Sussex Emergency Dental Service

Emergency Dental treatment can be provided out of hours when a patient’s clinical condition needs prompt attention by a Dentist to manage / address dental pain on a temporary basis to allow them to then seek a permanent resolution from a general dentist.

  • Urgent assessment
  • Diagnosis
  • Advice on treatment options
  • Preventative care and advice
  • Surgical treatment, if necessary to relieve pain
  • The taking of radiographs
  • The issue of prescriptions
  • Simple extractions
  • Pulpal extirpation and dressing

Coverage

West Sussex

How To Access

The Emergency Dental Service is an appointment only service, walk-ins cannot be accepted. Patients can telephone the clinics direct to book an appointment or if all appointments are taken, receive advice from a Dentist over the telephone.

Patients should telephone to make an appointment as soon as possible after the service opens:

Contact Details

Worthing Area:
Central Clinic,
Stoke Abbot Road,
Worthing BN11 1HE

Tel: 01903 230364

Monday to Friday, 5.30pm to 10pm
Telephone lines open 5.40pm
Appointments: 6.30pm-9pm
Telephone advice: 9pm-10pm

Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays 8.30am-1pm
Telephone lines open 8.40am
Appointments: 9.30am-12pm
Telephone advice: 12pm-1pm

Chichester area:
Jubilee Dental Centre
St Richards Hospital
Chichester PO19 6SE

Tel: 01243 793697

Monday to Friday, 5.30pm to 10pm
Telephone lines open 5.40pm
Appointments: 6.30pm-9pm
Telephone advice: 9pm-10pm

Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays 8.30am-1pm
Telephone lines open 8.40am
Appointments: 9.30am-12pm
Telephone advice: 12pm-1pm

Crawley area:
First Floor
Yellow Wing East
Crawley Hospital
West Green Drive
Crawley
West Sussex, RH11 7DH

Tel: 01293 518541

Monday to Friday, 5.30pm to 10pm
Telephone lines open 5.40pm
Appointments: 6.30pm-9pm
Telephone advice: 9pm-10pm

Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays 8.30am-1pm
Telephone lines open 8.40am
Appointments: 9.30am-12pm
Telephone advice: 12pm-1pm

Haywards Heath area:
Haywards Heath Health Centre
Heath Road,
Haywards Heath
RH16 3BB

Tel: 01444 440695

Monday only, 5.30pm to 10pm
Telephone lines open 5.40pm
Appointments: 6.30pm-9pm
Telephone advice: 9pm-10pm

Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays 8.30am-1pm
Telephone lines open 8.40am
Appointments: 9.30am-12pm
Telephone advice: 12pm-1pm

Surrey Patients

Please contact the NHS on 111.

Private Patients

To speak to a dentist regarding a dental emergency please call 07484 915140. Rudgwick Dental Practice offers a call-out service to any patient on a private basis. The charge for the call-out will be £150 with any treatment costs in addition to this.