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Community Dental Clinic

Monday - Friday: 8:30-4:30

Becoming a Patient

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Step 1

Qualify: We serve adults without any type of dental insurance who live in Upper Pinellas County and have a household income within 200% of the poverty line.

Step 2

Call for an enrollment appointment: 727-216-6155

Step 3

Bring with you:

- Your Florida Drivers License or State ID Card with a current street address

- Official mail (for example, a bill) to you at your current address received within 60 days  

Contact Us

Frequently Asked Questions

What treatments are available?

 We provide urgent and basic care including limited exams, comprehensive exams, x-rays, cleanings, fillings and extractions. 


What area do you serve?

We serve low income uninsured adults 

who live in Pinellas County 

north of Park Blvd, St. Petersburg.

Do you do dentures & crowns?"

 We do NOT offer dentures, partials or crowns.

Can I pay for services?

We are a free clinic funded by our community for our community. 


We welcome donations but cannot accept payment for services.

Can I just stop by?

We do not accept walk-ins.

We enroll and treat patients 

by appointment only.

Do you treat children?

We provide basic and urgent dental care 

for adults 18 years and older.

Our Story

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How We Started

In 2009, access to dental services was identified as

the number one social service need in Pinellas County. 

In 2011, united with a shared vision for providing affordable dental services, The Salvation Army, Clearwater Free Clinic and Arc of Tampa Bay collaborated to establish the Community Dental Clinic. 

In 2013, the clinic opened its doors to the community - supported by the donations of gracious individuals, foundations and organizations, and the commitment of our dedicated dental and non-dental volunteers. 

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Who We Are

Our clinic is an independent nonprofit organization 

that offers urgent dental care and primary dental services (exams/x-rays, cleanings, fillings and extractions) for adults in our community who do not have the insurance or financial resources to access the care they desperately need. Without access to care, treatable dental issues can lead to serious overall health problems.

Our goal is to improve the dental health and quality of life of our patients, therefore reducing the number of missed work days and expensive, unnecessary ER visits. 

Board of Directors
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Why We Do It

Dental health means more than pretty smiles. 

Studies link poor oral health to heart disease, high blood pressure and stroke, diabetes, arthritis, sepsis, cancer, Alzheimers and more. 

More than 100,000 people in Pinellas County live near the poverty line and have no dental insurance. We can help them.

Patient Testimonials

Ernest, Senior Citizen

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"I am very appreciative for the clinic accepting me as a client, and for the courtesy and warmth shown me by the staff. And the doctors are great - thankyou."

Jerry, Arc Tampa Bay

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"I look forward to coming to the clinic for my dental care. All the employees are very nice and helpful and treat me with respect." 

Marilyn, Working Mom

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"I am so glad to get in to see the dentist, and am so glad for all the help."

Kay, Long Time Patient

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 "I LOVE you all for the tremendous sacrifices and services Community Dental Clinic has made for myself and folks truly in need. Dental work can make a world of difference when looking for work and how you are perceived by others. These are TOP NOTCH dentists and hygenists walking the walk. God bless you all and thank you!"  

CDC has helped us so much. We are so grateful this place exists, it has been a God send for us who have no Insurance. The Care we have received is the best and so is the entire staff. From the people who greet you to the gracious staff and dentists who choose to volunteer their time and talent to work on us. We are grateful and thankful CDC is here. 

 Rita and Jack

I love coming here because they did quality dental work on me that gave me my confidence back! The staff and dentist were very professional and nice. I'm so glad that they are in this community for people who just can't afford to go anywhere else. Thank God for Community Dental.

Anonymous Satisfied Patient

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Call Us! (727) 216-6155

 We are open: Monday -  Friday 8:30 - 4:30 pm.

Community Dental Clinic

1008 Woodlawn Street, Clearwater, Florida 33756