The Cleveland Avenue Dental Center is part of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health. We serve children and adults of Forsyth County and surrounding areas. We accept Medicaid, NC Health Choice, Ameritas and self-pay patients. A sliding fee scale may be applied for self-pay patients based on household income.
We are a fully functioning dental center for both children and adults. Our caring, compassionate staff will help ensure that you have a pleasant dental experience.
WALK–INS ARE WELCOME: requested arrival time as early as 7:45 am and no longer than 10:00 am. The dental staff will try to accommodate patients that walk into the dental center. However, please keep in mind dental services/treatment can’t be guaranteed. Patients walking into the center will be seen depending on the current schedule and first come, first serve bases.
Monday : 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am – 11:30 am
501 N. Cleveland Avenue, Suite 1
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
The dental center is located on the corner of N Cleveland Ave & 5th street. We are directly across from Bethlehem Community Child Development Center on North Cleveland Avenue.
“Our Daily Motto: Be the reason someone smiles”
Darlene has been with the dental center since 2015. She is a Winston Salem native with over 10 years of management in the dental field. She knows the importance of team building and encouraging her team to be successful each day. Darlene’s passion is her family, community and she strives to make each patient encounter matter.
Jenni is a recent graduate from UNC Chapel Hill, Dental Assisting Program (May 2017). Jenni is bilingual and loves interacting with patients. She enjoys spending time with her husband and son in her free time.
Loretta graduated from Forsyth Tech Community College in 2007. Loretta has been a dental assistant with Forsyth County Public Health for the past 8 years. She enjoys helping patients achieve a beautiful and confident smile.
Erica has over 9 years of dental assisting experience. Erica enjoys working with kids by helping them ease their fears. Erica loves the partnership with Forsyth County School System in providing cleanings, sealants and fluoride to hundred of children throughout the school year.
Lauren has 9 years of dental assisting experience. Lauren loves encouraging patients through dental treatment. Lauren is knowledgeable in lab cases that include dentures and partials; Lauren’s enjoys every patient leaving with a smile.
Patricia received her dental assistant certificate in 2009 from Wilkes Community College. She fell in love with dentistry and decided to pursue her career in hygiene. Patricia graduated from Forsyth Technical Community College as a Dental Hygienist. She has participated in many volunteer service projects with the MOM’s clinic and enjoys working with adults and children of all ages.
Cancellation Policy: 24 working hours notice is required for all cancelled appointments. If a patient fails to call with advance notice, the appointment will count as a broken appointment. After 2 broken appointments, the patient will be dismissed from the practice.
Late Arrival Policy: Please call if you are going to be late for your appointment. If you are more than 10 minutes late for your appointment you may be rescheduled for a later date.
Co-pay: A $3 co-pay will be required of NC Medicaid and NC Health Choice patients, age 21 and over, at the time of service.
Parent/legal guardian must be present for the 1st visit.
Things to Bring with You to Your Visit:
For your convenience, you can fill out the following forms in preparation of your first visit.
We offer Comprehensive Dental Care Including: