Low Cost Dental Care
The Marion Polk Dental Society is a professional association for dentists and is not affiliated with a dental clinic or organization. If you need support for your dental care, we invite you to contact the resources listed below. The following information is provided as a courtesy to the public. The information is subject to change at anytime. We will do our best to maintain an accurate list of information, but the Marion Polk Dental Society assumes no responsibility for for services or the availability of providers.
Oregon Health Plan
If you have insurance, contact your dental insurance plan for the names of participating dentists. If you do not have dental insurance, the Oregon Health Plan may be able to help. To apply or learn more about OHP, click here.
Seeing an OHP-Approved Dentist
If you already have OHP insurance and need to see a dentist, call the number on the back of your insurance card. Plan information may also be listed on your coverage letter. Below are some popular OHP-approved dental groups and their contact information.
Access Dental (503) 445-9056 / 1-877-213-0357
Advantage Dental Services (541) 504-3901 / 1-866-268-9631
Capital Dental Care (503) 585-5205 / 1-800-525-6800
Family Dental Care 1-866-875-1199
Managed Dental Care of Oregon (503) 581-1407 / 1-800-538-9604
CareOregon Dental (503) 416-1444 / 1-888-440-9912
ODS Community Health, Inc. (503) 243-2987 / 1-800-342-0526
Willamette Dental Group (503) 952-2100 / 1-800-461-8994
Additional Statewide & Local Resources
Below are a list of organizations and programs that may be able to assist you.
Medical Teams International (Traveling Dental Vans)
Dental van sites vary, covers most of Oregon
Services Provided: Limited to extractions and fillings as needed to treat severe pain or infection
Population Served: Adults and Children
Hours: Call for hours, locations and scheduling
Fees Info/Restrictions: Free, donations are accepted.
Dental Lifeline Network
P O Box 690
Wilsonville , OR 97070
Services Provided: Comprehensive treatment to eligible patients provided by volunteer dentists, no emergency services available
Population Served: Requirements with application are: Permanently disabled, medically fragile, mentally ill, and elderly 65 and over.
Hours: Call for application and to schedule
Fees Info/Restrictions: Application and proof of income are required.
Salud Medical Center
1175 Mt. Hood Avenue/ PO Box 66
Woodburn, OR 97071
Services Provided: Comprehensive, emergency services, walk-ins are limited daily
Population Served: Adults and children
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30 AM - 5 PM
Fees Info/Restrictions: Sliding fee scale with proof of Income, OHP, $30 minimum payment, accepts most insurance.
Boys & Girls Club of Salem - Children's Dental Clinic
1395 Summer St. NE
Salem, OR 97352
Phone: 503-581-7383, ext. 34
Services Provided: Screenings, cleanings, fluoride, x-rays, filings, extractions, oral health education
Population Served: Marion and Polk, Counties students pre-K to 12th grade
Hours: Call for information and to schedule appointment
Fees Info/Restrictions: Free to children uninsured, low income, and not qualified for OHP
Salem Free Clinics
1300 Broadway Way St. NE Ste 104
Salem, OR 97301
Services Provided: Free dental care for those 18+ years old
Population Served: Individuals without health insurance
Hours: Two Mondays and two Fridays every month, call because the schedule occasionally changes
Fees Info/Restrictions: Free
West Salem Dental Clinic/Northwest Human Services
190 Kingwood Avenue
Salem, OR 97304
Services Provided: Comprehensive, restorative, and basic services only
Population Served: Adults and children older than 8 yrs.
Hours: M - Th 7:30 am - 5 pm
Fees Info/Restrictions: Sliding scale with proof of income, uninsured, under-insured, OHP and Private insurance.