"dental treatment"

About: Torbay Hospital

I went to a&e on 20th June following an accident to my mouth and teeth.I was seen within 10 minutes by a triage nurse who called an on call dentist,he arrived within 30minutes and was extremely helpful recommending I have a chest x ray to make sure I had not ingested a tooth .Prior to seeing the dentist I had an x ray on my jaw. The following week I went back to the dental department to assess what needed to be done in conjunction with my dentist. The following week I was given an appointment for 9th July to have my damaged tooth and root taken out using a local anaesthetic,this procedure was carried out with great success and very little discomfort. The treatment I received at Torbay and by my own dentist at The Brunel Practice Newton Abbot could not be faulted so thankyou very much.

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Response from Torbay Hospital

We are delighted to read your encouraging comments.

Staff appreciate hearing about patients’ positive experiences and your feedback will be shared with those concerned.

Kind regards South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

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