Anchorage Health Department

Health Department


Your health is our priority. Please save yourself a trip and contact us before coming to the office. ​AHD remains committed to serving you, please contact us to discuss how we may continue to provide the support you need:​

  • Community Health Nursing: 343-4799

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center: 343-7770

  • Women, Infants and Children: 343-4668

  • Child Care Licensing: 343-4758

  • Environmental Health (Food and Air): 343-4200

  • Community Safety and Development: 343-6513

  • Substance Misuse and Addiction Resources: 343-4695

  • Main Number: 343-6718




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825 L Street, Anchorage AK 99501

Call us: (907) 343-6718
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People Mover bus lines: 10, 11, 20, 21,
25, 30, 31, 25, 40, 92

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AHD Leadership Team

Heather Harris

DeeAnn Fetko
Deputy Director

Christy Lawton
Public Health Division

Nicole Lebo
Human Services Division

Chelsea Ward-Waller
Public Information Officer

AHD Medical Officers

Dr. Bruce Chandler 
Medical Officer 
Disease Prevention and Control

Dr. Sharon Smith
Medical Officer
Reproductive Health​