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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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1. How do I schedule an appointment?

Call 850-595-6500, Option 2 for appointments. FDOH-Escambia is located on 1295 West Fairfield Drive, Pensacola, FL 32501 (beside the ECAT bus station).

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2. Where can I find information about eligibility?

Call 850-595-6500, Option 2. Once your eligibility appointment is scheduled, the clerk will provide a list of all required documentation to bring with you. 

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3. How do I receive dental services?

Call 850-912-8880 for more information about Community Health Northwest Florida dental services. You can also call 850-471-6983 or 850-912-8923 if interested in Pro Med dental services.

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4. Who is eligible for dental services?

Community Health Northwest Florida eligibility requirements:

  • Children covered by Medicaid ages 0-20
  • Full Medicaid adults
    Please Note: Clients may have to confirm dental eligibility with Medicaid prior to making appointment.
  • Uninsured adults
    Please Note: Uninsured adults must complete ECC financial eligibility paperwork and receive approval for ECC Medical Assistance Program. There's a sliding fee scale for adult uninsured clients.

Pro Med Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Pediatric and adult Denta Quest,
  • Healthy Kids through Denta Quest and Children’s Medical Services
  • Medicaid

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5. What dental services are provided?

Community Health Northwest Florida provides the following services:

  • Exams
  • X-rays
  • Extractions
  • Fillings for children and adults (sliding fee for adults)
    Please Note: Patients must schedule an exam and x-ray prior to receiving extraction or filling. Emergency extractions may be done at the discretion of a dentist.

Pro Med provides the following services:

  • Routine appointments
  • Urgent appointments

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