Patient suffering major dental emergencies (e.g. obvious jaw fracture, hemorrhage, major trauma etc.) should present themselves directly to:

Arrowe Park Hospital Accident and Emergency Dept.

NHS Patients:

If you have an urgent dental problem outside of normal surgery hours, which you feel can not wait until your next appointment, you should ring  Out of Hours on 0161 476 9651 or 0151 678 8496. Please note all out of hours service operate on an appointment system, patient will not be seen without having been given an appointment time.

This service is available:

Evenings 6.30 pm until 9.30 pm (advice only service)

Weekend/Bank Holidays 9.30 am until 12.20 pm

An Appointment for you to see a Dentist urgently will be made where needed, but you can not be seen without an appointment.

Alternatively you may call 111.

If you have any dental queries during normal working hours, you are advised to contact your own dentist or call: Janet Corke, Birkenhead and Wallasey PCT 0151 651 3878 (9.00 am until 5.00 pm), or NHS Direct 0845 4647

Please note that statutory NHS charges still apply for out of hours services, these must be paid for at the time of delivery by cash or cheque with bankers' card. If you believe you may be exempt from payment, proof will be required before charges are waived.

 If you are a member of our Membership Plan then please call 01691 684 128.

You may also call this number if you are not a private patient, however you will be charged £100 for over the phone advice, or £250 if the dentist needs to see you.