Twin crisis of access and affordability calls for radical rethink of NHS dentistry

Healthwatch England warns dental crisis shows no signs of slowing, with four in five people, 80%, struggling to access timely care during the last lockdown     NHS dental charges causing public concern as 61% say they are expensive   People on low incomes, those living in the North East and people from ethnic minority groups hardest hit by twin … Read More

How to get an NHS dentist appointment during COVID-19

Routine dental care has had to change because of COVID-19, with social distancing rules making it difficult to access services. Here’s some information on how to access an NHS dentist during the pandemic. From 8 June 2020, dentists have been given the green light to reopen as long as they … Read More

10 top tips to get the most out of your dental appointment

Everyone should be able to access good quality NHS dental services. Take a look at our top tips to help you get the most out of your next dental appointment. Prepare for your appointment Have you been experiencing any dental pain, or other problems with your mouth or teeth? Let … Read More