The Practice offers daily appointment slots for urgent treatment to registered patients. These are offered on a first come first served basis. Please contact the Practice as soon as possible after 9am to arrange this. Our reception staff will establish the nature of your problem and arrange an appropriate time for you to be seen.
For genuine dental emergencies, we will always try and accommodate you the same day, even if all urgent appointment slots have been taken.
For dental emergencies outside our normal opening hours, between 6.30pm and 10.30pm weekdays and all day at weekends, please contact:
For emergencies outside these hours, please attend your local Primary Care Centre or Accident & Emergency Department.
The practice will be closed from 2pm, Friday 21st December 2018, and will reopen at 9am on Wednesday, 2nd January 2019.
During normal working hours and on normal working days* during this period, cover will be provided by MyDentist The Green Practice, Southwick, tel 0191 5485809.
*Monday 24th December, Thursday 27th December, Friday 28th December and Monday 31st December.
Out of hours (bank holidays and after 6.30pm) cover will be provided as normal by calling NHS 111, see above.
Hetton Dental Practice
84 Station Road
Tyne & Wear
Monday 9am - 12.30pm
2pm - 6.30pm
Tuesday 9am - 1pm
2pm - 7pm
Wednesday 9am - 1pm
2pm - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 1pm
2pm - 6pm
Friday 9am - 2.00pm
For our Christmas opening hours, of if you have a dental problem outside our opening hours, please see the emergency plan.