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The Dental Department, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth has the dual mission of maintaining operational dental readiness while training General Practice Residents. Each specialty of dentistry is represented including: Comprehensive General Dentistry, Endodontics, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, Oral Surgery, Orofacial Pain and Periodontics. In addition, two full-time Dental Hygienist provide preventive dental care.

Provides preventive and general dentistry, as well as, orofacial pain services. Prosthetic treatments are limited to those cases having teaching value to the residency program.

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(757) 953-2711


Charette Health Care Center
Building 2, 2nd Floor


The Dental Department provides care for scheduled patients from 6:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday. On Friday, the clinic hours are 6:45 a.m.to 12:45 p.m.. Sick call hours are held daily from 6:45 to 8:00 a.m.. Should after hours emergency dental care be needed, patients should report to the Emergency Room for evaluation.   

Availability of Services

Open to active duty and referred personnel. Care for dependents and retirees is limited. Emergency care is limited to humanitarian relief of acute pain, trauma and infection.


Please call (757) 953-2711 for appointments. Emergencies are seen anytime with the appropriate referral from the Emergency Department.

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