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Over 100 regional dentists currently refer patients to Arnica for

Treating nervous/anxious and dental-phobic patients using sedation:

  • Intravenous sedation (IV)
  • Inhalation sedation (IS)

Dental implants:

  • Single dental implants
  • Multiple dental implants and bridges
  • All-on-4 dental implants
  • All-on-4 with zygomatic dental implants

Complex surgical procedures:

  • Sinus lifts
  • Alveolar block grafts
  • Soft tissue grafts
  • Apicetomies
  • Root canal treatment
  • Extractions

Benefits of using our referral service

Attract more patients

By supplementing the treatment you offer with our referral treatments you will be able to offer a comprehensive service to rival competitor practices.

Complete treatment faster

We will contact your patients immediately on receipt of your referral form. We will see them within 5 working days and will complete treatment faster than referring them to hospital and to the majority of other referral practices.

Free up time

Using our referral service will free up your time to concentrate on those treatments that you can deliver more efficiently.

Referring dental implant patients to Arnica will mean that you will get the opportunity to retain revenue associated with restoring* dental implants (see below)

*designing and fitting the crown (prosthetic)


Referrals for sedation

As Cheltenham’s Dental Sedation Centre, Arnica is one of the leading dental sedation practices in the region treating nervous/anxious and dental-phobic patients using a combination of sedation techniques including:

  • oral sedation
  • inhalation sedation
  • intravenous sedation
  • gentle dentistry

We offer a comprehensive range of dental treatment under sedation, from routine restorative treatment to more complex treatments such as extractions, root canal therapy, crowns, veneers and dental implants.

For further information about our referral service for treatment requiring sedation see Referrals for Dental Sedation

all-on-4 dental implants

Referrals for dental implants

Arnica Dental Care is one of only a few privately-owned, family-run practices in the region, completing complex surgical procedures, including All-on-4 dental implants and All-on-4 with Zygomatic dental implants.

Our dental implant procedures include:

  • Single dental implants
  • Multiple dental implants and bridges
  • All-on-4 dental implants
  • All-on-4 with Zygomatic dental implants
  • Dental implant restorations

For further information about our referral service for dental implants see Referrals for Dental Implants 


Referrals for complex surgical procedures

Dr Ellie Ledger and Dr Guy Bailey are both experienced surgeons regularily performing complex surgical procedures including:

  • Difficult extractions
  • Sinus lifts
  • Alveolar block grafts
  • Soft tissue grafts
  • Apicetomies

These treatments are often required prior to placing dental implants.

For more information about  complex surgical procedures see Referrals for Complex Surgical Procedures 


Retain fees associated with dental implant restorations

If you regularly refer patients to us to place dental implants we can teach you how to complete dental implant restorations yourself and retain fees associated with this part of the procedure:

  • Module 1 Treatment planning and restoring the single posterior dental implant
  • Module 2 Treatment planning and restoring the single anterior dental implant
  • Module 3 Treatment planning and restoring multiple dental implants in a partially edentulous arch
  • Module 4 Treatment planning and restoring dental implants in the edentulous mandible

For more information about dental implant restorations please use the request call-back option at the top/bottom of the page.

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Cone Beam CT Scanning Service

Arnica has recently invested in one of the most advanced Cone Beam CT scanners available – the Vatech PaX-i3D Smart Cone Beam CT Scanner which is now available to our referral dentists.

  • High-definition three-dimensional images
  • Faster, more accurate diagnosis
  • Better treatment planning
  • Faster more accurate treatments

For more information see our Cone Beam BCT dental scanning service page or call 01242 655554 and request an information pack or call-back from either Dr Ellie Ledger or Dr Guy Bailey.

Referral Dentist Portal

To ensure referring patients to Arnica is as easy as possible we’ve created a referral dentist  page on our website comprising all the information and tools you’ll need including:

  • Online referral form
  • Download and print-off referral form (PDF)
  • Online Cone Beam CT Scan booking form
  • General enquiry form
  • Referral fact sheets for dentists
  • Referral fact sheets for patients

You will receive hard copies of our referral forms and fact sheets in your referral pack.  Click here to view our Referral Dentist Portal

Our referral guarantee

We value the trust you place in us to provide your patients with the best possible referral treatment and care.

To acknowledge this Dr Ellie Ledger, our principal dentist and practice owner, has written a referral guarantee that puts your interests, and that of your patients first.

Click here to see our Referral Guarantee