Brunel Dental Practice - COVID-19 Statement

17 March 2020

Coronavirus update

Last updated 26/3/2020

Owing to the Corona virus outbreak the practice is now closed and will be open only on Monday and Thursday 10 am to 3 pm for pre-booked emergency patients only.

We will be monitoring our voicemail regularly. If you need advice urgently, please leave a voicemail with you name and number and we will get back to you as soon as possible to book you in.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused, but we are sure you will understand we have taken this action as advised by our regulators and advisers to keep our patients and staff safe and to save lives in the wider community.

We have a set of home care sheets which you may find helpful at the link below.

> DOWNLOAD THE HOME CARE SHEETS

Thank you for your understanding and loyal custom. Please stay safe & well

Brunel Dental Practice

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Given the unprecedented situation in the UK regarding the COVID-19 virus we felt it was important to reassure you that we are continuing to keep our practice clean and safe for both you and our team.

You will appreciate that as a dental practice we work in an environment where the prevention of the spread of a whole range of infections is woven into everything that we do .Nevertheless, we are paying particular attention to the latest government guidance on the transmission of coronavirus.

Before attending the practice for your next appointment we would be grateful if you would review the most up to date government guidance at:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

Please remember to call us on (01793) 521646 or email us on reception@bruneldentalpractice.co.uk to let us know if you wish to reschedule any of your booked appointments. We would be happy to reschedule an alternative date for you.

  • Please use the hand sanitizer just before entering reception doorway, on the left, on entering and leaving the building.
  • Stay at home if you have coronavirus symptoms
  • Stay at home if you have either: a high temperature or ,a new, continuous cough – this means you've started coughing repeatedly
  • Stay at home for 7 days
  • If you live with other people, they should stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person had symptoms.
  • Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
  • You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home.
  • Testing for coronavirus is not needed if you're staying at home.
  • Social distancing: particularly important for people: over 70, have a long term condition, are pregnant or have weakened immune system.
  • You’ll also notice we have removed some non-essential items in reception area including magazines and children’s nooks. They will return once this is all over.

As a team we are doing everything we possibly can to remain fit, well and able to work so that we can continue to provide our usual high standard of dental care for you.

Thank you for your support in keeping everyone safe.

Best Wishes

The Dental Team