How can I find an NHS dentist?

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Everyone should be able to access good-quality NHS dental services. To find a dentist, you can search for a dentist near you at

If the first dental practice you contact is full or has stopped providing NHS dental care, it doesn’t mean that no NHS dental care is available locally. Contact NHS England, they will be able to tell you which dentists in your area are accepting patients. NHS England is required to commission services to meet the needs of their local population, for both urgent and routine dental care.