Rob Merrick reports on the results of a survey highlighting the ease of getting a dental appointment.
The vast majority of patients are able to get a dental appointment when they want one, a survey reveals, in sharp contrast to long queues to see a general practitioner (GP).
In a poll of 450,000 people, only 5% of those who sought dental treatment in the past two years said they failed to get an appointment, NHS England said.
That was exactly half the failure rate in a similar survey of GP patients, which recorded that 10% complained they could not book a slot at a surgery.
Click here to read more www.dentistry.co.uk/news/getting-dentist-appointment