The Community Dental Service offers a range of dental services for patients who, due to personal circumstances are not able to access services from General Dental Practices.
The services provided include the day time and out-of-hours emergency dental access service, special care dentistry, paediatric dentistry and dental treatment under sedation.
The service provides a General Dental Practice in South Shore, Blackpool
The service also provides education and training to dental students and dental nurse cadets.
The service also has a role in improving the dental health of the local population by delivering dental health education, oral health improvement programmes and conducting epidemiological surveys.
To access emergency dental treatment, or for information on how to register with a General Dental Practice, patients should telephone the Dental Helpline: 0300 1234 010