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Emergency Dentist in Leeds (Scholes)

If you're looking for a trusted and experienced 'emergency dentist near me' in Leeds then our friendly, top rated practice in Scholes can help.

Our highly experienced emergency dental team is led by the practice owner and principal dentist Dr. Chris Siddle (GDC No. 71360) who has over 24 years of dentistry experience.

Over the last 10 years, Dr Siddle has successfully treated hundreds of emergency dental patients from around Scholes and Leeds. He's known and well respected for a unique blend of experience, compassion and care, especially with nervous patients.

Scholes Dental Care is regulated by the General Dental Council (GDC) and our practice is monitored and regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) so you can rest assured you're in safe hands.

Our latest 5* Leeds emergency dentist review

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"For someone who does not like dentists, this is a good place to go. Small, treat you as an individual and explain what is planned before doing it When we had an urgent need they flexed to see me the same day. Best practice I have been with!"
- Tanya M via Google reviews

When you should see an emergency dentist?

Many people happily head to their local A&E for something as simple as a sprained wrist yet they’ll hold off having treatment on chipped and infected teeth and gums until their next scheduled dental appointment.

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Out of hours dental emergencies

We always try to offer same day appointments for urgent dental care. Scholes Dental Care opening hours are:

Monday 9.00 - 17.00
Tuesday 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8.30 - 17.00
Friday 9.00 - 12.30
Saturday (alternate) 8.30 - 12.30
Sunday Closed

For registered patients only, we offer a telephone triage service on the weekends and bank holidays, between 10 am – 12pm. Please call 0113 232 3878 and listen to the answerphone message in full for more information on how to access this service.

In pain? Book your emergency appointment today!

If you’re experiencing severe tooth or gum pain or you have visible damage in your mouth and need an 'emergency dentist near me', it is essential that you contact Scholes Dental Care as soon as possible.
You should always seek urgent advice if:

  • You have cracked or fractured a tooth
  • You have lost a tooth
  • A tooth has become loose
  • You have lost a filling or crown
  • You have tooth ache which has lasted more than two days
  • Your mouth or teeth have become damaged in an acciden
  • Your teeth are fine but the tissue around your lips, tongue, or gums is wounded
  • You have a serious infection or abscess in your mouth
  • You have severe pain, swelling, or bleeding following dental treatment such as a filling or root canal therapy

If you experience any of the above dental emergencies and live in Scholes or the Leeds area, please contact Scholes Dental Care on 0113 232 3878 for an emergency appointment with our dentist.

The sooner you are seen, the better chance we have of resolving the problem before further issues can develop. If your condition is less severe, such as a small chip or mild pain, you can make a regular appointment with your dentist for their next available appointment.

Looking for an "emergency dentist near me"

We are located in the village of Scholes in North East Leeds. Our Station Road practice is easily accessible with free car parking available.

You can access our emergency dental care practice via public transport from the Cross Gates Railway Station and the First Leeds number 11 bus.

Call us during working hours on 0113 232 3878 and we will aim to arrange a same day appointment for you with our emergency dentist.

Emergency tooth extraction

You should contact our Leeds practice as soon as possible if you believe you may need an emergency tooth extraction.

Severe tooth decay, root fractures, and abscesses can be incredibly painful. In many cases you may need an emergency extraction to protect your other teeth.

If you are not sure whether you require emergency dental care, here are the top signs that indicate you may need to have your tooth removed:

  • Severe tooth pain
  • Extreme sensitivity in a tooth
  • Painful or swollen gums
  • Darkening in a tooth
  • A bad taste in your mouth that won’t go away
  • Swelling so bad you cannot open your mouth
  • White fluid or pus coming from your gums or mouth
  • Loose or unstable teeth

When a tooth is at high risk of infection, it is often necessary to remove it as soon as possible to protect your overall health.

Emergency dentist in Scholes, Leeds

If you are a new or existing patient and require emergency dental care, please contact our Leeds practice immediately on 0113 232 3878.

Our latest Leeds emergency dentist reviews via Google

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"Following an emergency appointment I have been very impressed by the care and professionalism of Scholes Dental Care. I would certainly recommend this practice."
- David Watkinson via Google reviews