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How it works

Toothpick is the UK's largest book a dentist website. It's free to use - simply book online, and then pay for your treatments at the dentist as normal.


Select a treatment, and search by location, practice or dentist name.


View and narrow your results, to show for example NHS/private or dentists who treat children.


Click on an appointment time to start your booking. We'll verify and confirm it via email. You're booked in!

Find The Right Treatment


NHS dentists offer basic treatments that keep your teeth and gums healthy. The mostcommon treatments include check-ups, root canals, fillings, crowns and dentures. Cosmetic treatments such as teeth straightening are not covered. NHS treatments in England fall into three price bands (currently £18.80, £51.30 or £222.50). You may be eligible for free NHS treatment if you are pregnant, on certain benefits, or if you are under 18 and in fulltime education. Please note that some dentists may not take on new NHS patients all year round. However, unlike with GPs you are free to move around to see whichever dentist you choose (in any area) – so even if you have registered with a practice you can visit another one if they can offer you an appointment sooner.


Our Dentists

Toothpick Promise

To give you peace of mind when booking, all our dentists have to meet the criteria of the Toothpick Promise. Displaying independent reviews, having the right qualifications and giving you a fair price are all included.

100% Best Price Guarantee

We want you to be well informed when you get to the practice. The prices you see on the website will always be the same as what you pay at the dentist. If you pay more, we will pay you back the difference.

Toothpick Reviews

Read verified customer reviews to help choose the right dentist and dentist practice for you.

Very professional and efficient. Unlike other dentists did not put pressure on me to choose the private option. Wednesday, October 18. 2017
A truly great experience. As a nervous patient, I was skeptical as it was my first appointment here , however from the moment I walked through the door, I was treated kindly and professionally. The Dentist I saw, Dr Joanna Kowalczyk was amazing..... I never felt nervous at all, was put at ease and felt I was in very good hands. The dental nurse was very nice too. This, I must say is the best experience I have ever had at a dentists ( and I've been to many). The practice is clean, friendly and I could not fault my experience there. I would absolutely recommend this practice. Thursday, October 12. 2017
Friendly and professional. Beats my old dentists hands down - Probably why I needed to come here in the first place! Wednesday, October 4. 2017

Toothpick Has Been Rated 4.6/5 from 2348 Verified Reviews

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