Go to our A-Z of oral health information when you want:

  • Recommendation about taking care of the well being of your mouth.
  • To search out out extra about widespread issues and illnesses within the mouth.
  • Assist understanding dental therapies and procedures.

You can too have a look at solutions to the most common dental questions.

Getting pressing dental assist

You probably have an issue along with your mouth, phone your dentist to e-book an appointment.  Some might be able to supply appointments at brief discover.  If they’re closed, an answerphone ought to let you know what to do subsequent.

If you happen to wouldn’t have a dentist or can’t get an emergency appointment:

  • Name 111. They are going to advise you what to do.

Chances are you’ll have to pay to your appointment.  Learn extra about NHS dental charges.

Non-dental assist companies and disaster strains

Mouth most cancers

If it’s essential speak to somebody who has been the place you’re and want some assist, contact:

Psychological well being

If you’re experiencing a psychological well being downside or supporting another person who’s, contact:

  • Anxiety UK: A volunteer Helpline with private expertise of tension – 03444 775 774.
  • Mind: An data and signposting service – 0300 123 3393.
  • The Mix: Help for the below 25s – 0808 808 4994.
  • SANEline: Out-of-hours psychological well being helpline – 0300 304 7000.
  • Dental Fear Central: Free assist and recommendation to these struggling with a worry of the dentist and dental phobia.

Older individuals

If you’re an older individual in search of assist, or caring for an older individual and want recommendation, contact:

  • Age UK: For care and assist of older individuals – 0800 678 1602.


These charities supply neutral recommendation and assist on points that matter to disabled individuals and their households

  • Scope: Help on points that matter to disabled individuals and their households – 0808 800 3333.
  • National Autistic Society: Assist for autistic individuals and their households – advice and guidance
  • Mencap: Help for individuals with a studying incapacity, and their households and carers – 0808 808 1111.

Weight loss program and vitamin

Pleasant, non-judgmental and confidential recommendation about an consuming problems, contact:

  • Beat: Info and recommendation on consuming problems – 0808 801 0677 (England) and 0808 801 0433 (Wales).