Medical and Dental Information
Air Station Houston has a full range of medical and dental care for its
active duty members. The Sector Houston-Galveston building is right near
the entrance and contains a fully staffed medical and dental clinic.
The Health Services Technicians are available during
normal working hours at (281) 464-4611 and they can be contacted
through the air station duty officer at (713) 578-3000 in case of
emergency. These members can assist you in making appointments and
answering any other questions relating to health care, benefits, and/or
health practices. Normal working hours are 0700 - 1530.
Our Dental Clinic is located in the same building. Dental care is
provided at Ellington field by our Regional Dental Officer as well as a Hygienist and a Dental Assistant.
Active Duty dental appointments
can be arranged by contacting either of our Health Services Technicians during regular work hours.
Family member medical and dental care is provided through a vast array
of local civilian providers. You are free to select from a variety of
TRICARE Options , or you may opt to participate in the US Family Health
Plan (USFHP). Local civilian dental care options are also available for
family members. Most personnel with dependents participate in the
TRICARE Dental Plan managed by United
Concordia. Our Health Services Technicians can provide you with
additional information to assist with selecting the right plan to meet
your dependents' medical and dental needs.