Dental Service - Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center - Richmond, VA
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Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center - Richmond, VA

 

Dental Service

Eligibility

Veterans often have questions about whether or not they can get dental care at the VA. Federal law limits the dental benefits provided by the VA. Below is a common question about who may qualify for outpatient VA dental care.

Who is Eligible for Routine Outpatient Dental Care?

  • Veterans who receive money for a service-connected dental disability, those who are 100% service-connected for any condition(s) or those receiving compensation equivalents to being 100% service connected.
  • Veterans who were prisoners of war.
  • Veterans recently discharged from active duty who did not have their dental treatment completed before discharge. They can receive one-time treatment if their DD214 shows dental treatment was not completed. An application must be made within 180 days of separation from active duty. 

Services Provided for Eligible Patients

  • Restorative Dentistry: including fillings, crowns and bridgework
  • Prosthodontic Services: including partial and full dentures
  • Dental Hygiene Program
  • Endodontics (root canal)
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

For information regarding how to make an appointment for surgery consultation or procedure, please call: (804) 675-5251.

Clinic Hours

Dental Clinic:  Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic:  Mon. - Wed. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clinic Location: Main Hospital, First floor

Contact Info

Location

  • Outpatient Dental Clinic
    Main Hospital, First floor, Room 1K

Contact Number(s)

  • 804-675-5251

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm