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Newcastle Dental Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 49 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

9696% staff recommend this hospital for care. 344 responses. 13665 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

7777% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 344 responses. 13665 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 91 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 621 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

excellent staff thank you

was totally put at ease by the staff they were extremely friendly and talked me through every bit of the procedure

22 October 2016

The dental student

Just to thank a member of staff with my daughter leah.. Putting her at ease whilst extracting her tooth.... And also the tutor and nurse ...

17 October 2016

Complex but necessary extraction

Absolutely lovely staff who put my mind at ease and got the offender out without the need for anticipated surgical extraction. Really lis...

17 October 2016

Awkward wisdom tooth

A big thanks to everyone today, Monday 12th. From reception to extraction everybody was so helpful. All were smiling and the year 5 who a...

12 September 2016


All I can say a very big thank you to two particular members of staff. it is now 8 days now after receiving my dentures and never had an...

26 August 2016

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Last updated on 29 May 2014.

Information supplied by The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust