Dental Implant Treatment
University Dental Hospital of Manchester
Higher Cambridge Street
Click here for directions to the
Dental Implant Coordinator:
0161 393 7738 (Monday to Friday between 8.30 am
We can give advice on alternative methods of treatment, such as
funding the treatment yourself.
What is a dental implant?
implant is a titanium screw, that can be used to replace the root
of a missing tooth. Dental implants can also be used to secure
dentures and bridges.
Dental implant treatment has been carried out
at the University Dental Hospital of Manchester since the early
1980s. Since then the service has continued to grow and today there
is a large team of multi-disciplinary experts on hand to provide
Can anyone have dental implant
treatment at the Dental Hospital of Manchester?
If you and our dental implant team agree that this options
suitable for you, it is necessary for us to apply to your Local
Commissioning Group, asking for funding for your treatment. You
will meet our Dental Implant team, who will explain this process to
We can only apply for implant funding if the patient meets the
criteria set down by your Local Commissioning Group. Not all
patients are treated as they do not meet the funding criteria. On
these occasions we can give advice on alternative methods of
Implant treatment must be deemed as the most appropriate form of
treatment and that all other reasonable conventional treatments
have been tried, or are not feasible or appropriate. We advise that
patients wishing to be considered for dental implant treatment
speak to their dentist in the first instance.