NOTE: When you contact any of these agencies, be as specific as possible about what you are looking for, i.e. crown, bridge, cleaning, dentures, etc.
- Michigan Dental Association
- Tri-County Dental Health Council
Has dental resources for people in need. This is a referral agency only and only available by website.
- University of Detroit/Mercy Dental School
313-494-6700 for information.
They have a sliding scale program: 25% – 50% less than private dentists. They do not take referrals. They also have speciality clinics for bridges, crowns, peridontal work, and a number of other issues. Many of the services have waiting lists.
Orthodontics Clinic: 313-494-6731
Children under 16 ONLY. $3335.00 flat fee.
- Burnstein Community Health Clinic
Free medical clinic in Pontiac offers dental care. Open Tuesday mornings and Thursday evenings for dental care.
- Covenant Community Care: 313-554-1095
5716 Michigan Ave., Detroit 48210
Covenant Community Care: 313-626-2600
20901 Moross, Detroit 48236
Both of these are Federally Qualified Health Clinics that offer dental care in addition to medical care. They take most insurances and charge a sliding scale fee for those that do not have insurance. Call either site for more information.
- Oakland Integrated Health Network – sliding fee scale based on income
816 Joslyn Ave., Pontiac, MI 48340
- Dental Lifeline Network
If you are elderly, disabled, or have mental health issues. There is an application process.
HUDA Clinic T, W, Th and Sat 8:30 – 2:00 pm
13420 Woodrow Wilson, Detroit, MI 48238
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic
3000 Gratiot, Detroit, MI 48207
Michigan Donated Dental Services (DDS)
Providing donated dental treatment to the elderly, chronically ill and those with permanent disabilities through volunteer dentists and volunteer dental labs. Criteria: 65+ or permanently disabled; or medically compromised AND below 200% FPL, uninsured, in need of extensive dental care.
23105 Van Dyke Ave., Warren (just north of 9 Mile Rd.)
$99.00 for routine procedures. Emergency walk-in.
The website gives very good explanations of the range of services provided. Does not take Medicaid.
No appointment necessary. Many people have called us back to say that the care was great and prices very reasonable.