Emergency Dental Clinic
Who is the Emergency Dental Clinic for?
An Emergency Dental Clinic is available at the University Dental
Hospital (UDH) and is for patients who are experiencing pain and
require emergency dental care and who are not currently registered
with a Dentist
The Emergency Dental Clinic can only accept patients that are
not registered with a General Dental Practitioner.
We recommend that patients who are registered with a Dentist
contact their dentist for emergency dental treatment.
When is the Emergency Clinic available?
Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 12.00 noon
Triage for this service starts at 8:45 am (Monday -
Friday). Please note that this service is limited and patients
are treated on a first come, first served basis, other than those
presenting as a clinical priority. Therefore, it is possible that
patients may not be accepted if the service has allocated all
available emergency slots due to demand on the day.
You can access the hospital from 7:45 am and triage begins at
8:45am. (Triage is the process for determining the seriousness of a
patient's condition and thereby how quickly they need to be
Every patient is assessed by a Dental Nurse to determine if they
require emergency care.
What is the service for?
The treatment provided is intended to alleviate the pain.
However, further treatment by a Dentist may be required.
Out of hours/Contacts
Urgent In Hours Care
(8.00am - 6.30pm)
0161 476 9649
Urgent Out of Hours Care
(6.30pm - 8.00am)
0161 337 2246
Please note: the above numbers are to be used by patients in
Salford, Stockport, Trafford, Tameside and Glossop, Oldham and
Manchester areas only. Please note that these out of hours services
are not affiliated with the Dental Hospital.
Click here for directions to the Hospital