DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
OMB No. 0720-0022
ACTIVE DUTY/RESERVE FORCES DENTAL EXAMINATION
Expires Feb 28, 2006
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PLEASE DO NOT RETURN YOUR FORM TO THE ABOVE ADDRESS.
PRIVACY ACT STATEMENT
AUTHORITY: Public Law 105-85, Sec. 765; DoD Directive
ROUTINE USE(S): None.
6490.2; E.O. 9397.
DISCLOSURE: Voluntary; however, failure to provide the
PRINCIPAL PURPOSE(S): An assessment by a dentist of the
information may result in delays in assessing your dental
state of your dental health for the next 12 months is needed
health needs for military service.
to determine your fitness for prolonged duty without ready
access to dental care.
1. SERVICE MEMBER'S NAME (Last, First, Middle Initial)
2. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
3. BRANCH OF SERVICE
4. UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT
5. UNIT ADDRESS
6. EXAMINATION RESULTS
The individual you are examining is an Active Duty/Guard/Reserve member of the United States Armed Forces. This
member needs your assessment of his/her dental health for worldwide duty. Please mark (X) the block that best describes
the condition of the member, using as a suggested minimum a clinical examination with mirror and probe, and bitewing
radiographs. This form is meant to determine fitness for prolonged duty without ready access to dental care and is not
intended to address the member's comprehensive dental needs.
(1) Patient has good oral health and is not expected to require dental treatment or reevaluation for 12 months.
(2) Patient has some oral conditions, but you do not expect these conditions to result in dental emergencies within
12 months if not treated (i.e., requires prophylaxis, asymptomatic caries with minimal extension into dentin,
edentulous areas not requiring immediate prosthetic treatment).
(3) Patient has oral conditions that you do expect to result in dental emergencies within 12 months if not treated.
Examples of such conditions are:
(X the applicable block or specify in the space provided)
(a) Infections: Acute oral infections, pulpal or periapical pathology, chronic oral infections, or other pathologic
lesions and lesions requiring biopsy or awaiting biopsy report.
(b) Caries/Restorations: Dental caries or fractures with moderate or advanced extension into dentin; defective
restorations or temporary restorations that patients cannot maintain for 12 months.
(c) Missing Teeth: Edentulous areas requiring immediate prosthodontic treatment for adequate mastication,
communication, or acceptable esthetics.
(d) Periodontal Conditions: Acute gingivitis or pericoronitis, active moderate to advanced periodontitis,
periodontal abscess, progressive mucogingival condition, moderate to heavy subgingival calculus, or
periodontal manifestations of systemic disease or hormonal disturbances.
(e) Oral Surgery: Unerupted, partially erupted, or malposed teeth with historical, clinical, or radiographic signs
or symptoms of pathosis that are recommended for removal.
(f) Other: Temporomandibular disorders or myofascial pain dysfunction requiring active treatment.
(4) If you selected Block (3) above, please circle the condition(s) you identified in this patient if they appear above, or briefly
describe the condition(s) below:
IF YES, DATE X-RAY WAS TAKEN (YYYYMMDD)
(5) Were X-rays consulted?
7. DENTIST'S NAME (Last, First, Middle Initial)
8. DENTIST'S ADDRESS (Street, City, State, 9-digit ZIP Code)
9. DENTIST'S TELEPHONE NUMBER (Include Area Code)
10. DENTIST'S SIGNATURE/STATE LICENSE NUMBER
11. DATE OF EXAMINATION (YYYYMMDD)
DD FORM 2813, MAR 2003
PREVIOUS EDITION MAY BE USED.