All-round dental care

Essential oral health care is covered by your NHS dentist in Oxford. At Studental, we’ve been making smiles healthier for many years with our range of effective and affordable dental treatments. We always aim to make long-lasting improvements to your oral health, so that you can enjoy a future free from decay and disease. You don’t need to wait until you’re worried about your teeth before you come to see us. If you book yourself an appointment for a check-up, we can make an assessment of your current oral health and offer you some contemporary strategies for self-care at home. Options at the NHS dentist in Oxford Our treatments range from simple interventions to complex solutions. Many patients see our friendly hygienist to check on the cleanliness of their teeth and gums. With our years of experience and modern dental appliances, we can notice the signs of deterioration well before you’d be able to spot them yourself. Then we can take action to stop tooth decay and gum disease before they cause you serious discomfort. Repairs are available at the NHS dentist in Oxford to restore your dental function and improve the appearance of damaged teeth. When placing fillings, we can use materials that mimic the colour of your teeth, though there may be an additional cost for these. Long-lasting features You might be in need of an NHS dentist in Oxford to replace a tooth or teeth you may have lost. In this case we have several options. Dentures and bridges are meticulously crafted to fit comfortably alongside the teeth that remain. We also provide dental implants privately,...

More than just a simple NHS dentist in Oxford

Gone are the days when dentistry was just concerned with making sure you didn’t suffer from decay or gum disease, removing failing teeth and fixing infections. Of course, these are still the cornerstone treatments that ensure good oral health, but there is so much more on offer. The problem is that only a limited number of treatments, those strictly delineated by the NHS designed to keep people free from pain and with teeth that work, are available at reduced prices. What do you do if you want treatments from an NHS dentist in Oxford, but you also want access to all the great treatments that a private dentist offers? Easy. You register with Studental, the NHS dentist in Oxford Brookes campus on Headington Hill that’s open to everyone. Great looking teeth Ok, so you’ve got the groundwork in place that means your teeth are in good condition. Now, you’d like them to look great too. Here at Studental, we offer a great range of cosmetic dentistry treatments that build on your NHS treatments to give you a smile to be proud of. If your teeth are a bit wonky, you can get them aligned with our invisible braces. We offer Invisalign clear aligners. They can’t be seen once they are in place, so they won’t interfere with you looking good while you receive treatment. Plus, they come out for eating and drinking, so you retain all the freedom to eat whatever you want. Or maybe your teeth need brightening up? We offer teeth whitening treatments to bring out the best in your smile. Unhappy with small imperfections? We can...

Where did all the NHS dentists go?

Having trouble finding an NHS dentist in Oxford? Wondering if such a thing even still exists in the Headington area? Well, there’s one really close by, on the Oxford Brookes campus on Headington Hill. Studental accepts NHS patients and you don’t have to be a student or work at Oxford Brookes to register with us. Just book yourself in for an initial appointment and we can do the rest. If you are eligible for treatment from the Studental NHS dentist in Oxford, you can access various routine services at a reduced cost, or even for free if you are under 18, or having a baby, or receiving certain benefits (please see our website to find out which benefits allow you to receive free NHS treatment). Treatments from the NHS dentist in Oxford The NHS allows you to have 2 check-ups a year, unless we think you need more, plus 2 scale and polishes with the hygienist. If your NHS dentist in Oxford spots decay, you can also get fillings at NHS prices, but only amalgam fillings. White fillings are available at private dental prices only. NHS treatments also cover emergency appointments and treatment that comes from it, even if it takes more than one appointment to complete that treatment. You can also have root canal work and extractions at NHS prices, plus crowns, dentures and bridges. Treatments are priced in bands and the fees can be found on our fees page. You can also opt for private treatments If you want treatments that are not available on the NHS, we can also provide these. For example, you may pay...

Finding an NHS dentist in Oxford

It can be difficult to find a dentist accepting new NHS patients sometimes, but here at Studental Dental Care, we are currently accepting new NHS patients of all ages, not just students. Whether it’s time for a check-up or you need emergency treatment, you can give us a call. Treatment available on the NHS The NHS covers clinical treatments that your NHS dentist in Oxford feels are necessary. This doesn’t include cosmetic treatments, but does include any treatment required to keep your teeth and mouth healthy and pain-free. Dentures, crowns and bridges are all available on the NHS, as well as the usual fillings. Braces and dental implants are sometimes covered, but only if your NHS dentist in Oxford thinks there is a medical need for them. NHS charges You will still need to pay for NHS dental treatment, but the fees are generally lower than private treatment fees. NHS charges are split into 3 bands. Band 1 covers a check-up, as well as any necessary x-rays, scale and polish, and further treatment planning. It also incudes adjusting braces or dentures and applying sealants or fluoride treatments to the teeth. Band 2 includes everything in Band 1, plus treatments including fillings, root canal treatment, and having a tooth extracted. Treatment for severe gum disease is also included in this band. Band 3 covers everything in Bands 1 and 2, plus more advanced treatments such as crowns, dentures and bridges. Things such as inlays, onlays and veneers needed for medical reasons are also covered. Free NHS treatment Some people don’t have to pay at all for treatment from an NHS...

Finding a new dentist

It can be hard to know how to find a new dentist in Oxford, whether you’ve just moved into the area or are simply looking for a change. Some dental clinics just don’t have the capacity to take on new patients and it can be hard to find one you’re comfortable with. Thankfully, at Studental, your dentist in Oxford, we can help. We’re actively taking on new patients and are here to give you a warm welcome to our clinic. About our clinic Your smile is everything. It can be the foundation to your confidence, as when you feel good about your smile, you can feel good about yourself. That’s why, when you come to see us, your dentist in Oxford, you can rest assured that we will do everything we can to look after your smile. Studental has a team of qualified and well-experienced professionals who are committed to and passionate about looking after teeth and gums. Our dentists want to give you optimal care and help prevent or treat any dental problem you’re experiencing. What we provide As your dentist in Oxford, we can offer dental treatment through the NHS and privately, depending on your preference. We offer a range of treatments, including general and restorative dentistry. We’re proud to say that we’ve been rated in the top 3 for BDA Good Practice accreditation, so you can put your trust in the standards of care we have in place. Unsure what type of treatment you might need? Our highly competent dentists can provide the following: general dentistry, which covers 6-monthly check-ups, assessments and x-rays if needed root...