Patient Information

Patients may choose to fill out their medical/dental history and patient registration forms prior to their first dental visit. Completed forms can be printed and brought to the first appointment or emailed to the dental clinic at Patients may also view and print the Metropolitan State University Dental Therapy’s Clinic Notice of Privacy Practices and Cancelation and Behavior Policy.

Spanish Language Patient Forms

Los pacientes tienen la opcion de completar las formas de registracion e historial medico antes de su primera cita en la clinica. Pueden ser imprimidas y presentadas en su primera cita o pueden ser enviadas por correo electronico a Las formas de Notificacion de Privacidad y Poliza de Cancelacion y Comportamiento estan disponibles para los pacientes, pueden ser imprimidas y revisadas en cualquier momento.

Patient Services

The clinic offers affordable dental care to individuals aged 2 or older. We do not accept dental insurance. All patients under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Master’s-level Dental Therapy students provide the following services under the supervision of licensed dentists and licensed advanced dental therapists.

We offer discounts for students, MetroState employees, seniors (+55 years), and veterans. 

Services                                                                                                                 Average Fee

First Visit: Exam & X-rays                                                                                          $45

Exam                                                                                                                                $15

X-rays (Full set)                                                                                                            $30

Teeth Cleaning                                                                                                              $25

Front tooth fillings                                                                                                        $25/each

Back tooth fillings                                                                                                          $45/each

Stainless Steel Crown                                                                                                   $50/each

Tooth Removal                                                                                                               $30

Note: We do not perform root canals, or removal of wisdom teeth and do not fabricate dentures/partials.


Emergency Care

If you have an urgent concern (such as pain or swelling) you should visit your primary dental care provider or a dental clinic that has urgent care appointments. Minnesota Community Care is an affordable option for those looking for a dental home. They can be reached by phone at 651-602-7500


Location & Appointments

Appointment dates vary based on the academic calendar.

To make an appointment, call 651-793-1793 (Note: Typical appointment lengths are 3 hours. Generally, more than one visit is needed to complete care)

Metropolitan State University Dental Clinic

1670 Beam Avenue, Suite 203

Maplewood, MN 55109

Free parking is available

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to have radiographs (x-rays) for my dental appointment?

Yes, all patients should have current radiographs (taken within 1 year). Patients should bring current radiographs with them to their appointment. X-rays can be emailed to our clinic New radiographs will be prescribed and taken at the clinic if they are needed.

How long does an appointment take?

All treatment is provided by ADT students, under the supervision of Minnesota-licensed dentists and advanced dental therapists. Treatment in our clinic will take longer than provided in traditional offices. Plan on approximately 3 hours for each visit.

Will all of my treatment be completed in one appointment? 

Treatment times are dependent upon the patient’s individual care plan. Patients typically need multiple appointments.

Does the Dental Clinic provide extractions?

We extract extremely loose teeth on a case-by-case basis. Patients needing further care will be referred to an appropriate provider.

Does the Dental Clinic provide fillings?

Yes, we do both tooth-colored and silver fillings.

Does the Dental Clinic accept insurance for payment?

No, the clinic does not take insurance. Payment is through cash, check, VISA, Mastercard, or Discover Card. Payment is expected at the time of services.

Is there an area for parking?

Yes, there is adequate, free parking.

What can I expect at my first appointment?

We will perform a comprehensive assessment which includes a visual exam of the oral cavity, charting of the oral cavity, periodontal charting, x-rays, oral images, diagnosis, and treatment plan and options. Current x-rays are required to make an accurate diagnosis. Treatment typically begins at a subsequent visit.