University Dental Care offers a full range of NHS and Private treatments. It is open to students, staff, the general public, and families. NHS spaces are available to students who register at the start of the academic term, but places are limited.
The service runs throughout the year, including vacations.
All patients under the age of 25 living in Wales are entitled to Free dental examinations. Please note that charges are made for any other dental treatment under the NHS unless the patient is under the age of 19 (in full time education) or has an Exemption Certificate - claim forms for help with health costs are available at the surgery.
Location: Horton House (23 on campus map)
Tel: +44 (0) 1792 602222 Ext. 2222
Emergency Dental Advice (out of hours):
NHS patients should ring NHS Direct on 111 when the practice is closed
For more information see appointments
"Away from home" Helpline for patients registered with the UDC Dental Care Plan
UK: 0800 525 631
Abroad: +44 1747 820 841
From time to time, special opening times (closures, holidays, etc.) will be posted on the University Dental Care website
Dental surgeons: Gayathri Kini, Maria Efraimidou, Owen Emanuel
Dental Hygienist: Cathryn Wilde
Dental Therapist: Kamima Chipongo
Practice Manager: Hannah Morrisey
Dental staff: Francesca Wendes, Abby Pridmore, Lauren Cornwell
Receptionist: Danielle Davies
It is important that you register with a dentist as soon as you arrive in Swansea in order to access NHS care and the benefit of early appointments in case of problems or emergencies. Registration is free to all patients under 25. There is a small charge of £14.70 for students over 25.
Private treatment is available for patients who would like to benefit from Private Care on a pay as you go basis or by joining the Practice Care Plan.
PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION WITH THE DENTAL SURGERY IS SEPARATE FROM REGISTRATION WITH THE HEALTH CENTRE