Coronavirus Update

Updated: 26/03/20

Due to government guidance, we are now only managing patients with severe pain swelling or bleeding, without face to face appointments. All routine treatments will be postponed. We will be in touch should you have an appointment booked in the coming weeks. If you do have a dental emergency please call us on 01642 315745. Please call us before attending as our doors are now locked. 

Call us to cancel your appointment if:-

– you have a new continous cough
– have a temperature above 37.8 degrees
– have been advised to quarantine
– Live in a household with somebody who is quarantined
– are over 70 and/or are advised to get the flu jab each year (meaning you are an at risk group)

Please also visit 111 online and follow the online tool. please do not visit your GP.

What we are doing:

Following professional and government guidance we have now cancelled all clinics, and have also been advised to cease all face to face appointments to reduce the risk of COVID transmission/spread. If you have an appointment with us booked between 23/03/20 and 17/04/2020 this will have been cancelled, but you should have been/will be contacted in the coming days. Please call us if you have any queries regarding your appointment however our phone lines are very busy so please bear with us until one of our reception team can get to you.

Alternatively, please leave a message and your number in the contact box to the right, these come direct to our reception team who can call you back.


 

The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do.

Use this service if:

– you think you might have coronavirus
– in the last 14 days you’ve been to a country or area with a high risk of coronavirus – see coronavirus advice for travellers and a list of high risk countries on nhs.uk
– you’ve been in close contact with someone with coronavirus

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people. Call 111 if you need to speak to someone.

We thank you for your co-operation and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

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