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Health Services

So Others Might Eat's doctor examines a homeless woman in the SOME Medical Clinic

The Medical Clinic staff serve men and women who would not otherwise have access to health care.

SOME offers a comprehensive network of healthcare. The clinic is located at 60 'O' Street, NW, and is open Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm. Patients are accepted on a walk-in and appointment basis. SOME's Health Services includes a comprehensive Medical Clinic, an Eye Clinic and a Dental Clinic.

The Medical Clinic offers a full range of services including primary care, podiatry services, lab work and treatment for diabetics. The Medical Clinic treats an average of 28 patients each day.

The Eye Clinic is one of the only free eye clinics in the city and treats approximately 30 patients each month. Our part-time ophthalmologist treats those suffering from diabetes, glaucoma, AIDS, and eye injuries, and conducts general eye exams.

Program Highlights
In 2013, an average of 28 patients were served each day in the Medical Clinic. The staff provided 6,661 patient visits throughout the year.

The Dental Clinic staff provided more than 8,996 procedures to poor and homeless clients in 2013.

Medical Clinic
Eye Clinic

60 'O' Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

The Dental Clinic provides both emergency and comprehensive oral care to patients, including prevention, basic care, restorations, root canals, extractions and removable prostheses (dentures). We are open five days per week.

To be eligible for dental care in the SOME Dental Clinic, a patient must be homeless in the District and/or low-income and living in the immediate neighborhood of our clinic. In addition to scheduled appointments, the Dental Clinic provides emergency care to the first four walk-in clients Monday - Friday.

Dental Clinic
60 'O' Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

SOME's Medical Information Privacy Policy (pdf, 24.6 KB)