Health and Dental Care
EBCAP Dental Center
Newport, RI 02840
Hours of Operation:
Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Dental Center offers comprehensive dental care as well as emergency care. The following services are provided: restorations, simple extractions, root canals, teeth whitening, cleanings, crowns, and denture work for established patients.
Eligibility: We serve all Rhode Island residents. For those without dental insurance, services are offered on a sliding fee scale based on income and family size. Medicaid, Delta Dental, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, MetLife and other dental insurances are accepted.
Contact: The dental receptionist at the above number to make an appointment.
East Bay Smiles is an oral health prevention program offered to Head Start,Early Head Start, elementary, middle and high school children in the EastBay. Exams, cleanings, fluoride treatments and sealants are providedright at school and in a number of community based organizations. We accept most insurance including Medicaid; for those whohave no dental insurance there will be no out of pocket cost to the family.For children that require further treatment, such as restorative work, the service can be provided by the Molar Express or an appointment can be made at our Dental Clinic on Broadway in Newport, 401-848-6697, x. 103.
Molar Express is a forty foot long dental office on wheels that was donated by Ronald Mc Donald House Charities of Eastern New England to East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) and two other partnering agencies - Thundermist Health Centers and Comprehensive Community Action Program (CCAP).The Molar Express services eligible children that attend participating schools, Head Starts and community programs. The Molar Express provides x-rays and restorative treatment such as fillings, root canals and extractions (all with parental consent). If you would like further information about accessingthe Smiles Program or The Molar Express please Contact: Kim Duran at 401-848-6697 x103.