Providing useful information for people with learning disabilities, their carers and all health professionals


Going to your Dentist.


The community dentistry team in Sunderland is a fantastic service. They always make reasonable adjustments to ensure people with a learning disability get the best service they can.

Sometimes it will be necessary for you to come into hospital for an operation to have dental work.

Please have a look at the leaflet below to find out more about what to expect if you need to come to the hospital.


Easy Read Dental Leaflet


Easy Read Health Action Plans

Contact Us

  • Health and Transitions Team
  • 2nd Floor
  • Monkwearmouth Hospital
  • Newcastle Road
  • Sunderland, SR5 1NB
Telephone 07468 710819

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