Referrals in Somerset and Dorset

Referrals in Somerset

Dentists should use either Form A for minor oral surgery referrals e.g. surgical procedures for patients aged 18 and above, or Form B for special care and paediatric dentistry referrals.

Referrals should be sent

Electronically to:

SCWCSU.dentalwest@nhs.net

or by post to:

Care Navigation Centre
Ground Floor
Mallard Court
Express Park
Bristol Road
Bridgwater
Somerset
TA6 4RN

Please ensure the referral form is fully completed and that all attachments are sent, including radiographs and medical history form.

If you have any questions about your referral please contact the SPA Somerset team on 0300 124 0426.

Referrals by non-dental colleagues in Somerset can be made using Referral Form C, guidance for completion of Referral Form C can be found here.

Referrals in Dorset

Referrals from general dental practitioners must be submitted through the Rego dental electronic referral system (DeRs). All referrals made outside of the system will be rejected.

Referrals from health professionals other than a general dentist, yourself or a family member/carer who feels that someone with additional needs should be looked after by our service:

  • for Browning Centre, please contact the clinic on 01202 705810 for further advice

Referrals should be sent:

electronically to: spn-tr.dorsetdentalspa@nhs.net

or by post to:
Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
Primary Care Dental Service
The Single Point of Access
Dorset County Hospital
Williams Avenue
Dorchester
DT1 2JY

 

If you have any questions about your referral please contact the SPA Dorset team on 0300 124 0427.

Referrals by non-dental colleagues in Dorset can be made using Referral Form C, guidance for completion of Referral Form C can be found here.