Newcastle Dental Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 47 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. 996 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 996 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 70 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 940 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital


I accompanied my husband to the Newcastle Dental Hospital today. I told the receptionist that my husband's crown came off a week ago bu...

1 September 2015

No money to complete the procedure

I have needed root canal treatment 3 times on the same tooth, all carried out extremely well by my local dentist. When it recurred a 4th ...

11 August 2015


I am terrified of the dentist (prescribed diazepam kind of terrified) and when I found out I had to go to the dental hospital for my bott...

11 July 2015

Report time taken after consultation

Referred here 5 weeks ago by my Dentist for investigation regarding root canal filling and abcess after x rays and discussion with consul...

18 June 2015

very professional and caring staff

While visiting hospital I've been worried that I'll be waiting all day as I've got number 10, but it did go kind of "fast". I r...

9 June 2015

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Last updated on 29 May 2014.

Information supplied by The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust