Frequently Asked Questions

Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic offers dental services at a significantly lower cost compared to private practice, when seen by student care provider.

Please call 915-215- 6700 to make an appointment or click here for more information about appointments.

Please click here for information regarding what to bring with you to your appointment.

Physical Address: 222 Rick Francis St., El Paso, TX 79905.

Mailing Address:  5001 El Paso Drive, MSC 24002, El Paso, TX 79905

Please click here to access additional location information.

Free temporary patient parking will be available in the parking lot directly behind the Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic. Please park in the designated reserved Oral Health Clinic spaces. Please click here for further information about parking.

Please allow an average of 2-4 hours for appointments and treatments.

If an appointment needs to be cancelled, please provide more than 24 hours advance notice. If the cancellation is less than 24 hours advance notice, it will be considered a missed appointment. If you are 30 minutes late to your appointment, it will be considered a missed appointment. If you miss three appointments in total, you will be ineligible to receive dental care services.

Yes, The Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic accepts referrals from other private practices. Referring providers can click here to access the referral portal.

No, you do not need insurance to be seen by a dental provider at the Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic. Our clinic offers reduced-cost care to the public.

Patients who have dental insurance should bring their insurance information with them to their appointment. Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic currently accepts a limited number of insurance plans. If we do not currently accept your insurance, as a courtesy, we will provide a copy of the dental claim form for you to submit to your insurance company for reimbursement once services are paid in full. For more information about insurance please click here.

Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic offers interpretation services for every officially recognized language. To make arrangements for interpretation services at a dental appointment, please call ahead at 915-215-6700

Our patient portal is coming soon.

Until then, please arrive at the clinic 30 minutes prior to your appointment to complete your patient forms. Thank you for your understanding and patience.

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Emergency Care Clinic

Please call 915-215-6700