Dentists

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There are a number of dentist practices in Wandsworth providing NHS services for residents. 

Why visit your de​​​​​​ntist?

Visiting your dentist for regular check ups and cleanings can help prevent many dental problems and help you maintain optimal oral health. Don't wait until you have a toothache before you call your dentist.  

How do I find a dentist?

A full list of dentists in Wandsworth is available  by clicking on Dentists in Wandsworth on the NHS Choices website.

​Do I need to register? 

Once you’ve found a dentist you don’t need to register but you can return to the same dentist for subsequent courses of treatment if you wish to do so.

Do I need to pay?

Not everyone has to pay, people who are exempt include those who are under 18 or under 19 and in full-time education, pregnant or have had a baby in the 12 months before treatment starts or on income support. You’ll be asked to show your dentist written proof that you’re entitled to help with dental treatment costs.

What are the dental charges?

NHS dental charges can be found by clicking on the Help with NHS health costs on the NHS Choices website.

Is there an emergency dental service when my dentist is closed?

Wandsworth residents can call the Out of Hours Emergency Dental Service on 020 3402 1333. They will be able to assess your needs via telephone and direct you to an emergency dentist if needed.

They are open from 5pm until 8 am Monday to Friday, 24 hours over the weekends and 8.30am to 10pm on bank holidays.​