The Dental Center at Goodwin Community Health

Open Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm & Thursdays until 7:00pm

(Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm are hygiene appointments only)

Dental Center Stand-By is for both patients and non-patients in need of emergency dental care. Stand-by hours are 8:00am-11:00am Monday-Friday and spots are first come first serve.

Phone Number for Dental Center: 603-841-2025

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Goodwin Dental Center offers integrated, comprehensive dental services to both children and adults. Payment is expected at time of service. The Dental Center accepts private insurance, Medicaid (both NH & ME) and a sliding scale fee is available to those without insurance. You do not have to be a primary care patient at Goodwin to establish care at the Dental Center. More information on becoming a patient that The Dental Center is below.

Dental Services:

Diagnostic services

  • Comprehensive examination
  • Periodontal examination
  • Evaluation of hard and soft tissues – extra and intraoral
  • X-rays
  • Caries risk assessment

Preventive Services

  • Prophylaxis
  • Debridement
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Oral hygiene instruction
  • Antimicrobial therapy
  • Sealants

Restorative services

  • Amalgams
  • Composites
  • Stainless steel crowns
  • Crown & Bridge
  • Pulpotomies
  • Pulpectomies
  • Sedative fillings

Prosthetics

  • Dentures
  • Partial dentures
  • Denture relines
  • Denture repairs
  • Implant crown

Endodontics

  • Simple Root Canal Therapy

Oral Surgery

  • Simple extractions
  • Surgical extractions (limited)
  • Excision of lesions

Emergency Services

  • Limited oral examination
  • Palliative treatment for pain

Want to Become a Patient at The Dental Center?

For Adults:

  • Fill out the New Patient Packet and the Dental Health History Form
  • Please arrange to have your previous dental records and x-rays sent to our practice.
  • Bring your insurance card to your visit OR current income verification if you are uninsured. Acceptable forms of income verification are:
    • 4 weekly or 2 biweekly current and consecutive paystubs
    • SS, SSDI, food stamp or retirement benefit letter
    • Child support/ court papers
    • Last year’s tax return (form 1040)
  • IF UNINSURED: financial determination will be set and patient will be placed on the sliding fee scale.
    • Uninsured adult patients will be expected to pre-pay their first visit; cost will vary depending on type of dental service.
    • The first visit will consist of a Comprehensive exam and a full set of radiographs (x-rays).
    • All future visits will be charged at your eligibility determination

 

For Children (18 and under):

  • Legal guardian must complete the New Patient Packet and Dental Health History Form
  • Legal guardian must bring children’s insurance card OR the guardian’s current income verification if child is uninsured (same examples as under adults)