Oral Health Assistants

Westmead Centre for Oral Health

Emergency Dentistry

Contact Information 
Call Centre:  (02) 8890 6766
Facsimile: (02) 9893 8671  
Location: Level 1, Westmead Centre for Oral Health
Westmead Hospital
Postal Address: PO Box 533, Wentworthville NSW 2145   
Email:  Carolina.Alexander@health.nsw.gov.au 
Service Hours:  8am - 5pm Monday to Friday

An after-hours emergency service for patients suffering trauma, gross bleeding or facial swelling operates through the main hospital Emergency Department. 

 

Service Outline

Provides emergency treatment for the management of dental pain and acute dental problems for patients over 15 years of age. The department comprises the Acute Care Clinic and the Extraction clinic. Patients are appointed according to clinical need and patients suffering trauma, gross bleeding or facial swelling will be seen on the same day. This department also provides limited dental services and advice to in-patients in the main hospital.

Who this service is provided to

Eligible patients from the Western Sydney local Health District.

How to make an appointment

By telephone through the Call Centre (02 8890 6766) or in person at the Triage Desk, Level 1 Westmead Centre for Oral Health. After hours contact is the Westmead Hospital Emergency Department on (02) 8890 6520.

Staffing

Head of Department:: Dr Umesh Gaikaiwari
Assistant Clinic Co-ordinator: Mrs Faezah Askari-Yahyavi 
Secretary: Carolina Alexander

Transport, parking, access

Westmead Centre for Oral Health is situated at Westmead Hospital on Darcy Road, Westmead. Cityrail provides rail services to Westmead station and Westbus runs several bus services to and from Westmead Hospital. Direct taxi telephones are provided at the entrance of Westmead Centre for Oral Health. Limited car parking is available for a fee. Wheelchair access is available through the Westmead Centre for Oral Health entrance and the hospital main entrance and via lifts to all levels within the Westmead Centre for Oral Health.