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Health Services


Services Provided

General Dentistry

  • Examinations
  • Radiographs (X-Rays)
  • Diagnosis
  • Restorative (Fillings, Crowns)

 Specialty Care

  • Prosthetic (Dentures, Implants, Bridges)
  • Endodontic (Root Canal) Therapy
  • Periodontal (Gum) Therapy
  • Orthodontic (Braces)
  • Pediatric (Children, Special Needs)
  • Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (Tooth Extraction, Facial Surgery)

How to Make an Appointment

Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command Portsmouth is dedicated to sustaining optimal dental readiness for our deployable active duty personnel. The Command Dental Clinics are currently scheduling Dental Readiness Classes 2, 3, & 4 for treatment needs. Please contact your base dental clinic to schedule an appointment. 

Dental Front Desk Contacts:

Should after hours emergency dental care be needed, patients should report to the Emergency Room for evaluation. Emergencies are seen anytime with the appropriate referral from the Emergency Department. 

Priority of Care

Routine services are available to active duty personnel assigned or referred to the clinic. Emergency care is limited to humanitarian relief of acute pain, trauma and infection. 

Important Information

Dental Sick Call

Sick call hours are held daily from 6:45 to 8:00 a.m. Monday through Friday 

Dental Emergencies

The following are usually considered dental emergencies:
  • Severe Pain or Swelling
  • Uncontrollable Bleeding
  • Acute Trauma

 The following are generally NOT considered to be dental emergencies:

  • Loose teeth (adult or baby) unless associated with trauma/injury
  • Loose permanent or temporary crowns
  • Broken fillings or teeth that occur while eating

Contact Us




6:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Sick Call
6:45 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.


Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
620 John Paul Jones Circle
Portsmouth, VA  23708
Bldg. 2; 2nd Floor

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*Updated 15 March 2023
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