Patient Services

Welcome to Indiana University School of Dentistry!  We are pleased that you are considering becoming a patient at our school.  We offer adult services, pediatric services and orthodontics services.

A wide range of dental treatments and oral healthcare services for adults and children is available at the dental school.  Students who are in training to become dentists or other types of dental professionals provide patient care.  Indiana University's outstanding dental faculty closely supervises students.  To schedule an appointment to become a patient (adult) call (317) 274.7433. For more information click the New Patients button below.


Pediatric Dentistry - Children from birth to 14 years of age are treated in the pediatric dentistry clinic, which is designed exclusively for children.  (317) 274.8111 - Appointment to become a patient (children)

Orthodontics - Each year the dental school accepts a limited number of patients for orthodontic treatment (i.e., placement of braces and other treatments related to the proper positioning of teeth).  These patients are seen in the orthodontic clinic.  (317) 274.8573 -Orthodontic Clinic

Patients with Disabilities - If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to be seen as a patient at the School of Dentistry, we will try to provide it.  Please call Patient Admitting (317.274.7433) to inform the staff of your needs at least 72 hours before your first dental school appointment.

Patient Parking

Free parking is available in the Vermont Street Garage located on the corner of Vermont and Barnhill.  The garage is across the street from the Fritts Critical Care facility.  Please bring your parking ticket with you to your appointment.   The parking ticket will be validated at the end of your appointment.

If you have questions regarding patient parking, please call (317) 274-7433.



First appointment (adults)

First appointment 
(children age 14 and younger) 
Information/Paging    274-7433
Questions related to payments    274-5305
Questions related to insurance    274-5305
Questions related to Medicaid     274-5305
After-hours emergency treatment
(ask for the dental resident on call)
Emergency treatment for persons who 
are not IU School of Dentistry
patients of record