Dental FAQ

What days are the Urgent Care Clinic open this week? Urgent Care Clinic Calendar – All Clinics begin at 7 am. Please arrive 5 minutes early.
What types of insurance do you accept? White Bird Dental Clinic accepts insured children and adults with OHP plans (Capitol, ODS and Open Card) as well as children who participate in the SALUD program. We also accept children and adults with private insurance and without insurance. The fees for uninsured patients are based on the family income. To qualify for a discount, you will need to bring proof of your income (paystub, tax forms, etc.).
If my face is swollen, will they remove my tooth or will my tooth be removed the same day? Yes, if we can safely remove the tooth, we will do so the same day.
How much do I have to pay? The fee for uninsured patients is based on family income. To qualify for a discount, you will need to bring proof of income (paystub, tax forms etc.).
Do I have to pay at the time of service? Yes
Can you bill me for my treatment? No, sorry.
What languages are spoken at White Bird Dental Clinic? We do have staff who speak Spanish.  Please let us know if you need interpretation.
I think I need a filling but my tooth hurts.  Can I just make an appointment? White Bird offers urgent care clinics each week for patients with dental pain and no appointment is necessary. Please see above for times and dates.
How can I get cleanings and fillings? New Patients must fill out screening paperwork and bring proof of income. Screening paperwork is accepted Monday through Friday before 11:00 am.
Interested in volunteering? White Bird Dental Clinic accepts pre-dental and pre-hygiene student volunteers with a minimum one-term (3 hrs per week) commitment and proof of Hep B vaccination.
How is the clinic funded? United Way, Sacred Heart Foundation, Autzen Foundation, Cleveland Chicken
NOTICE TO PATIENTS THIS PRACTICE SERVES ALL PATIENTS REGARDLESS OF THEIR RACE, COLOR, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, RELIGION, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, OR ABILITY TO PAY. DISCOUNTS FOR ESSENTIAL SERVICES ARE OFFERED DEPENDING UPON FAMILY SIZE AND INCOME. YOU MAY APPLY FOR A DISCOUNT AT THE FRONT DESK.