Muirhead Dental Practice

0151 256 9504 50 Muirhead Avenue East, Norris Green , Liverpool, Merseyside, L11 1EL
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News:

  • New NHS patients
  • Charges for students and those in full time education
  • Information for New Patients

Overview

MUIRHEAD DENTAL PRACTICE

Muirhead Dental Practice has always made every effort to ensure patients feel calm and relaxed during their dental visit.

Our mission is to provide our patients with exceptional holistic dental services along with a personal touch and modern treatments.

We strive to educate patients to give them the ability to make informed decisions about all aspects of their dental care.

Above all, we focus on prevention over intervention.

New NHS pateints are welcome at the practice. Please call into the practice or telephone to register!

Opening times

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Additional information

All surgeries are by appointment only. If you cannot keep your appointment, or no longer require it please try let us know as soon as possible as someone else may need it. Failure to attend your appointment or cancellation without reasonable notice (less than 24 hours) may result in you not being seen at the practice again. **Please note, it is our practice policy that all appointments must be made or cancelled via reception on 0151 256 9504 or 256 6497**

Last verified on 01/04/2019

Departments and services

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Latest news

New NHS patients

Muirhead Dental Practice is currently accepting new NHS patients. Please call into the practice to complete an application form or contact reception to register on 0151 256 9404 or 0151 256 6497. We have good availabilty in the next 2 / 3 weeks for an appointment.

Last updated on 04 October 2018.

Charges for students and those in full time education

If you are 19 years of age (or older) and are in full time education (college or university) and DO NOT have a valid HC2 certificate or are in receipt of any other benefits or named on a valid exemption certificate; you will need to pay for your dental treatment.

You are entitled to free NHS dental treatment if on the first day of treatment you are:

  • Under 18 years of age
  • You are 18 years of age AND in full time education

 

Last updated on 18 January 2017.

Information for New Patients

  • Our NHS opening times are between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.
  • It is our practice policy that you must register in person if you are over 16 years of age; you must return the registration form back in person.  The practice, at its discretion will make exceptions on a case-by-case basis.
  • You are NOT registered at the practice until the dentist has seen you.
  • If you have registered and have an appointment booked, but have toothache please contact us on 0151 256 9504 / 256 6497 for any cancellations. However, priority may be given to our existing patients and you may be directed to NHS Englands emergency number on 0161 476 9651. You need to advise them you are not registered with a dentist. You should STILL KEEP your first appointment at the practice if you have made an appointment.
  • IF YOU MISS OR DO NOT ATTEND YOUR 1ST APPOINTMENT, THE PRACTICE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO OFFER YOU A FURTHER APPOINTMENT. THE PRACTICE AT ITS DISCRETION WILL MAKE EXCEPTIONS ON A CASE-BY-CASE BASIS.
  • Please complete the Medical History Form you’ve been provided and ensure you bring this, and a copy of any medication you may be currently on to your first appointment.
  • If you have to cancel an appointment, please PROVIDE US WITH AT LEAST 24 HOURS NOTICE in order for it to be offered to someone else.
  • If you pay for your treatment, it is our practice policy that you must pay any NHS charges BEFORE you see the dentist on the day of your appointment.
  • If you have any special requirements, for example you require a downstairs surgery or translator services, please let us know in advance of your appointment so these can be arranged.
  • If you believe you are EXEMPT from dental charges, please check this before you attend your appointment. A full list of exemptions is available on reception. You should bring with you on your first appointment your proof of entitlement.
  • You may be able to apply for reduced charges by completing a HC1 form (please ask reception for one). Please note this can take a few weeks to process and to be returned to you. If this is not returned to you before your appointment, you should pay for your treatment and then claim this back. We will provide you with the necessary receipts.
  • Please make sure you read and understand your Personal Treatment Plan. If you are unsure, please ask the dentist. 
  • If you commence dental treatment and you do not return within a 60-day period, you may need to pay for your treatment again in full.
  • Once you commence a course of treatment and you fail to attend your appointment and / or any other subsequent appointments you may not be offered any further appointments at the practice.

 

Last updated on 18 January 2017.

Claiming Free Dental Treatment

If you think you might be enititled to free NHS dental treatment because you or your partner are receiving a benefit, please check your entitlement first. Making an incorrect claim could result in your paying a penalty charge of upto £100, in addition to the cost of your NHS dental treatment.

**It is the patients responsibilty NOT the practices to ensure they are selecting the correct exemption that applies to them when they are signing their FP17PR form (blue consent form) **

Last updated on 18 January 2017.

Is this practice accepting new NHS patients?

This practice has not provided information in the last 90 days.

Urgent NHS dental appointments

  • Urgent care appointments offered 

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Information supplied by Merseyside Area Team