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UF Health Tacachale Dental Clinic


1621 NE Waldo Road
Gainesville, Florida 32609
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Phone Numbers

Appointment (352) 955-5616

Hours of Operation

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Tacachale Dental Clinic exterior

Tacachale Dental Clinic is located on the campus of Tacachale, a large state-operated residential facility for adults with developmental disabilities. Tacachale was built in 1920 and currently serves 470 residents. Faculty and residents from the Department of Pediatric Dentistry currently provide care to the residents of Tacachale 5 days per week.

Reduced-fee dental care

UF College of Dentistry students and faculty participate in programs such as the We Care Physicians Network (352) 334-7926 and CHOICES. Such programs provide limited services for qualified individuals that may be reduced in fees.

Address, directions and parking


1621 NE Waldo Road
Gainesville, Florida 32609

Hours of operation

Selected night and weekend appointments are available on a limited basis.

Conditions and treatments


Medical records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from Tacachale Dental Clinic, please contact (352) 955-5616.

Costs, billing, and insurance

We honor all major credit cards, checks and cash for dental payment. If you'd like to pay your bill online, use this secure link. UF employees and their families can pay for their dental care through payroll deduction. Please have your billing statement along with your debit/credit card or bank account information. Your account number is located in the top righthand corner of your statement.

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