Signposting and appointment service
Tel: 01392 823 682
Monday to Friday
6pm - 10.30pm
Brief details of your problem will be taken and a non-clinical dental co-ordinator will ring back to advise you on the options available.
People who do not have a dentist and qualify for treatment will be booked into a next-day appointment at a dental access centre whenever possible.
Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays
8am – 10.30pm
Brief details of your problem will be taken and a non-clinical dental co-ordinator will ring you back. They will ask some questions to determine what your dental problem is.
You may be given an appointment at an out-of-hours dental access centre (subject to availability) if you have either:
- Acute dental pain
- Acute infection
- Bleeding or trauma
|Appointments are available:|
|Saturdays||Sundays and bank holidays|
|10am -1pm||9am - midday|
|2pm - 5pm||1pm - 4pm|
Click here for information about attending a dental access centre.
If you contact us after 10.30pm your details will be taken and you will be contacted at 8am the following morning.
Dental insurance plans
Patients covered by dental insurance plans are advised to call the emergency number provided by their dental insurance company. This will not exclude them from accessing NHS services.