Orthodontics is a specialist branch of dentistry concerned with the growth of the teeth, jaws and face. Hospital orthodontic services focus on the most complex treatments, which often involve many different specialties.
If you need advice or wish to speak to a clinician please contact the department using this email address WSHNT.firstname.lastname@example.org . Please leave your name, hospital number or date of birth, and the best contact number to call you on. One of the Consultants will get in touch with you.
COVID update Patients’ Advice
- Emergency orthodontic protocol to deal with all but the most urgent orthodontic problems.
- Patients’ Information Videos
- Virtual consultations for emergency triage and advice
- FAQ for patients undergoing orthodontic treatment during COVID-19 pandemic
Our consultant-led orthodontics service provides treatment for patients at St Richards’ Hospital in Chichester and at Worthing Hospital.
We receive referrals from local dentists, advise other specialists and also provide orthodontic treatment for patients qualifying for NHS treatment.
The British Orthodontic Society has lots of very useful information for patients about orthodontic treatment.
Click on the following hyperlink to find out more:
Have you been bullied because of the appearance of your teeth?
If so, there is a website that can help you. Click on the following hyperlink to find out more:
Please scan the QR codes below to access patient information leaflets from the British Orthodontic Society