Knox County Tennessee


The KCHD Dental Clinic provides basic dental care for children and emergency dental services for eligible adults in Knox County.

The Dental Clinic also includes the school-based dental prevention program, which provides oral hygiene education and dental screenings to children in grades K-8.

Clinic Hours and Location


  • We schedule appointments each week on a first-come basis. New appointments for next week will be available on Monday morning. The phone lines open on Monday at 8:15.
    • Our dental clinic is in high-demand, so if you have an urgent need for our dental services, please call first thing Monday, otherwise please call later in the week. The direct number to the clinic is 865-215-5110.
    • If you need to discuss additional options, feel free to reach out to our dental team during normal business hours, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Closed for lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)


  • 140 Dameron Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917 

Forms to fill out:

Time can be saved by printing the following forms and bringing them with you to your appointment.


Dental Services Phone: (865) 215-5110
For questions or to attach program documents, x-rays,
or treatment plans, please email to

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Knox County Tennessee - Health Department

Main Clinic
140 Dameron Ave,
Knoxville, TN 37917

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
*Some clinics have extended hours. Please check the clinic's webpage for their respective hours.

Please Note:

On the first Wednesday of every month, all KCHD offices and clinics are closed in the morning for staff in-service. On these days, the main location (140 Dameron Ave.) will open at 11 a.m. and the West Clinic (1028 Old Cedar Bluff) will open at 11:30 a.m.
Clinics will also open at 10 a.m. (Main location), and 10:30 a.m. (West Clinic) on the following Wednesdays:
  • October 18, 2023
  • January 17, 2024
  • April 17,2024
  • July 17, 2024

*All other offices will open at 8 a.m.

Infant and childhood immunizations as well as adult vaccines by appointment ONLY. Please call 865-215-5950.

1028 Old Cedar Bluff
Knoxville, TN 37923

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Clinics will also open at 10 a.m. (Main location), and 10:30 a.m. (West Clinic) on the following Wednesdays:
  • January 18
  • April 19
  • July 19
  • September 20

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