La Porte County Dental Services

The IU Health La Porte Dental Center offers access to dental services for those individuals who may be challenged with little or no income and lack of dental insurance. IU Health La Porte Hospital works to assure that no family in our community will go without quality dental services.

Our facility offers comprehensive dental services including:

  • Dental exams
  • Teeth cleanings
  • Fillings
  • Tooth extractions
  • X-rays
  • Dentures and partials at a reduced fee

The dental center is supported by IU Health La Porte Hospital and grants through Indiana State Department of Health, the IU Health La Porte Hospital Foundation and other supporters.

All dental center patients will be evaluated to determine eligibility for services. Qualifications and financial eligibility are based on household size and income and follow the federal poverty guidelines. Fees are assessed on a sliding fee scale. Medicaid is also accepted by the clinic for dental services. All patients must reside in
La Porte County.

The IU Health La Porte Dental Center office is located in the IU Health La Porte Community Health Center building at 400 Teegarden St. (corner of Washington and Teegarden) in La Porte.

Operating hours are:
Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays  7:15 am - 4 pm; Wednesdays, 9:15 am - 7 pm; Fridays 7:15 am - 2 pm. The office is closed from noon - 1 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday and 1 pm - 2pm Wednesday (Central times).

For more information or to schedule an eligibility interview, call 219.326.1943.