Dental Clinic

Welcome to the Andrew Rader Dental Clinic

The dental clinic is located in Building 525, Carpenter Road, Fort Myer, VA 22211. Hours of operation are Mon-Thurs: 0700 to 1600 and Fri 0730 to 1500.  There are currently four dental officers and two full-time hygienists. To schedule an appointment, please walk in or phone 703-696-3460 during normal duty hours. To make an appointment by telephone, your dental records must be present in the dental clinic. After normal duty hours, if you have a valid dental emergency (trauma, large facial swelling, difficulty breathing or swallowing), you must report to the Emergency Room at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital.

The Andrew Rader Dental Clinic does not provide routine care to Retiree or Family members. Enrollment forms and booklets for the Tricare Active Duty Family Member Dental Plan may be obtained at the clinic during normal duty hours

Sick Call Hours: 0730 to 0800 each duty day. Call 703-696-3460 for general information and appointments.  In-processing hours are from 0900-1000/ 1300-1400.  The Andrew Rader Dental Clinic is closed on all federal holidays. 

Readiness Classifications

  • Dental Class 1 - No treatment needed or all treatment complete
  • Dental Class 2 - Treatment needed, however a dental emergency is not likely within six months,
  • Dental Class 3 - Non-Deployable - immediate treatment needed, likely to have a dental emergency within six months
  • Dental Class 4 - Non-Deployable - Patient requires a periodic oral evaluation (more than 15 months since last dental check-up) or Panoramic X-Ray not present in dental record.

We only conduct our walk-in exams from 0800 to 0900. All exams will be performed with a cleaning and must be scheduled 60 days prior to your due date.

Andrew Rader Dental Clinic proudly supports the dental health needs of eligible Service Members assigned to the National Capital Region. We provide all types of dental care to include preventive services, routine dental treatment, emergency dental care, and referrals to specialty care not available directly in our clinic.

We are sorry, but the Andrew Rader Dental Clinic does not provide any care to Retiree or Family members. Eligible Service members seen in our clinic are: Active Duty military as well as Reserve Component Soldiers serving on a current set of orders >30 days. All Soldiers will be asked to provide a copy of orders when they in-process. This information is necessary to assure we provide timely service and properly address your dental needs.

Our clinic policy requires our staff to verify that we have a current copy of orders on file before you can schedule an appointment for any care. If there is not a copy on file or if it has expired, please email, fax, or drop off a copy for us before you call to schedule your appointment.

Contact Information 
Phone: 1-833-853-1392, Option 9

Mon - Thurs: 0700 - 1600
Fri: 0730 - 1500

Sick Call: 0730 - 0800
In/Out Processing: 0900 - 1000 & 
                              1300 - 1400


401 Carpenter Rd
Bldg 525
Fort Myer, VA 22211