Welcome to the Elm House dental practice

The Elm House dental practice is dedicated to the highest quality dental and oral healthcare.

Elm House is a family dental practice and hygienist service based in Crawley Down, near Gatwick, West Sussex run by James Whitehead. We offer a fully comprehensive dental services including check-ups, crown work and fillings.

At Elm House we provide patients quality oral healthcare and dentistry based on prevention and treating patients in the way we would wish to be treated ourselves, with care, expertise and integrity. We offer our all our patients a detailed consultation to understand their condition and provide them with a personal treatment plan.

Our modern dental clinic has a welcoming atmosphere to make sure you feel comfortable and relaxed throughout the treatment.

We at Elm house hope you are keeping well, safe, and sane. During this lockdown, unlike the first lockdown we are open for business in our new normal way. So we are here for your emergencies as well as oral examinations, oral healthcare including the hygienist, and restoring your teeth.

Please call the surgery on 01342 716 972 to arrange any appointments.

We are asking patients not to come if they are unwell, feel unwell, or living with somebody who is not well or shielding.

Before entering we ask that you clean your hands with the hand gel provided.

You will be screened at the desk and your temperature will be taken.

We are lucky in that we can keep patients from different households a good social distance apart.

We have always tried to run exactly on time so you should not be kept waiting long at all for your appointment.

You will be asked to put your property like coats for example, In a sterilisable container.

Pre-treatment you will be asked to rinse with a mouthwash.

We have now all had our first dose of the vaccine to help protect both you and us.

Elm House - helping children and adults relax and feel confident about dental treatment

The Elm House ethos

We aim to create a relaxed atmosphere where time can be spent listening to our patients’ concerns, discussing treatment and reducing anxiety. We want to make the experience of visiting the dentist as pleasurable as possible. We always aim to be punctual to minimise waiting time before patients’ general or cosmetic dentistry treatment.

Please browse our web site to discover our services, learn about our experience and expertise and meet your dentists.


Call Elm House on 01342 716 972 for emergency dentistry