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Dental Resources

Columbus Public Health (CPH) Resource Lists

Provides a detailed listing of free and low cost health care clinics, vision and dental care; and a listing of free and low cost prescriptions, including local pharmacy programs, discount cards and more. They also provides a detailed listing of community resources for pregnant women, families and children.

Dental OPTIONS

Help people who have a low income and/or special health care needs get dental care who do not have Medicaid or dental insurance. Eligible patients are matched with volunteer OPTIONS dentists who have agreed to provide dental care for lower fees.
246 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(888) 765-6789
oda.org/community-involvement/dental-options
odh.ohio.gov

Dentists Who Specialize in Seeing Kids (Pediatric Dentists)

Columbus Area
Accepting many insurances, including Medicaid

  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) Pediatric Dentistry
    Livingston Ambulatory Center
    380 Butterfly Gardens Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43215
    (614) 722-5650
    nationwidechildrens.org/specialties/dentistry
  • The Ohio State University (OSU) Dental Faculty Practice
    2nd & 4th Floors, Postle Hall
    305 West Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210
    (614) 292-2472
    smileexperts.osu.edu
  • Douglas Lin, DDS 
    5180 East Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43213
    (614) 868-0718
    pediatricdentistcolumbus.com
  • Worthington Pediatric Dentistry
    117 Lazelle Road East, Suite D, Columbus, Ohio 43235
    (614) 888-3212
    worthingtonpediatric.com
  • KidSMILES Pediatric Dental Clinic
    770 Bethel Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214
    (614) 458-1711
    kidsmilesclinic.org

Pediatric Dentistry Practices Near Columbus

  • Timothy Nusbaum, DDS
    1140 Western Avenue, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
    (740) 773-4066
    chillicothekidsdentist.com
  • Delaware Pediatric Dentistry
    3769 Columbus Pike, Suite 100, Delaware, Ohio 43015
    (740) 657-1562
    delawarekidsdentist.com
  • Prairie Kids Dental
    982 Galloway Road, Galloway, Ohio 43119
    (614) 870-1333
    pkdkids.com
  • Granville Pediatric Dentistry
    1967 Newark-Granville Road, Granville, Ohio 43023
    (740) 587-7000
    granvillepediatricdentistry.com
  • Cecilia Moy, DDS
    4072 Gantz Road, Grove City, Ohio 43123
    (614) 871-3700
    ceciliaamoydds.com
  • Kevin Weitzel, DDS
    3535 Fishinger Boulevard, Suite 270, Hilliard, Ohio 43026
    (614) 876-4277
    445 Allenby Drive, Marysville, Ohio 43040
    (937) 644-2310
    peddentistry.com
  • Jonathan Draney, DDS
    121 East Sixth Avenue, Suite 101, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
    (740) 475-0700
    lancasterpediatricdentistry.com
  • Olentangy Pediatric Dentistry
    45 Clairedan Drive, Powell, Ohio 43065
    (614) 433-7474
    olentangypediatricdentistry.com
  • Scott Nieman, DDS
    395 North West Street, Suite A, Westerville, Ohio 43082
    (614) 898-9994
    scottniemandds.com

KidSMILES Pediatric Dental Clinic

Provides comprehensive care to children in central Ohio at a very low cost. Run entirely by volunteer dentists, hygienists and dental professionals, the clinic focuses on providing services such as disease removal and prevention. They help children in families who earn too much to qualify for Medicaid but not enough to afford monthly dental premiums.
770 Bethel Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214
(614) 458-1711
kidsmilesclinic.org

Lutheran Social Services (LSS)

Offers services to provide for the basic needs of all people, including shelter, food, health care, case management, veteran services; support for women facing domestic violence and their children, disaster response coordination and disaster preparedness training, transitional job training and more. They reach 29 counties in Ohio. Visit the website for detailed information about each program, location and contact information.
500 West Wilson Bridge Road, Worthington, Ohio 43085
(614) 228-5200
24-hour crisis line (Domestic Violence): (614) 224-4663
lssnetworkofhope.org
Pantry Locations: lssnetworkofhope.org/foodpantries/services/pantry-locations
List of LSS Locations: lssnetworkofhope.org/contact-us/locations

Mouth Monsters (American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry AAPD)

Provides dental resources for kids and families. Parents can go online to search for a nearby pediatric dentist, learn about clinical guidelines, healthy snacks, teething, how to handle a dental emergency and more.
mouthmonsters.mychildrensteeth.org

Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) Dental Clinic

Provides routine and emergency walk-in dental care for babies, children and teens, including those with special health care needs. They offer sliding scale fees for those who cannot afford a private dentist. They accept many insurances as well, including Medicaid.
380 Butterfly Gardens Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 722-5650
nationwidechildrens.org/dentistry

Nisonger Center at The Ohio State University (OSU)

Offers complete services for children, teens and adults with developmental disabilities and autism spectrum disorders, including an autism clinic, behavior support services, dental care for children with developmental disabilities, early intervention programs, psychiatric services, special education/transition services. They also have a toy and technology library. Their website has an extensive list of resources for families as well.
1581 Dodd Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Administration: (614) 685-3192 or (855) 983-9955 Toll-free
nisonger.osu.edu
Additional Contact Information: nisonger.osu.edu/contact-us

Ohio Association of Free Clinics (OAFC)

Offers a list of Ohio Free Clinics. Free clinic services vary, but may include primary care, prescription assistance, dental, vision, behavioral health and other specialties.
35 North Fourth Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 914-6458
ohiofreeclinics.org/who-we-are/locations/find-a-clinic.html

Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Oral Health

Offers help in finding dental care and learning how to have good oral health. There is information on places and programs that offer dental care to people with lower incomes, no dental insurance or those living with HIV or AIDS. Also, the Oral Health Fact Sheets section lists fact sheets created by the Oral Health Program and others, and has links to websites that have information on many oral health topics.
246 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/know-our-programs/oral-health-program/Patients-Public

Ohio State Dental Clinics

Offers a complete range of affordable dental services, including preventive teeth cleaning, emergency care and evening hours. Because care is administered by student dentists, you can expect to save considerably when compared to fees charged in a private practice. Call for insurance and self-pay information. Services are provided for children above age 5 and adults throughout Ohio. Offers emergency walk-in hours for adults as well.
305 West Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Call to schedule an appointment: (614) 688-3763
dentistry.osu.edu/patients/ohio-state-dental-clinics

PrimaryOne Health

Provide a wide range of services to teens and adults at many locations in Central Ohio. Services include pregnancy testing, obstetric / gynecology care, contraception, well woman exams, and treatment of pelvic pain; low cost dental care, including fillings, exams, cleanings and extractions. They also provide vision, behavioral and pediatric services. Uninsured patients may pay for services based on a sliding scale. They accept most health insurances as well, including Medicaid. Interpreting services are available upon request. Call to schedule an appointment.

  • 1180 East Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43205
  • 3781 South High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43207
  • 1500 East Seventeenth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43219
  • 3433 Agler Road, Columbus, Ohio 43219
  • 2300 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43204
  • 1791 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus, Ohio  43207
  • 600 North Pickaway Street, Circleville, Ohio 43113
  • 1905 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43207
  • 240 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
  • 299 Cramer Creek Court, Dublin, Ohio 43017 (Dental Clinic)
  • 595 Van Buren Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43223
  • 2780 Airport Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43219 (Corporate Office)

Main Phone Line/Schedule Appointment: (614) 645-5500
primaryonehealth.org
Additional Contact Information: primaryonehealth.org/locations

Smiles 4 Life

Provides affordable dental services for children ages 12 months to 20 years old. Accepts most health insurances, including government insurances (Medicaid, Molina, Caresource) and has a sliding scale fee for uninsured patients.
4655 Morse Center Road, Columbus, Ohio 43229
(614) 344-1459
smiles4life-columbus.com

Southeast, Inc.

Program: Provides a wide-ranging provider of primary and dental care, group and individual counseling for youth with mental health and substance abuse problems, outpatient services, psychiatry and case management
Eligibility: males and females, age 3 and older
Cost: government insurance (Medicaid, Molina, Caresource), private insurance and self-pay (sliding scale fees based on income)
Referral: individuals may refer themselves or be referred by a physician

  • Administrative Office, Severe Mental Disorder (SMD) Programs & Apothecare Pharmacy
    16 West Long Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
    (614) 225–0990 or 711 for Relay Service (TTY)
  • Adult and Family, Older Adult, and Alcohol & Drug
    1455 South Fourth Street, Columbus, Ohio 43207
    (614) 444–0800
  • Franklin County
    524 B West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
    (614) 224–4850
  • Delaware County
    824 Bowtown Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015
    (740) 695–7795
  • Morrow County
    950 Meadow Drive, Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43338
    (419) 949-2000
  • Belmont, Harrison, & Monroe Counties
    68353 Bannock Road, Saint Clairsville, Ohio 43950
    (740) 695–9344
    Crisis Line: (740) 695-0032 or (800) 354-4357 Toll-free

southeastinc.com

Stowe Mission of Central Ohio

A faith-based, non-profit organization that provide various services including, a community kitchen, tutoring, adult literacy and GED prep classes; school supply giveaway, Christmas toy giveaway, food pantry, pregnancy support; vision, dental, eye clinic, and healthcare with the Mount Carmel Mobile Medical Coach, and family events.
Physical Address: 888 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43206
Mailing Address: PO Box 6341, Columbus, Ohio 43206
(614) 445-8400
stowemission.org
Stowe Pregnancy Resource Center: stoweprc.org