Dental and Eye Problems

Dental Problems

If you have an urgent dental problem such as toothache or a dental abscess
you should see a dentist NOT your GP

If you have a regular dentist you should telephone them and arrange an urgent appointment. 

If you do not have a dentist or your own dentist is closed contact the Dental Access Clinic on 0300 124 0110.

Opening Hours

Monday / Wednesday / Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am to 8:00pm
Friday: 8:15am to 4:30pm
Saturday (alternate): 8:30am to 12:15pm

For urgent enquiries outside of opening hours, weekends and Bank Holidays, please call NHS 111.

Oral Health Foundation

Advice is available from dental advisors regarding all dental problems from the Oral Health Foundation.

Eye Problems

If you have an eye problem, Opticians are now able to offer a service to enable them to see you if you encounter an eye problem and they can review you using the correct examination equipment. You should contact your local Optician if you require to be seen and they will be able to arrange an appointment for you.

NHS Choices