NHS Dentistry

There are three standard charges for all NHS dental treatments. As of 14th December 2020 the new charges are:

Band 1 course of treatment – £23.80
Band 2 course of treatment – £65.20
Band 3 course of treatment – £282.80

Emergency dental treatment£23.80This covers emergency care in a primary care NHS dental practice such as pain relief or a temporary filling.
Band 1 course of treatment£23.80This covers an examination, diagnosis (including X-rays), advice on how to prevent future problems, a scale and polish if clinically needed, and preventative care such as the application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant if appropriate.
Band 2 course of treatment£65.20This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or removal of teeth but not more complex items covered by Band 3.
Band 3 course of treatment£282.80This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures, bridges and other laboratory work.

Click here for more information on NHS dental charges, the dental services available on the NHS and dental emergencies.

You may be entitled to free NHS dental treatment if you meet certain criteria. For more information, visit help with dental costs.


We are currently not accepting new NHS patients