The Old Surgery Dental Practice @ Queen Street Crewe provides NHS dental care to patients of all ages

If you are not exempt from charges, you should pay one of the following charges for each course of treatment you receive:


Course of treatment


This covers an examination, diagnosis (eg X-rays), advice on how to prevent future problems, a scale and polish if needed, and application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant.  If you require urgent care, even if your urgent treatment needs more than one appointment to complete, you will only need to pay Band 1 charge.


Course of treatment


This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or if your dentist needs to take out one or more of your teeth.


Course of treatment


This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures and bridges.

Free NHS dental treatment or help with health costs

You may be eligible for help with all or part of the costs of your NHS dental treatment.

If one or more of the criteria listed adjacent applies to you when your treatment starts, you’ll be entitled to free NHS dental care.

You’re entitled if you are:

  • Aged under 18, or under 19 and in qualifying full-time education
  • Pregnant or have had a baby in the previous 12 months
  • Income Support
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
  • Universal Credit and meet the criteria
  • A valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • A valid HC2 certificate
  • People named on an NHS certificate for partial help with health costs (HC3) may also get help

For advice on how to get help with health costs call 0300 330 1343 or go to the NHS Choices website at

Are you a dentist looking to refer a patient?

We provide a referral service for the following patients:

  • Those who require oral surgery (with or without intravenous sedation)
  • Children who require treatment in conjunction with inhalation sedation

East Cheshire NHS Trust

Further information about primary dental service providers in your area can be found by visiting the East Cheshire NHS Trust website or calling 01625 421000.

Alternatively, you can contact the East Cheshire NHS Trust at:

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Macclesfield District General Hospital
Victoria Road
SK10 3BL

Are you looking for an NHS Dentist in Crewe?

Book an appointment with us at The Old Surgery Dental Practice, Queen Street.

We’re always looking to take on new dental patients, both young and old, as well as offering a wide range of advanced and cosmetic dental treatments to help you achieve your dream smile.