Advice & Guidance
City Health Clinic’s advice and guidance for our patients is based on information issued by The Scottish Government, Lothian Health Board, Health Protection Scotland and NHS Inform.
We advise that we are operating under very strict regulations to keep people safe.
As a result of the Covid -19 guidelines and restrictions in place which we must adhere to such as, the wearng of additional PPE, social distancing, longer appointment lenghs, added fallow time post AGP treatments, and additional deep cleaning pre & post sessions etc. Because of this we are are unable to see as many patients as we used to Pre-COvid19 times.
Please note we can only see patients' who have a book an appointment as we need to covid screen them prior to their dental visit. At this time we have many people requiring seen who are experiencing severe dental problems, our focus at this time is to ensure these people are seen to get them out of pain.
If you require a dental exam you will be contacted as soon as we can offer you an appointment. If you are experiencing any ain, please phone the practice and speak with our dental reception team.
We thank you for your understanding and patience during these difficult times.
If you have a dental emergency please call us as early in the day as possible to enable us to assess and manage your dental care effectively, or if you wish to speak with our reception team please call us on T: 0131 228 2442 between the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
Please be aware that the practice door remains closed, we can only see patients who have a 'booked' appointment.
Please call us on arrival as we need to check you in by phone, and ask you a few questions prior to entry.
We thank you for your patience and tolerance in these unprecedented and difficult times.
Further informationcan be found at:
NHS Inform: www.nhsinform.scot/coronavirus or call T: 0800 028 2816
Health Protection Scotland (HPS): https://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/guidance/