Jane Pauley Community Health Center 16th Street Dental

We’re here to offer you and your family the health and dental care you deserve in one convenient location, plus any extra support you may need, with or without insurance.

5317 E. 16th St.

Indianapolis, IN 46218

(behind Community Hospital East)

5317 E. 16th St.


Monday – Friday

Saturday – Sunday

8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.


*Closed for lunch 12:00p.m.-1:00p.m.


Text “Care” or Call 463-209-8503


Accepting ONLY Medicaid insurance, sliding scale discounts available for uninsured patients

Patient Questions

Text or call our front office at 463-232-7183

Fax: 317-354-8192

Send a MyChart message

Our Dental Services

Routine Cleanings & Examinations


Restorations & Fillings

Periodontal Treatment



Referrals to Affordable Providers for Other Specialty Services

Ask about free support with:

Onsite Medical Services

16th Street Health Center

5317 E 16th St.

Indianapolis, IN 46016

Meet The Providers

Navneet Aulakh, DDS​

Navneet Aulakh, DDS

General Dentist

Speaks English

Ashley Merryman, DDS

General Dentist

Speaks English

Letha Taylor, RDH

Letha Taylor, RDH

Dental Hygienist

Speaks English

Need help getting to your appointment?

For Traditional Medicaid Patients:

  • Non-emergency transportation is available through your insurance. – To request a ride, members should first call Southeastrans at 855-325-7586 at least two business days in advance of an appointment. (More Information)
  • Or, register an account to schedule transportation online here
  • Please contact us should you need additional support.

For other patients:

  • If you’re in need, ask us about bus passes!
  • Located off IndyGo bus lines #87 Eastside Circulator (38th Post Road) and #39 (30th Post Road directly across the street).
  • For route info, visit www.indygo.net or call 317-635-3344

Entrance & Parking

  • Main entrance is off the backside of the Wigwam building, off 14th Street (State Road 32) & John St.
  • Parking is readily available near the entrance

Frequently Asked Questions

We take Medicare, Medicaid and most commercial insurance. We are also here to support our uninsured patients.

You have the right to a Good Faith Estimate for non-emergency services scheduled. Be sure to request at least three business days before your appointment.

Send us a text, MyChart message or contact our billing directly at 317-934-0800 or billing@janepauleychc.org

Read more here.

We take Medicare, Medicaid and most commercial insurance. We are also here to support our uninsured patients.

If you’re not sure, please contact your insurance company directly to find out your office visit co-pay.

For self-pay:
$20 office fee for medical
$30 office for dental

No problem. We provide services on a sliding fee scale based on your income if you can bring two recent paystubs. If you aren’t working or don’t have income, simply bring your ID.

The self-pay office fee is:
$20 office fee for medical
$30 office for dental

Whether you’re a patient or not, you can schedule a FREE appointment with our Health & Outreach Advocates to help you enroll in most types of insurance. Includes temporary Presumptive Eligibility coverage, Hoosier Healthwise, Healthy Indiana Plan or other marketplace insurance.


Read more here or schedule a phone or in-person appointment today.

Need Health Insurance?

Schedule a FREE appointment with our certified counselor to help you enroll in:

Meet your Health & Outreach Advocate

S Dover

Shelby Dover

Health and Outreach Advocate

16th Street Dental Center
5317 E. 16th St.
Indianapolis In 46218
United States