Dental - VA Northern California Health Care System
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VA Northern California Health Care System

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VA dentists are trained professionals who use the latest dental procedures and pain control techniques.

Services Offered

Veteran dental care is provided in modern clinics that adhere to the highest standards of hygiene and infection control. Services include:

  • Regularly scheduled cleaning and x-rays
  • Endodontics
  • Implant Services
  • Oral Surgery
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Restorative Procedures such as fillings, crowns and bridges
  • Comfortable, well-fitting dentures
  • Access to oral and facial reconstruction surgery resulting from trauma or serious illness


Dental Clinics

Mare Island Dental Clinic
201 Walnut Ave.
Mare Island, CA 94592
(707) 562-8225

McClellan Dental Clinic
5401 Arnold Ave.
McClellan, CA 95652
(916) 333-5500

Chico Dental Clinic
254 Cohasset Road
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 879-5057

Redding Dental Clinic
760 Cypress Avenue Ste 100
Redding, CA 96001
(530) 244-8800


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Find out if you are eligible for dental care, contact VA at 1-877-222-VETS (8387) or visit the VA Health Benefits website.

Not Eligible?

If not eligible, Veterans may obtain dental care through the VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP). Veterans enrolled in VA health care, and beneficiaries of the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the VA (CHAMPVA) can select one of the discounted insurance plans offered by Delta Dental or MetLife.


Nicholas Goetz with prosthetic ear

Navy Veteran Robert Chesser, who lost an ear to cancer, was referred to the VA Tampa Dental Clinic and under the care of Maxillofacial Prosthodontist, Dr. Nicholas Goetz, received a new prosthetic ear. Read more of this amazing Lend Me Your Ears story and view online photos.

In the Spotlight

Teeth do a lot of work! They're useful for speaking, chewing food, shaping your face and showing the world a smile. So it's necessary to keep your teeth and mouth healthy as you age. Check out Aging and Your Smile on MyHealtheVet to learn important dental care facts and maintain healthy teeth over your lifetime.

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Contact Info


  • See list of
    locations below.

Contact Number(s)

  • 800-382-VETS

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday
    8:00am - 4:30pm