Welcome to Lockwood Dental Practice, we hope you benefit from your visit to our web site, which contains information about our services, how to make an appointment and who to contact for further assistance
At the Lockwood Dental Practice our dentists. dental nurses, dental hygenists and reception staff always aim to provide a high standard of care and service for all our patients.
We provide NHS services for our patients as well as offering Denplan Care and Private Treatment appointments.
NHS Dental treatment includes all treatment necessary to secure and maintain patients oral health. We also provide a full range of private treatment options including cosmetic dentistry.
- NHS & Private Appontments
- Qualified & Experienced Staff
- Fulll access for Disabled Patients
- Emergency Appoinments
- Confidential & Secure Records
- Private Parking Facilities
If you would like to comment about any aspects of our service, please contact the practice on tel: 01484 420927 or write to us on the address below. If you are not happy with the response you recieve from us, you are entitled to raise this with your Primary Care Trust.
Making an appointment
If you require an appoinment we will try and offer you one as soon as possible at your convenient. Please make an apppoinment by phoning 01484 420927.
If you are unable to keep your appoinmtment please let us know as soon as possible as missed appoinments waste precious time. If you miss more than 2 appointments and give less than 24hrs notice we may not be able to complete your treatment or offer you NHS care in the future.
Reminder & Recalls
At the end of your course of treatment your dentist will consult with you on future visits.
NHS guidelines suggest it may no longer be neccessary to have a check up every 6 months.
The Practice operates a reminder system by letter, so it is essential that all contact information is kept up to date.
The practice is open:
Mon - Fri from 9am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 5.30pm
Urgent Treatment &
Out of Hours Care
If you need urgent treatment outside of opening hours you can contact
Local Care Direct on 0345 605 9999
Local NHS Services
NHS Direct - www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
or call tel no: 0845 4647
Kirklees Primary Care Trust
Broad Lea House
Bradley Business Park,
Dyson Wood Way
tel: 01484 464000
NHS Dental Services
For the complaints manager or Patient Advice and Liaison Service at your Primary Care Trust, your Independent Complaints Advocacy Service or Citizens Advice visit www.dh.gov.uk
Private Dental Services
For the Dental Complaints Service call 08456 120 540 or visit www.dentalcomplaints.org.uk
NHS Counter Fraud Service
For more advice on receiving help with the cost of NHS dental treatment, go to http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/fraud and click on 'Entitled to help with NHS costs'.