The Coastal Health District of Georgia serves the counties of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh

Children’s Dental Services (Chatham County)

The Chatham County Heath Department dental services program provides comprehensive dental care for children ages 0-17 with an emphasis on cavity prevention. Getting an early start on good dental hygiene is important. Children should see a dentist for the first time no later than one year of age. If you have a question about our services or want to schedule and appointment, please call our office directly at 912-691-6229.

Our Services

We provide the following services at our dental clinic located at 1395 Eisenhower Drive in Savannah:

Hours of Operation

Appointments for the Chatham County Health Department dental clinic can be scheduled:

Monday – Wednesday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.,
(closed 12 -1 p.m.)
Thursday
8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
(closed 12-1 p.m.)
Friday
8 a.m.-2 p.m.

*Children under three years of age will be seen on a walk-in basis.

Payment Information

Reduced fees are available based on proof of income which should be presented at the first visit. We also accept Medicaid, Amerigroup, Peach State, WellCare, and CareSource.

Forms

Please complete the forms below, print, sign, and bring with you to your child’s first visit.
Child Health History Fillable
Child Health History Fillable ESPAÑOL

Please complete the forms below, print, sign, and bring with you to each appointment after the first visit.
Child Health History Update Fillable
Child Health History Update Fillable ESPAÑOL

Additional Information 

Although health departments in the Coastal Health District do not provide routine dental care for adults, there are other possible treatment sites for those who are uninsured including Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health Care and J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care in Savannah; Diversity Health Center in Hinesville; and Coastal Community Health Services in Brunswick.

The Savannah Volunteer Dental Clinic serves children from ages 3-18. For more information on that program, please call 912-429-8368.

Check out these tips for terrific teeth.

Teeth Tips
Consejos de dientes

Got questions about your child’s dental health? Check out the MouthHealthy.org by the American Dental Association.


For after hours or weekend dental emergencies, please go to the hospital emergency room nearest you.