Services for the Federal Government

Supporting you while you proudly serve us

Creating innovative and flexible solutions for our federal government clients

Backed by over 140 years of experience and 150,000+ dental products, Patterson Dental has served the North American dental market since 1878. At Patterson, we understand the needs of our federal government clients and are committed to providing the right support and creating the right solutions. Through our knowledgeable and specialized government team backed by 57 branches, 9 fulfillment centers, and 775+ certified service technicians, Patterson has the experience and infrastructure to support all aspects of government.

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Our core competencies

Dental supplies

  • 80,000+ items stocked
  • 1-2 day delivery across the continental U.S.
  • All major manufacturers offered on contract, no exceptions
  • 9 fulfillment centers to ensure cross-delivery fulfillment
  • Ancillary support through alternative suggestions to deliver additional savings

Dental equipment

  • All major manufacturers represented
  • 500+ local equipment specialists to support sales nationally
  • Manufacturer/local team training to support equipment sales
  • 57 local branches positioned nationally to support equipment sales and service
  • 1-year worry-free technical service warranty on all federal equipment purchases

Technical service and support

  • Nationwide team of over 775 service technicians
  • All Patterson techs are manufacturer certified to repair and support what we sell
  • The Patterson Technology Center offers remote support through 400+ expertly trained support specialists
  • 4-hour emergency response offering for all federal customers
  • Priority response on all non-emergencies

Dental services

  • Material management and streamlining tools available for all government entities
  • Standard of care improvement program for all federal clients
  • Local support through an assigned representative backed by a robust local team
  • CE offerings both locally and nationally
  • Free usage analysis for all federal clients that will identify all potential savings

Our past performance

Federal contracts
  • ECAT – Dental equipment and supplies for the DLA and DOD
  • GSA Schedule 65 II C – Dental equipment and supply contract
Merchandise and equipment
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center
  • Fresno VA Medical Center
  • VA Healthcare Center – Eugene, Oregon
National contract supporting municipalities
  • Centurion Health – Managing healthcare services for 180 facilities across the U.S.