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Dental Services

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust Dental Service is a large organisation which provides a range of routine, urgent and emergency dental care services and oral health promotion programmes across Central & East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen.

We also provide dental services within three prisons and secure units.

How to access this service

For help finding an NHS dentist for urgent and routine care call your Local Dental Helpline:

  • East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen: Tel: 0845 53 33 230
  • Central Lancashire: Tel: 01772 777397

For patients wishing to access special care services, our clinic receptionists would be happy to discuss referral criteria with you.

For healthy teeth & gums follow this simple advice:
  • Brush teeth and gums twice a day with a family fluoride toothpaste, including last thing at night before bed. Spit out after brushing and do not rinse. This will help strengthen teeth
  • For babies and children up to 3 years old use only a smear of family fluoride toothpaste. For children aged 3 years and over use a pea-sized amount of family fluoride toothpaste. Children need help with brushing until they are at least seven years old
  • To prevent decay cut down how often you have sugary snacks and drinks – keep to mealtimes only. Avoid sugary foods and drinks between meals and before bed
  • Choose sugar-free snacks and water or milk between meals
  • Request sugar-free medicines
  • Visit the dentist regularly - your dentist will recommend how often you need to attend

Where the service is provided and how to contact us

Ashton Health Centre Dental Department
Ashton Dental Department
Ashton Health Centre
67-69 Pedders Lane
Ashton
Preston

Tel: 01772 777177
Fax: 01772 734053

Bacup Health Centre
Irwell Mill
Rochdale Road
Bacup
OL13 9NR

Tel: 01282 628252

Bamber Bridge Clinic
School Lane
Bamber Bridge
Preston
PR5 6QE

Tel: 01772 644422

 

Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
Level 3
Simmons Street
Blackburn
BB2 1AX

Tel: 01254 283919

Clitheroe Hospital
Chatburn Road
Clitheroe
BB7 4JX

Tel: 01254 283860

Colne Children's Centre
Walton Street
Colne
BB8 0EB

Tel: 01282 628590

Darwen Health Centre
James Street West
Darwen
BB3 2PY

Tel: 01254 283560

Geoffrey Street Clinic
Geoffrey Street Dental Department
Geoffrey Street Clinic
Geoffrey Street
Preston
PR1 5NE

Tel: 01772 777309
Fax: 01772 644422

Guild Lodge Dental Department
Guild Lodge
Guild Park
Whittingham Lane
Goosnargh
Lancashire
PR3 2JH

Tel: 01772 406714

Howard Street Community Health Centre
Howard Street
Burnley
BB11 4PQ

Tel: 01282 473120

Oak House Dental Centre
34 Church Street
Accrington
BB5 2ED

Sat-Nav users should use BB5 2EU

Tel: 01254 283674

Dental/Oral Health Promotion Department
FM House
Bentley Wood Way
Network 65 Business Park
Hapton
Burnley
BB11 5ST

Tel: 01254 283350

Ringway Dental Centre/Dental Helpline
Ringway Dental Centre
Ringway House
Ringway
Preston
PR1 3HQ

Tel: 01772 777800

Skelmersdale Walk-in Centre
The Concourse Centre
Southway
Skelmersdale
WN8 6LN

Tel: Not in service at present

Special Care Dentistry Royal Blackburn Hospital
Level 2 (Blue Level)
Royal Blackburn Hospital
Haslingden Road
Blackburn
BB2 3HH

Tel: 01254 734962
Fax: 01254 732961

St Peter's Centre 
3rd Floor
Church Street
Burnley
BB11 2DL

Tel: 01282 628315

Yarnspinners Health Centre
Carr Road
Nelson
BB9 7SR

Tel: 01282 628464 / 628463

 

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