Your oral health is important to us.

Our Dental Helpline is here to give you the very best information, advice and support about the health of your mouth.

For free advice on any oral health issue, call our team on 01788 539780 (local rate call in the UK).

Alternatively, send us your enquiry via email and one of our experts will get back to you within 3 working days.

   

The Dental Helpline continues to be an invaluable resource for those looking to seek advice, help and reassurance about their oral health and wellbeing. It is a truly charitable service. All enquiries are completely confidential and answered quickly.

Staffed by fully trained oral health experts and dental nurses, the Dental Helpline will provide free and impartial advice on a range of topics, such as dental terms and treatment procedures, oral hygiene, current legislation and regulations, dental charges, complaints procedures, and referrals to other organisations.

The Dental Helpline is based at the Oral Health Foundation's head office in the UK and has answered more than 400,000 enquiries since its formation.

Opening times are between 09:00 and 17:00, Monday to Friday.

Out of hours: Frequently asked questions 

Note: Unfortunately, we cannot recommend specific dentists, dispute the recommendations of a dentist, represent you in disputes or deal with complaints on your behalf. Information is provided for advice and guidance only and should not be interpreted as diagnosis, or a substitute for a consultation with a dentist.