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Cherokee County Health Department

Welcome to the Cherokee County Health Department.  We are dedicated to improving the health of the communities we serve.  Our healthcare staff are licensed or certified in their professions, assuring the utmost in quality care for you and your family.  All services are provided without regard to religion, race, color, national origin, creed, disability, gender or ability to pay. SoonerCare and SoonerPlan accepted.

We offer the following services:

• General Clinic (STD clinic, pregnancy tests, family planning, emergency contraception, tuberculosis control clinic, communicable disease control, immunizations and head lice checks)
• WIC (Women, Infants & Children Supplemental Nutrition Program)
• Immunizations
• Environmental Health (inspections, restaurant complaints, dog bites, food handler’s school)
• Family Planning (birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception)
• Children First
• SoonerStart
• Health Education

Interprete en Espanol estan disponibles para todos los servicios. Si necesita interprete por favor de contactar (918) 456-8826.

Contact Information

Cherokee County Health Department
1298 W. 4th Street
Tahlequah, OK 74464
Phone: (918) 456-8826
Fax: (918) 458-6582

Tina Johnson, Regional Director

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Weekends & Holidays

For questions or concerns please call (918) 456-8826

Complaints on Food Establishments please contact:


CALL (405) 271-4060, ANSWERED 24 HOURS/7 DAYS A WEEK.

Special Announcements

Cherokee County Health Department will offer flu vaccine statewide beginning Monday, Oct. 1. For more information, call the Cherokee County Health Department at (918) 456-8826 to obtain flu shot times and availability.