The Dental Clinic at Hawkeye, a supervised learning facility, is located on Hawkeye's Main Campus in Grundy Hall, lower level.
The care in the clinic is given by students in the Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting programs at Hawkeye. Professional faculty assess the procedures to ensure quality. A supervising dentist also provides screening exams to ensure that you will be able to get comprehensive care through your family dentist.
The Dental Clinic is open to the public and will take care of your preventative dental health needs and limited restorative care.
- oral health screenings
- dental cleanings
- radiographs (x-rays)
- fluoride treatments
- patient education
- Tobacco Cessation Program
- Amalgam Polishing
- study models
- minor restorative care (performed by licensed dentists)
- and more
In the Spring Semester area dentists give limited restorative care for fillings to provide learning experiences for the dental assisting students.
Treatments at Hawkeye's Dental Clinic are offered at a low cost to you, however, your appointment may take longer than a typical visit to your local dentist office.
The one-time flat rate is:
- $30 for adults
- $15 for children up to 11 years old
Treatment costs in the restorative clinic vary according to the treatment plan, but remain low cost.
Spring Semester Special
In February, college students and employees can take advantage of our half-off special. Learn more.
- our services are cost effective
- proper dental care improves your overall health
- Hawkeye's Main Campus is located on the bus route
- we accept Medicaid
- you are helping Hawkeye students complete their graduation requirements
Care for Kids FREE transportation is provided for those who meet the following criteria:
- currently enrolled in Medicaid,
- under 21 years old, and
- have Medical/Dental related appointments.
Please call 319-291-2413 for transportation assistance.
Make an appointment.
Treatments at Hawkeye's Dental Clinic may take longer than a typical visit to your local dentist office.
Typically the first appointment is three hours.
Please plan for multiple appointments of varying lengths.
At your appointment you will need to complete a Health History form.
You will meet the clinicians.
We will gather your dental data.
An instructor will check the clinicians work.
The clinician will proceed with treatment.
The procedure is checked by an instructor.
You leave with a smile!
Your x-rays at Hawkeye are done electronically making it easy to transfer your x-rays to your primary dentist upon your written consent in keeping with HIPAA requirements.
Schedule an Appointment