Clinic Break is August 30 - September 20, 2023. We will return calls starting September 20, 2023.
The Doctor's Clinic will open October, 2023. Crowns, bridges, partial dentures, difficult
fillings, and other procedures that students cannot do, will begin in October 2023. Please call Septmeber 25, 2023: (425) 739-8130 and press #1 for appointments.
The Dental Hygiene Student Clinic and school encourages mask wearing staying home
if sick. The WA State DoH no longer requires mask wearing in the school reception
area of the Dental Clinic.
To receive services in our dental program student clinic you must be or become a patient of record. To become a patient of record you must have a consultation to determine if you qualify for the clinic and then an hygiene student has to appoint you into the clinic. If your case is taken by a student each appointment there after is three (3) hours in length and you will return several times to complete treatment.
Please call (425) 739-8130 and select option #1 to make an appointment for a new patient consultation.
Located just outside of Seattle in Kirkland, Washington, the Dental Clinic at Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) offers quality dental care to the general public. The clinic is staffed by students, licensed dentists and hygienists, and certified dental assistants serving your oral health care needs.
Please be advised that new patient exams are by appointment and usually take two to three visits and can take up to three hours. Initial cleaning appointments may take one to four visits and will last three hours. Hygiene restorative appointments can be three hours.
Our restorative clinic (crowns, bridges, and removable partial dentures only), is open to our patients of record (current patients) beginning October 2023.
For your appointment, please have the following available:
Please call (425) 739-8130 and select option #1 if you want to become a new patient in the dental hygiene clinic.
The college may have a delayed start or close due to inclement weather. Delayed and closure information is posted to the college homepage. It is also posted on its social media channels. The clinic policy for closure or late start is as follows:
Note: Our estimated out of pocket expenses are subject to change, and do not include possible co-pays and deductibles.
|Procedure||Estimated out of pocket expense|
|Initial Exam||$50 (Doctor)|
|Full-mouth X-rays (FMX)||$65|
|Adult Prophy/Deep Cleaning||$68 to $196|
|Porcelain Crown||$778 to $878 (Doctor)|
|Amalgam per 1 surface||$66 (DHY student)|
|Amalgam per 3 surfaces||$109 (DHY student)|
|Anterior Composite per 1 surface||$69 (DHY Student)|
|Night Guard||$253 to $393 (Doctor)|
Our goal is to provide student dental education and for our patients to receive quality dental care. To ensure efficiency, we have created policies to enhance and protect the dental clinic:
Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Mon-Thurs, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Closed to the public
Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) is committed to providing access to information for all, therefore we are taking the following measures to ensure accessibility of the college’s public facing website (LWTech.edu), and third-party platforms utilized by students, staff, and community members.
The college is currently conducting an audit to determine the extent to which its website and third-party platforms are compliant.