West Kootenay
          TEETH Clinic


Serving the Kootenay Boundary region

The West Kootenay Community TEETH Clinic Society believes
all people deserve access to dental care.
We endeavor to make dental care more affordable.

We are OPEN!

We have a limited schedule providing dental and hygiene procedures.
We are serving existing patients registered prior to the arson fire and
New patients accepted starting in February 2024.

The clinic will be open eight days a month by appointment

To contact us, phone the clinic and leave a message: 778 463 2232
 We will reply on the next open clinic date. 

You can also email the clinic: TEETHCLINICWK@GMAIL.COM

New clients, not covered by new Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP), 
with net family incomes under $42,000 will need to register at one of our Verification Centres. 

Please see these locations on the “Application” page.

Patients covered and approved under the new Federal Government Dental Insurance Program (CDCP), mustcomplete the TEETH Clinic application process, as provided in that section of the website and bring their CDCP insurance card with the application forms to clinic for client registration.
The “CDCP welcome letter” has the effective date of coverage,
bring this letter when going to the Verification Centre.

The West Kootenay Community TEETH Clinic Society
 is a not-for-profit clinic, which offers high quality dental care for
region low-income members including children, their families and seniors.

All community members, not covered by new  Canadian Federal Government Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP) 
with a net family income of less than $42,000, 
 in the West Kootenay Boundary are eligible for dental services at the clinic.

To determine if you qualify for the new Canadian Federal Government Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP), go to www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/dental/dental-care-plan.html


 We rely on donations from sponsors and donors to subsidize
the dental fees our clients are unable to pay.

Please consider making a donation:

CanadaHelps or PayPal

Donations greater than $20.00 will receive
an income tax receipt. 

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Despite the fire damage to the clinic, patients’ records were saved!

Those patients who were registered before the fire, February 2022, DO NOT need to re-register.
They will be contacted directly by the clinic or patients should call or email for your appointment.

778-463-2232 or teethclinicwk@gmail.com


We are extremely grateful for the financial support from these very generous sponsors!

 The outpouring of support from local dentist Dr. Scott Pentecost, Front Street Dental Clinic, Dr. Jenni Parrott and her fundraising team, the BC Dental Association, individual dentists from Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland, Home Building Supplies, Hipperson’s Hardware, Cowan’s Office Supplies, the Royal Bank of Canada, Ron Bogusz, many donations through Canada Helps and our landlord have made the rebuilding and refurbishing of the clinic possible!   THANK YOU!

All donations will be recorded on our Donor Wall in the Clinic office.