We provide some NHS dental services in the community.

These include:

Paediatric and special care dentistry : If you have special requirements that cannot be met by a general dentist. For example, if you have learning difficulties, or have complex medical histories or are receiving end-of-life care. We offer sedation and general anaesthetic services. We also offer home visits and services are fully accessible for disabled users. For more details click the box below.

Fluoride varnish service: This is provided for children aged three to five years in early years and school settings, who live in Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale. Click here for more information.

Our services are open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, except Bank Holidays.

Urgent or emergency dental services are no longer provided by us:

Please contact 0333 332 3800 ​​for these services between 8am and 10pm (7 days a week), or NHS 111 outside of these hours.

Paediatric and special care dentistry

You can be referred to us by letter from your own dentist, or by another healthcare professional such as a GP, health visitor or school nurse. Once the referral is received, an acknowledgement letter is sent out and an appointment will be made as soon as one becomes available.

Services are available in the following locations:

  • Nye Bevan House, Maclure Road, Rochdale OL11 1DN
  • Phoenix Centre, Church Street, Heywood OL10 1LR
  • Oldham Integrated Care Centre, New Radcliffe Street, Oldham OL1 1NL
  • Moorgate Primary Care Centre, 22 Derby Way, Bury BL9 0NJ
  • Radcliffe Primary Care Centre, 69 Church Street West, Radcliffe M26 2SP

Opening hours: 9am – 5pm

Referrals to the service

If you are a dental practitioner wishing to refer a patient please visit: www.dental-referrals.org

For other health professionals wishing to refer a patient to the service, or for patients to self-refer, please see the referral criteria and referral form below:

Referral forms can be sent by post or e-mailed to: pcn-tr.Bury-CommunityDental@nhs.net