Emergencies

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IN AN EMERGENCY PHONE: 028 9187 2482

The practice will try and see genuine emergencies on the same day. Emergencies will be seen on a first come first served basis, so please phone as soon as is possible. DO NOT SEND E-MAILS.

Our trained reception staff will take some details to ascertain the nature and extent of the emergency. Please be patient and answer the questions to the best of your knowledge. It helps us greatly in arranging a suitable appointment.

We sometimes receive numerous calls and can only appoint at certain times. We regret we cannot always accommodate requests for flexible appointment times.

What to do – Weekdays 9:00am to 5:30pm


Please ring the practice as soon as is possible. We allocate these on a first come first served basis.


PHONE: 028 9187 2482.

State: “I would like to make an Emergency Appointment.”

The following information may be required:

  • Nature of the emergency - “ I have had severe pain from my tooth all last night”
  • Nature of pain - e.g. dull, aching, throbbing, burning, stabbing
  • Duration - e.g. continuous, on-off, with biting only
  • Site and area affected- e.g. lower left tooth, all left jaw, spreading to the ear and neck
  • If taking any medication- e.g. Nurofen, antibiotic from doctors
  • Any other information- e.g. I had a deep filling placed a week ago
  • Your immediate contact details-e.g. mobile number, direct line at work

What to do – Weekends, holidays & weekday evenings after 5:30pm


Our practice is part of an emergency rota scheme at the City Hospital, Belfast. Please phone 028 9187 2482 (our practice phone number) were a recorded message will give you details of this service.