East Sussex Emergency Dental Service

01424 850792 Arthur Blackman Clinic, Battle Road , St Leonards-on-Sea, TN37 7AN

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 ratings for this dentist


You can get emergency dental care on the NHS if you are registered with a dentist as an NHS patient. Telephone your dental practice for more information.

If you are not registered for NHS dental treatment and think you need emergency treatment in normal working hours please contact the NHS Dental Helpline on 0300 1000 899 (8.30am - 17.00om Mon-Fri) outside of normal working hours, you can contact the emergency dental service (see below).

The Emergency Dental Service is only able to provide temporary dental treatment to assist you out of pain until you are able to seek care from a high street dentist.

The service operates a strictly by appointment only service, any patients that attend without a telephone appointment will not be seen, but asked to contact the clinic by telephone.Appointment lines can become very busy at the start of the sessions, and you may receive an engaged tone, but please keep trying throughout the session.

Appointment line available from 6.30pm with appointments between 7.00pm and 9.00pm.

Weekends and Bank Holidays
Appointment line available from 9.00am with appointments between 10.00am and 12.00pm (noon).

Opening times

Monday 18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday 18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday 18:30 - 22:30
Thursday 18:30 - 22:30
Friday 18:30 - 22:30
Saturday 09:00 - 13:30
Sunday 09:00 - 13:30

Additional information

Appointments are available up to 9.00pm on weekdays and 12.00pm (noon) weekends and Bank Holidays. After these times the service is open for telephone advice only up to 10.30pm weekdays and 1.30pm weekends and Bank Holidays

Last verified on 11/12/2013

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Is this practice accepting new NHS patients?

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

Latest reviews of this dental practice

The service is rubbish

I never on my life saw a country with this kind of rubbish dental service. That's why English people have so big problems with the dentur...

2 March 2019

Loose tooth

I had just signed up for a local dentist but my consultation was 2 weeks way and lo and behold I knocked my back tooth with a fork of al...

22 November 2018

Unsympathetic, rude & brutal

12/08/18 I Was in severe pain having visitied my own dentist 3 times during the week in severe pain, they did what they thought two other...

13 August 2018

To have a tooth out

Was a complicated tooth Extraction ‘ have been in pain of 30 hours ‘ the tooth badly infected ‘ the staff At Arthur Blackmans clin...

28 July 2018

Quick response to dental emergency desperate need.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Eastbourne nhs dental emergency services provided me with upmost respect and assistance even it was a bi...

25 May 2018

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Last updated on 20 February 2014.

Information supplied by NHS England - South (South East)