Cheshire Smile Clinic Hunts Cross Liverpool, 14 Mackets Lane, Hunts Cross, Liverpool.
Cheshire Smile Clinic Hunts Cross Liverpool in 14 Mackets Lane, Hunts Cross, Liverpool is a Dentist specialising in the provision of services relating to diagnostic and screening procedures, services for everyone, surgical procedures and treatment of disease, disorder or injury. The last inspection date here was 27th August 2015
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8th July 2015 - During a routine inspection
We carried out an announced comprehensive inspection on 08 July 2015. The practice has one principal dentist and one associate dentist a specialist periodontist. There is one dental nurse assistant, and the practice contracts the services of two dental hygiene therapists. The practice provides dental services to private patients. The practice is open Monday, Thursday and Friday 8.15am – 4.30pm.
The principal dentist is the registered provider. A registered provider is registered with the Care Quality Commission to manage the service. Registered providers have legal responsibility for meeting the requirements in the Health and Social Care Act 2008 and associated Regulations about how the practice is run.
We viewed 42 CQC comment cards that had been left for patients to complete prior to our visit, about the services provided. All of the comment cards reflected positive comments about the staff and the services provided. Patients commented that the practice was clean and hygienic; they found the staff very friendly, understanding, caring and professional. They had trust and confidence in the dental treatments and said explanations were clear and understandable.
The practice was providing care which was safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led in accordance with the relevant regulations.
Our key findings were:
There were areas where the provider could make improvements and they should:
13th April 2012 - During a routine inspection
We spoke with people who use the service. They told us that they were happy with the care and treatment provided. When asked what they thought of the service patients told us:
"I have received excellent care"
"The surgery is very clean and the staff put you at your ease"