Newcastle Dental Hospital

(0191) 233 6161 Richardson Road , Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE2 4AZ

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 48 ratings for this hospital


Child Dental Health Clinic

Welcome to the Newcastle Dental Hospital

Newcastle’s Dental Hospital is the major centre of specialist dental services for the northern region. We treat both adults and children who are referred to us for expert dental care and advice.

Specialist services for a full range of complex conditions

Our specialist services include the following:

  • Restorative dentistry - specialist treatment for gum disease, construction of dentures, crowns and bridges and root fillings
  • Orthodontics - provision of specialist appliances, such as braces
  • Sedation - specialist techniques for patients who are anxious or nervous of dental treatment
  • Paediatric dentistry - dedicated care for our younger patients
  • Dental and maxillofacial radiology - a range of X-ray services to help diagnose dental problems and monitor your treatment
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery - the surgical management of disease and deformity of the mouth, jaws and face.
  • Oral medicine - investigating and treating disorders that involve the lining of the mouth

Pioneering dental research projects in the UK

We are one of the leading teaching hospitals in the UK, with pioneering research projects, and train a large number of dental specialists and dental students. Patients with more straightforward dental problems are sometimes referred to students to help them in their training and research.

We believe that aftercare is an important part of any procedure and will always give you advice on pain management and any sort of food and drink you should avoid after treatment.

Find out more about our dental services at our Dental Hospital webpages.

Contact details, map and directions

Newcastle Dental Hospital

Tel: (0191) 233 6161   Fax: (0191) 282 4671

Address: Richardson Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE2 4AZ



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Quality of service at Newcastle Dental Hospital

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.23% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.5% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

95%staff recommend this hospital for care. 398 responses. 13748 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

78%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 398 responses. 13748 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 47 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 726 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Fantastic service! Was very nervous staff put me at ease and made this...

Fantastic service! Was very nervous staff put me at ease and made this terrifying procedure very pleasant! Would recommend to everyone if...

13 April 2017

If you have to go, go here. Reassuring.

I was referred by my dentist for a lower wisdom tooth extraction back in December. It was not until March that I was seen for an assessme...

11 April 2017

Excellent Care and Treatment

Good Morning, First of all could you please convey my thanks to both the Dentist and Nurse for preforming an operation to remove a fragm...

28 February 2017

Tooth Taken Out

Yesterday I had gone to the Dental Hospital regarding really sore toothache which caused me from having no sleep or to eat, when i had go...

23 February 2017

5 Star service

Went to dental hospital today as I was unable to get appointment at my own dentist! Got there early and was seen and dealt with within 3 ...

22 February 2017

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Last updated on 29 May 2014.

Information supplied by The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust