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Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm, Sat: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Sun: Closed



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Dental Health

Dental Care for the Entire Family

Good oral health is linked to overall health and well-being. At New Bedford Community Health’s Dental practice, we offer comprehensive general dentistry for the entire family.

New Bedford Community Health supports your good health by providing high-quality dental care to children and adults who receive primary care at the health center. We speak Spanish and Portuguese and can schedule Interpreter Services for many other languages.

Our Dental
Services Include:

  • Emergency Care
  • Preventative Care
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Restorative Work (includes fillings, dentures, and partials)
  • Periodontal Therapy (treatment of the gums including deep cleanings)
  • Minor Oral Surgery/Extractions
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Prevention And Education

NBCH ensures that all patients receive linguistically and culturally appropriate education regarding oral hygiene and preventive care. All care is customized to each patient.

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Pediatric Dental Care

Good oral hygiene begins with infancy – and with parent education. NBCH is dedicated to providing parent-friendly information about pediatric oral health and ensures quality care for infants and children of all ages, beginning around ages 1 ½ to 2 years old. Our offices are child-friendly, and our professional staff is thoroughly trained in all aspects of pediatric oral health care.

Accepted Insurances

We accept most forms of insurance, including MassHealth, and offer a sliding fee scale for those who qualify.


Dental is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

To make an appointment at New Bedford Community Health’s Dental practice, call 508-984-7031.


If a patient needs dental services that we do not provide in our office, we make referrals to trusted private dentists in the neighborhood. For a dental referral, call (508) 984-7031.

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