Emergency Dental Care

Edinburgh City, East & Mid Lothian

Using the table below, please establish if you are in an in-hours or out-of-hours period.

Day  Time  Class 
Saturday All day  Out-of-hours 
Sunday All day  Out-of-hours
Monday to Friday              Midnight to 8am                    Out-of-hours
  8am to 6pm  In-hours 
  6pm to Midnight  Out-of-hours 

  • In-Hours 

Registered Patients:

If you are registered with a dentist, please contact your own surgery  for advice or to arrange emergency treatment.

Unregistered Patients:

Unregistered adults over 16 years please contact Chalmers Street Dental Clinic on 0131 536 4800. Chalmers Street also has a walk-in clinic (Available Monday to Thursday 9am - 4.45pm and Friday 9am to 4.15pm).

Unregistered Patients under the age of 16 years contact the Edinburgh Dental Institute on 0131 536 1129 (Open Monday to Friday 9:30am - 11am and 2pm - 3pm).

  • Out-of-Hours

All Patients:

Monday to Thursday 6pm - 8am and Friday 6pm to Monday 8am phone the NHS 24 111 service for dental pain advice and dental assessment.

reviewed 19 April 2017