. There is also a toll free number at the bottom of this page for information on other dental clinics that may be near you in Iowa.

Council Bluffs Community Dental and Health Clinic, Inc.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone - (712)325-1990
Some of the dental services offered include cleanings, X Rays, fillings, dentures, crowns, and more. All aid is provided by an on site Dentist and Dental Hygienist. They also partner with Head Start, WIC, and other government programs.

Community Health Centers of Southeastern Iowa
West Burlington, Iowa 52655
Both general medical and dental care are offered. Mostly the low income, working poor, and uninsured use the services of this free/low cost health and dental center.

Community Health Centers of Southern Iowa
Leon, IA 50144
(641) 446-2383




Primary Health Care, Inc.
Des Moines, IA 50320
Main number is (515) 248-1400
Medical, dental, and other health care is provided here.

Community Health Care, Inc.
Davenport, Iowa 52801
Dial - (563)336-3230
Several thousand people get help from this dental clinic every year. The center can offer acute, preventive care, restorative services, check ups, and other financial aid. While some care may be free, a sliding fee scale is used. So in most cases some type of money will need to be paid towards your dental bills, based on your total household income.

Crescent Community Health Center
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
Call - (563)690-2850
People without health insurance can turn to this facility. They focus on those Iowa individuals and families that meet low income levels or that are indigent. Both private insurance of government plans such as Medicaid are accepted.

Linn Community Care
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
An on site Patient Advocate can determine if you are eligible for a limited amount of reduced priced or free dental care. They may be able to direct you towards other government health programs too, whether state of Iowa or federal options.





Peoples Community Health Clinic, Inc.
Waterloo, IA 50703
(319) 272-4300

Community Health Free Clinic
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
(319) 363-0416
Local individuals without health, dental or medical insurance, or who are uninsured, may receive free care.

Proteus Employment Opportunities, Inc.
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

River Hills Community Clinic
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Call (641) 683-5773 for hours and intake.

Broadlawns Medical Center Dental
Des Moines, IA 50314
Telphone number - 515-282-2421
Fees and the amount of bills will vary, but a sliding fee scale is available for qualified individuals. Some working poor families or their children may qualify for free dental assistance.

Siouxland Community Health Clinic
Sioux City, IA 51102
(712) 252-2477

United Community HC
Storm Lake, Iowa 50588
Phone - (712) 213-0109

Iccc Dental Clinic
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501-5739
Clinic phone number - 515-576-6500
A so called permanent dental clinic. Fluoride, check ups, preventative dental care and other services are provided by hygienists and dentists. Referrals may be offered for emergency needs.

Community Health Care Inc. Dental Clinic
Davenport, IA 52801-1130
All people, regardless of income or background, can use this clinic. It runs a sliding fee scale. Other forms of payment accepted include Medicaid, Medicare and private insurance.





DMACC Dental Clinic
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
Call the clinic at (515) 964-6280
The amount of fees and type of service offered will vary depending on the patients income.

Gateway Free Clinic And Dental Clinic
Clinton, Iowa 52732
Both general medical care is offered. The Gateway Free clinic is a medical center and also a free dental clinic that operates by appointment only.

Center for Disabilities and Development
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
(319) 356-1513
For people with limited income and a disability, this center may be available to help them meet their needs. Receive referrals, information on government benefits, and other support.

Des Moines Health Center
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Dental clinic telephone - (515) 244-9136
Reduced fees for your bills may be available. Tooth extractions, fillings, and cleanings may be provided. Fees involved will depend on your household income as well as family size as well as insurance status.

For the locations of other free dental clinics in Iowa that may be near you, dial 888.235.5826. Most of the locations from that referral number will be for children, senior citizens, or the disabled. The clinics may offer them free care, and others may be charge a fee based on income,


By Jon McNamara

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