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. – 4:30 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

Have Questions?
Call: 865-215-5555

Need to report a public
health emergency?

Call 865-215-5093

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 10:30 a.m. (Main location) and 11 a.m. (West Clinic) on the following Wednesdays: April 17 and July 17. All other offices will open at 8 a.m.