Dartmouth Dental Practice

In An Emergency

If you have a problem during surgery hours, please telephone the practice immediately and we will ensure that you’re offered an appointment on a priority basis. Please make it clear that the matter is not routine and we will do our utmost to attend to you at the earliest opportunity.

During Surgery Hours call us on 01803 835418

What is a dental emergency?

A dental emergency is severe pain, bleeding or swelling. Broken fillings, cracked dentures and lost crowns do not constitute dental emergencies. These will be dealt with during normal surgery hours.

What to do in an emergency during evenings and weekends

Please follow our guidance for emergency arrangements during evenings and weekends by calling our practice and following our answerphone instructions.

This service is only available to registered patients of this practice.

Out Of Hours Call the Emergency Number 01803 832763. Listen to the message carefully.’

Be prepared to leave your contact details. The ‘on-call’ dentist will call you back.
You may have to wait for up to 6 hours before a dentist calls you back.