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Medically compromised dentistry

It may be necessary for patients to be referred to our service due to a particular medical condition which may impact on their oral health or their ability to receive treatment.

Specialised dentistry for those who need it

 Our highly experienced team will work with patients, carers and other healthcare professionals to ensure their dental needs are met.

Community Dental Services are ONLY available to current patients and those who are referred by their dentist, or healthcare worker

 

To access our specialist services please be sure to contact your current dentist, or healthcare professional.

 

 

 

When to use this service...

  • Do you or someone you care for have a complex medical history which impacts either directly on oral health or ability to receive care?
  • Is your/their medical condition unstable or poorly controlled and requires you to be treated with medical specialist advice?
  • Is the condition a progressive, degenerative medical or disabling condition such as motor neurone disease or dementia?
  • Do you/they find it difficult to communicate with those around them? Would they be able to understand and consent to their dental treatment?
  • Do you/they require PEG feeding?

You may be eligible to be treated by our service. We accept referrals from general dental practitioners and health care professionals. Ask about being referred to us for your dental treatment.

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The staff are always very helpful and put the patient at ease

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I liked going in the chair, I was nervous about coming but the dentist and nurse made me feel happy

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The care here is always perfect. The staff are kind and professional.

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Brilliant care for my autistic son, they get him to accept such good tooth care. Amazing team!

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Absolutely amazing A* all the way. Thank you for your awesome advice

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Fantastic nurses, they put me at ease and explained what was going to happen in the appointment. I left feeling happy

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How to find us

Gloucestershire Community Dental Service have seven specialist sites across the county. For details and clinic opening times use the searchable map opposite or click 'Find our clinics'.

 

 

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Community Dental Services are ONLY available to current patients and those who are referred by their dentist, or healthcare worker

 

To access our specialist services please be sure to contact your current dentist, or healthcare professional.

 

 

 

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