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Accessing dental treatment in the North East

Published on 12 February 2024 09:01 AM

Healthwatch North Tyneside are working with the NHS Integrated Care Board (ICB) in the North East and North Cumbria to better understand people's experiences of dentistry in 2023.

They need your views and feedback to help shape future services, including planning the next phase of the NHS's dental recovery plan in the region. 

So if you are living in the North East and North Cumbria and have recent experiences with using or trying to access dental services, then share your experiences with Healthwatch North Tyneside here.

Across the North East and North Cumbria, local Healthwatch are working together to tackle this important issue. You can find more information about the Healthwatch Network here.

The survey closes on 31 March 2024 and as a thank you for your time Healthwatch North Tyneside are offering £100 of Love-to-Shop vouchers to a lucky prize draw winner.

If you require a paper copy or have any questions about this survey, please contact 0191 263 5321 or email

Join this important conversation on your dental care

Healthwatch North Tyneside is the independent champion for users of health and care services in North Tyneside. Your responses will inform decision-makers in the North East and North Cumbria NHS Integrated Care Board (who are funding this research), service providers and partners including Local Authority Public Health teams.

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