Open Cities Health Center
Open Cities Health Center
409 N Dunlap St
St Paul, MN - 55104
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am- 2:00pm
Sliding fee discount program: Payment schedules are established by income and family size. Payments for medical is as low as $20 per visit and dental is as low as $40 per visit. Billing staff works with patients to place them on a payment plan. No patient is denied service because of his or her inability to pay. Download an application at the website provided for this location.
Untreated dental disease continues to be a problem in the areas served at both clinic sites. OCHC has full service dental clinics at both sites. OCHC has been expanding its outreach through such initiatives as the Happy Smiles Program, working with the United Way, St. Paul Public Schools and Twin Cities Healthy Start to provide outreach and services to children in the OCHC service areas.
OCHC has dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and dental outreach that provide care to individuals and families. Dr. Brian Quinlan is OCHC\'s dental director.
OCHC offers the following dental services:
Exams, digital X-rays
Prophylaxis (cleanings), fluoride treatments, oral hygiene instruction
Periodontal therapy (deep cleanings)
Restorative care (fillings, crowns)
Full & partial dentures
Endodontic therapy (root canals)
Extractions (tooth removal)
For information about OCHC\'s dental services call: 651-290-9200.
OCHC participates in Oral Health Education, Screenings and Outreach Screenings
OCHC holds free screenings at these locations: Churches, daycare centers, Head Start, health fairs, home visits, Hubbs Learning Center, Liberty Plaza housing complex and other community locations. The clinic has a pediatrics mobile dental unit that is brought to all sites, except for home visits. The dental hygienist performs the screening. The community health worker (CHW) provides extensive dental education. To set up a screening session or for more information call 651-290-9214.
Many of our Dental Clinics are free and/or government supported. Many are sliding scale dental care for low income. Please call the dental clinics or visit the websites of the dentists to cofirm that these clinics are free or low cost to the needy. We do our best to provide a helpful low cost and free dental services. Always confirm directly with the dental clinis to confirm that our information is up to date.
We also now display low cost, affordable clinics for the needy. Yes, our website name is FreeDental.org, but we now provide more. We are as specific as possible on the listing pages. It is the website users responsibility to contact the clinics listed to confirm whether the clinics is free, low cost, affordable, etc. Do not take it for granted that the clinic is free since it is listed on the website. We provide listings to help those with dental practices and services to help the needy.