Dental Department

Hours & Contact

Del Norte Community Health Center Dental

550 E Washington Blvd
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone: (707) 465-4636
Fax: (707) 465-1983
Hours: Mon thru Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm


Primary dental care, including routine and preventive dental examinations and care for children and adults. Restorative care, including fillings, root canals, partial and full dentures, and treatment of gum disease is available by appointment. Same day, walk-in and urgent care provided for toothache, other oral pain and infection. The Dental Center at the Del Norte Community Health Center has 6 operatories, including one private room. Two dentists and a Dental Hygienist are on staff. Parents are encouraged to establish routine oral health care for their children and for themselves.

Well-child dental exam clinics are held on the first Friday of every month to encourage parents to bring in their children at a very early age and get them used to seeing the dentist. Coverage depends on a number of factors; we will assist you in determining eligibility. Those without insurance are eligible for large discounts based on income and ability to pay; flexible time-payment plans can be arranged. We also accept most private insurance.

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Anil Kumar, DDS
Anil Kumar, DDSDoctor of Dental Surgery
Grew up in St. Louis, MO.

2000-2004: B.S. in Computer Science—University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2006-2010: Doctor or Dental Medicine—Harvard
2010-2011: General Practice Residency—Carolinas Medical Center
2011-2013: Oral Medicine Residency—Carolinas Medical Center
2013-2014: Attending Dentist, Carolinas Medical Center
2014-Somehow convinced my wife who is native to North Carolina to move across the country.
2014-Present: Del Norte Community Health Center—Dental Clinic