The practice is now closed for the bank holiday weekend and will reopen on Tuesday 2nd May at 8:45am. Should you require emergency dental treatment then please contact Lever Chambers on 02104 463222 or the NHS Direct on 111. For Denplan patients please contact the Denplan Emergency helpline on 0800 344999. Should you wish to make contact with the practice then please call 01204 491946 and press 1 to leave a message for the receptionist who will then contact you on Tuesday 2nd
In the month of March, 189 patients failed to attend for their dental appointments. This resulted in a shocking FIFTY AND A HALF HOURS of wasted dental appointments and 18 patients that wasted so much surgery time that they were removed from our patient list. Removing patients from our list is not something that we like to do but as we do not charge for missed appointments it is sometimes the only option we are left with to highlight to patients that just not turning up is un
The team at Bennisons would like to wish all our patients a Happy Easter. The practice is now closed until Tuesday however should you require emergency dental care you can contact Lever Chambers on 01204 463223 or the NHS Direct on 111. Denplan patients can contact the Denplan Emergency Helpline on 0800 844 999.
Dentistry is one of the few NHS services where you have to pay a contribution towards the cost of your care. The standard NHS charges, as set by the NHS usually increase slightly every April. The following information explains what you may have to pay for your NHS dental treatment. Emergency dental treatment – £20.60
This covers emergency care in a primary care NHS dental practice such as pain relief or a temporary filling. Band 1 course of treatment – £20.60
One of our nurses Becky recently took part in a trip organised by Dentaide. Here she writes a brief note about her encounter . . . 'Recently I visited Thessoniliki in Greece with Dentaid to help the refugees from Syria. I nursed alongside the dentists for 4 days providing emergency dental care to the refugees. It was challenging, both mentally and physically; we worked long hours trying to help people that were in pain many of them children. The majority of refuges have had t