Health Services


Services Provided

We provide comprehensive dental care for eligible active duty personnel only. Retirees and their family members are eligible for Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP). Visit or call BENEFEDS at 1-877-888-FEDS (3337) for more information.

Exams and Cleanings

Examinations are due annually and may or may not be associated with a dental cleaning the same day. The default cleaning interval is one per year unless individual risk factors indicate more frequent cleanings are required.

How to Make an Appointment

To make an appointment, call the Dental Front Desk at 781-225-6324.

Important Information

After Hours Call Information

For active duty service members experiencing a true dental emergency (swelling, bleeding, infection etc.) after hours, call 781-225-6324 or 781-879-5346 to speak with a dental provider.

Reserve / Guard Members

Reserve and Guard members must be on orders for 30 or greater days for routine care. ARNG members not on AGR orders should seek out dental needs through JFHQ MEDCOM before scheduling through Hanscom Dental Clinic.

Geographically Separated Unit

Some GSU members are enrolled in other military treatment facilities closer to their assigned duty location. Remote GSU members may fall under TRICARE Prime Remote. TRICARE Prime Remote beneficiaries may self-refer to an in-network local provider to have their dental needs met. For more information such as who qualifies, how to find a dentist, etc., please learn more.

PCS / Retirements / Separations

Members will not be signed out until they are within five days of their final out day. Please send a copy of your orders to: Members can request one copy of their records prior to separation/retirement. Copies will only be made for members onsite.

Dental Options Outside of Military Dental Clinics

For dental care outside of a military dental clinic, TRICARE offers dental coverage for service members, families and survivors. Additionally, retired service members, their families and certain survivors may qualify to purchase dental coverage through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program.
To learn more and see which plan you may use, visit


Contact Us




Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed the first Thursday of every month for readiness training, additional closures for readiness training may occur, please call for an appointment.


90 Vandenberg Drive, Building 1900

Additional Information

Members who hand carry records or have records at other locations are required to bring the dental record to any appointment.

Active duty sick call is by appointment only.

Active duty members can contact the Front desk at 781-225-6324 at any time during normal duty hours to schedule a sick call appointment. 
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