University of Bath

Dental emergencies

Find out how to get emergency treatment.

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Contact us if you have a dental emengency

Emergency dental services for existing patients

If you are a patient with us, please call us on 01225 386065. We are available from 8.30am Monday to Friday. Try to call as early as possible so we can see you the same day.

A receptionist will book you an emergency appointment if appropriate.

If we are closed call the NHS helpline on 111 for advice.

Emergency dental services if you do not have a dentist

If you do not have a dentist, call 111 for advice and about accessing dental care.

Details of other NHS dentists can be found on NHS Choices.

Please note the usual NHS charges apply for all the above services so you should take cash, or a credit or debit card to any emergency appointment. If you are exempt from payment, you will need to take proof of exemption.

Orthodontic care

There are two orthodontic practices in Bath. Their services are not on the NHS and you will need to contact them directly.