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British Dental Health

Area serviced:
Nationwide
Telephone:
0845 063 1188
Sector:
Public

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Dentists are available in all boroughs and are part of the NHS.It is easy to contact your local dentist and will be given an assessment of your needs and can be seen on a regular basis.
Healthcare is the treatment and prevention of illness. Health care is delivered by professionals in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy and allied health services.
Continuing care is professional care given to meet the physical or mental health needs of adults with a disability, injury or illness over an extended period of time. NHS continuing healthcare means a package of care that is arranged and funded by the NHS and is free of charge to the person receiving the care. This is sometimes called fully funded NHS care.