Dental Care in Lancashire

HOW TO ACCESS DENTAL CARE IN LANCASHIRE

Blackpool and the Fylde Coast
Morecambe and Lancaster
Preston, Chorley, Leyland
Ormskirk, Skelmersdale
Blackburn with Darwen
East Lancashire

• Access to both urgent dental care and routine dental care in Lancashire is a straightforward process
• The Lancashire Dental Helpline provided by FCMS will signpost patients to the appropriate service
• For urgent care, patients will be triaged and appointments made with the appropriate local service across Lancashire
• Any cases that require more urgent care such as conditions threatening the airway or medical conditions presenting as dental pain will advised to contact 111 or where needed can be warm transferred to a111Health Advisor for action
• For patients looking to access routine dentistry the helpline will advise as to which dentists are taking on new patients

THE NUMBER FOR THE LANCASHIRE DENTAL HELPLINE IS

0300 1234 010