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About The IHS Division of Oral Health

  • Estimated number of dental clinics (FY 2021): 364
  • Estimated number of dental chairs (FY 2021): 2,161
  • Number of sites using IHS Dentrix EDR (FY 2021): 254
  • Total federal dentists (2019): 270
  • Population served (as of January 2020): 2.56 million American Indians and Alaska Natives
  • Total number of dental visits (FY 2019): 1,468,596
  • Total dental services (FY 2019): 6,430,633
  • Levels I-III services (FY 2019): 4,148,219
  • GPRA dental access rate (FY 2019): 30.0% (27.2% National Target)
  • GPRA dental sealants (FY 2019): 15.9% (16.0% National Target)
  • GPRA topical fluoride (FY 2019): 32.1% (30.0% National Target)
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