Dodson Avenue Community Health Center

Street Address

1200 Dodson Ave.
Chattanooga, TN - 37406

Online Contact

Dodson Avenue Community Health Center

About Dodson Avenue Community Health Center

This clinic operates under a SLIDING SCALE model.This means that it MAY NOT be free depending on your income.You will be required to prove financial need in order to receive free services or services at a reduced cost.This is a health care center funded by the federal government.This means even if you have no insurance you can be covered.The center is also income based for those making an income.This health center can cover services such as checkups, treatment, pregnancy care (where applicable), immunizations and child care (where applicable), prescription medicine and mental and substance abuse where applicable.Contact them at the number provided for full details.Dodson Avenue Community Health Center is a Community Health Center.In order to get more information on this clinic, click on the icons below. You may be required to join for free in order to access full contact information.

The Centers are comprehensive, multi-specialty primary care facilities offering affordable, accessible, high-quality medical.

Dental, General Adult Care, Pediatrics, Laboratory, X-Ray, Diabetes and Hypertension Counseling, Insurance Counseling, Pharmacy, WIC, and Behavioral Health


Financial assistance and charity care are available to patients that apply and qualify. If you need help filling out the application, contact one of the financial counselors at 423-778-5150. In addition to helping with charity care, financial counselors are here to help you figure out if you can get TennCare or Medicaid, and how to pay for your care. If you don't qualify for financial assistance, they allow some patients to make payments on a monthly basis.


Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 8AM - 5PM
Fri: 8AM - 4PM

Since this is a sliding fee scale clinic, we have provided the Federal Poverty Guidelines below. Visit the Dodson Avenue Community Health Center website listed above to see what the level is needed for free care.

Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2021

Persons In Family HouseholdPoverty Guideline Salary per year
1 $12,760
2 $17,240
3 $21,720
4 $26,200
5 $30,680
6 $35,160
7 $39,640
8 $44,120

For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get reduced or free services from some clinics, they use a sliding fee scale based on your income.When they use a sliding fee scale, the 100% rate can be different than 100%. In those cases, using for example a 200% federal poverty level, you will only need double the 100% number listed above to 200%.

COVID-19 Information for Patients

Contact your healthcare provider by phone before coming to a clinic or hospital if you meet the following criteria:
  • Symptoms such as fever, cough or shortness of breath, fatigue, headache
  • Symptoms such as muscle or body aches, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose.
  • Contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19 within 14 days of onset of systems

Mild Covid Symptoms

  • Low-grade fever (approx 100 degrees Fahrenheit for adults)
  • Nasal congestion
  • Runny nose
  • Mild, dry cough
  • Mild body aches

Moderate Covid Symptoms

  • Fever above 100.4 F
  • Persistent cough
  • Temporary shortness of breath when you exert yourself
  • Exhaustion, need to stay in bed

Severe Covid Symptoms

  • Constant trouble breathing
  • Persistent chest pain or pressure
  • Confusion
  • Trouble staying awake
  • Blue lips or face

Health Care Center

Federal Healthcare
This is a health care center funded by the federal government. This means even if you have no insurance you can be covered.The center is also income based for those making an income. This health center can cover services such as checkups, treatment,pregnancy care (where applicable), immunizations and child care (where applicable), prescription medicine and mental andsubstance abuse where applicable. Contact them at the number provided for full details.
Community Health
Dodson Avenue Community Health Center is a Community Health Center.

Questions and Answers

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  • Anonymous on Tuesday, March 2, 2021( 0 votes )

    Cant grip with right hand

    Anonymous on Friday, November 13, 2020( 0 votes )

    I moved here from Ohio last year, I had a total hysterectomy 2.5 years ago and need to get my hormone medication. I also had 2 fillings fall out.

    Anonymous on Sunday, October 18, 2020( -1 votes )

    Broken wisdom tooth causing swelling and infection

    Anonymous on Wednesday, September 30, 2020( 0 votes )

    I'm pretty sure I've been bitten by a brown recluse spider. I need to come in today for treatment

    Anonymous on Sunday, August 16, 2020( 0 votes )

    I am bipolar w depression high blood pressure need a tooth looked at I just moved to Tennessee and didn’t have insurance in Alabama so I’m in bad shape mentally and physically

    Anonymous on Thursday, August 13, 2020( 0 votes )

    I have gum disease, broken teeth & need dentures

    Anonymous on Monday, August 10, 2020( 0 votes )

    I havea history of pre cancerous cells on my cervix . i haven't had a pap smear in 15 years and ive been hurting constantly in my pelvis for years.. I need a pap smear and i have 0 income

    Anonymous on Wednesday, July 1, 2020( 0 votes )

    Need teeth pulled

    Anonymous on Tuesday, June 30, 2020( 0 votes )

    tooth pain, infection can't eat or sleep

    Anonymous on Thursday, June 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    I have an abscess. I need a prescription​ antibiotics. Then set an appointment for my teeth to be looked at. Dental work needed

    Anonymous on Friday, May 22, 2020( 0 votes )

    broken tooth

    Anonymous on Saturday, May 16, 2020( 0 votes )

    broken tooth

    Anonymous on Sunday, April 26, 2020( 0 votes )

    Broke and infected tooth

    Anonymous on Sunday, April 26, 2020( 0 votes )

    Broke and infected tooth

    Anonymous on Monday, March 30, 2020( 0 votes )

    I need a prescription refilled for my nerves... I have A Fib and when it comes on I need it immediately.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    I have an abscess. I need a prescription​ antibiotics. Then set an appointment for my teeth to be looked at. Dental work needed.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    I have an abscess. I need a prescription​ antibiotics. Then set an appointment for my teeth to be looked at. Dental work needed.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, February 19, 2020( 0 votes )

    OCD

    Anonymous on Monday, January 27, 2020( 0 votes )

    I am sick with a sinus infection and need an antibiotic

    Anonymous on Tuesday, January 7, 2020( 0 votes )

    My son insurance expired in June 2019. He is ADHD and haven't had his Adderall medications since then.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, January 7, 2020( 0 votes )

    My son insurance expired in June 2019. He is ADHD and haven't had his Adderall medications since then.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, December 17, 2019( 1 votes )

    Adhd

    Anonymous on Wednesday, December 4, 2019( 0 votes )

    i need a tooth pulled

    Anonymous on Sunday, November 17, 2019( 0 votes )

    My knee is really bad. Hard to even walk.

    Anonymous on Saturday, November 2, 2019( 0 votes )

    I need a tooth pulled that is black and broken

    Anonymous on Tuesday, October 15, 2019( 0 votes )

    im on workers comp and i dont have insurance and tenncare will not approve me for care! i need health care cause i have high blood pressure and congested heart faluire. also anxitey and depression.

    Anonymous on Monday, September 16, 2019( 0 votes )

    Need a tooth or teeth pulled.

    Anonymous on Friday, August 16, 2019( 0 votes )

    Out of medications. Severely depressed

    Anonymous on Wednesday, July 17, 2019( 0 votes )

    Need a tooth or teeth pulled .

    Anonymous on Monday, July 1, 2019( 0 votes )

    Dental and prescription help I am receiving unemployment benefits

  • Anonymous on Wednesday, July 1, 2020( 0 votes )

    Tenncare

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 18, 2020( 0 votes )

    I am on social security disability. I think I paid fifteen dollars at the Cabrini clinic in Detroit

    Anonymous on Wednesday, July 17, 2019( 0 votes )

    I had to pay 15/20 dollars

    Anonymous on Wednesday, May 1, 2019( 0 votes )

    Low income non insurance

    Anonymous on Friday, February 2, 2018( 0 votes )

    parkridge

    Anonymous on Wednesday, January 10, 2018( 0 votes )

    er

  • Anonymous on Friday, February 2, 2018( -1 votes )

    no- lost coverage 12/31/17

  • Anonymous on Sunday, October 18, 2020( 0 votes )

    Severe pain causing inability to eat or swallow

    Anonymous on Wednesday, September 30, 2020( 0 votes )

    The pain is bad and I need to make sure that necrosis doesn't develop further

    Anonymous on Thursday, June 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    The pain is very bad and I need urgent help

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    Very swollen on the right side of my jaw.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    Very swollen on the right side of my jaw.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 18, 2020( 0 votes )

    The pain is very bad and I need urgent help.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, January 7, 2020( 0 votes )

    He cannot fiction without his Adderall

    Anonymous on Tuesday, October 15, 2019( 0 votes )

    i have had back surgery with rods in lower back and cant get insuracse i need help so i can see Dr for my sevire health needs.

    Anonymous on Monday, September 16, 2019( 0 votes )

    was referred by VA

    Anonymous on Monday, July 1, 2019( 0 votes )

    I need emergency dental services my jaw is swollen and I am in great pain.

    Anonymous on Monday, June 17, 2019( 0 votes )

    Parkridge ER told me to follow up with free clinic since I have no insurance

  • Anonymous on Wednesday, July 1, 2020( 0 votes )

    Yes. Great place

    Anonymous on Wednesday, March 25, 2020( 0 votes )

    A place you can afford if you don't have insurance.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, January 7, 2020( 0 votes )

    Yes, very professional!

    Anonymous on Wednesday, July 17, 2019( 0 votes )

    Yes , great place

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Dodson Avenue Community Health Center Service Rates As Posted By Users And Research
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Date AddedCostTypeDescription
Mar 30, 2020 $20  Charged Sliding Scale

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