Out of Hours Emergencies
Find your closest NHS Dental Access Centre at http://www.nhs.gov.uk
Alternatively, you can also call the NHS Direct on 111
On Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays call 111.
Common Types of Emergencies
Any dental emergency like an injury to the teeth or gums can be potentially serious and should not be ignored. Ignoring a dental problem can increase the risk of permanent damage as well as the need for more extensive and expensive treatment later on. Common dental problems include the following types of ailments.
- Chipped or broken teeth
- Knocked-out tooth
- Extruded / Partially Dislodged Tooth
- Severe Toothaches
- Objects Caught Between Teeth
- Swelling and Dental Infections
- Non stop bleeding