Urgent dental care

If you need urgent dental treatment ring the Urgent Dental Care line on 0844 736 8440. The Urgent Dental Care line is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, for both adults and children.

Examples of issues that need urgent dental care can include:

- Signs of spreading infection (E.g. fever, tiredness, sore or swollen glands/nodes in your neck)

- Oral or facial swelling

- Severe oral or dental pain

- Dental trauma (E.g. a broken tooth which is sore or bleeding)

- Trismus (lockjaw)

- A dental or oral problem that might affect a medical condition

- Suspected oral cancer