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Dentists taking NHS patients in Buckland and Port Solent

Updated: Nov 30, 2023

30th November 2023 update

Smile Dental Care, Hanway Road dental practice are offering extra sessions all week (Mondays to Fridays).


2 Hanway Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 4ND (023 9323 3177).


We have also been asked by NHS England to pass on some information they have received from the dentists offering more appointment slots that:

  • same day appointments aren’t always available (even if there is an extra session of appointments arranged for that day as this may be fully booked)

  • practices will book patients into their next available slot

  • some practices are experiencing high failure to attend rates, and while they do their own reminders, please remember to cancel your appointment if you are unable to attend (because it could be offered to another person who is waiting.)

There may be additional provision in the city in the next few weeks so keep a lookout here and for alerts via our social media channels.


Information about appointment availability over Christmas and New Year is being collated, so this will be issued as soon as possible.


4th October 2023 update

Port Solent are now working through the list of people who registered in June. There is a current wait of at least 3 months for people to be contacted further about their submissions.


They are due to post any updates on their website at Portsmouth Dental Care.


20th July 2023 update

Kingston Crescent Dental announced via Facebook they are at capacity and no longer able to register new NHS patients.


Keep an eye on our website and social media for updates.


13th July 2023


Kingston Crescent Dental is now taking new NHS patients! The practice aims to accept patients until the end of summer (depending on demand). We will post updates on the website so keep an eye out.


Fill out the link below to book an appointment with Kingston Crescent Dental:

33 Kingston Crescent, Portsmouth, PO2 8AA (023 9266 7317)



In addition, a dental surgery in Port Solent is taking on new patients:


Portsmouth Dental Care in Port Solent are accepting NHS patients.

Unit 7, Portsmouth Retail Park, Binnacle Way, PO6 4FG (02381 980 077) Email: portsmouthnorth@dentistryforyou.co.uk


Mon / Wed / Fri: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Tues / Thurs: 8.00am – 7.00pm

Saturday: 9.00am – 1.00pm

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