Published January 12, 2016
Location: Osan Air Base, Bldg 777 (First Floor)
Hours of Operation:
7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Thursdays
Clinic Contact Number: DSN 784-2108; Off Base/Cell 0505-784-2108
DENTAL CLINIC (TRICARE DENTAL) (855) 638-8372
Welcome to the 51st Medical Group Dental Squadron. The primary mission of the 51st DS is to ensure the military dental readiness of active-duty service members. The 51st DS has the responsibility to provide care for eligible non-active duty beneficiaries and manage assets to provide appropriate and needed care for all eligible beneficiaries. To balance these missions, the 51st DS must prioritize care following Department of Defense and Air Force guidelines including: Title 10 U.S.C., Section 1074(b) and Section 1077(a) (9); AFI 41-210, TriCare Operations and Patient Administrative Function; and AFI 47-101, Managing Air Force Dental Services. Beneficiaries are provided care in the following order:
Authorized beneficiaries with dental emergencies
Command Sponsored of Active Duty
Non-Command Sponsored of Active Duty
Dependents of Retirees
Service members must call if stationed at any overseas location. This will better resolve any issues with MetLife. For more information about enrolling in the Metropolitan Life Dental Coverage plan, call (855) 638-8372. For additional assistance, call 784-2589.
Approved off-base providers
Cost Summary Chart
Sick call hours are from 0700-0900 and from 1200-1400 every day EXCEPT the third Thursday of each month. What is considered a sick call need? Incapacitating acute dental pain, significant swelling, bleeding or trauma using the pain scale of 0 being no pain to 10 being you can't talk.
Due to limited appointment availability and high demand, patients who miss their appointments or cancel less than 24 hours prior to their appointment will be "No Showed," and a letter will be sent to their First Sergeant.