Out of Hours

NHS Dental Emergency Appointments

Emergency appointments are issued on a sit and wait basis.
For an emergency appointment to be given on the same day patients are asked to ring the practice by 10:30am that day.
Same day appointments are for severe dental emergencies only.

For out of hours dental emergencies, treatment and advice is as follows:

DPAS Care Plan and Private Patients

Between the hours of Friday 5:00pm and Sunday 10:00pm the Local Dental Service private rota can be contacted on: 07623 984723. The charge for access, including the first 15 minutes of care is £210. Time thereafter is charged at £35 per 15 minutes. Most emergency treatment is completed within 30 minutes.

Dental advice is charged at £30 per call.

If you are a DPAS Plan Member you will have cover under your supplementary dental insurance for a call out fee of up to:

£170 between 6am and 10pm weekends and bank holidays.
£36 telephone consultation where no attendance follows.

Please refer to the following link for guidance on you Supplementary Dental Injury and Emergency Insurance Policy.

http://www.dpas.co.uk/uploads/UK_SI_PDFs/LevelAweb.pdf

All Patients

During the week, in an emergency, advice only can be obtained from the Gwent NHS rota on 01633 744387. On weekends and bank holidays treatment may be obtained by calling the same number.