Oral Health Promotion

The Oral Health Promotion team work to improve the oral health of people and communities across Hampshire, including Portsmouth and Southampton. We aim to:

We work with other agencies, incuding Health Visitors, School Nurses, Early Years settings, Family Partnership Nurses, Homestart and other organisations in the voluntary sector.

We also act as a source of up-to-date evidence based oral health information and advice for Allied Health Professionals. To see "Mouths Matter" (an oral health handbook for carers) please click here. To see the Public Heath England publication "What is Known About the Oral Health of Older People in England and Wales (A review of oral health surveys of older people)" click here.

For more information we can be contacted as follows:

Team Leader - Victoria.Johnston@solent.nhs.uk

West Hampshire

Oral Health Promotion Office, Level A, Mary Seacole Wing, Royal South Hants Hospital, Brinton’s Terrace, Southampton SO14 0YG


Rita Slevin: 07876 257514

Shirley Gibbs: 07775 003534



Rita.Slevin@solent.nhs.uk Shirley.Gibbs@solent.nhs.uk


East Hampshire

Special Care Dental Service, Gosport War Memorial Hospital, Bury Road, Gosport, PO12 3PW


Tel: 07876 257282



Wendy.Madgwick@solent.nhs.uk Lisa.Hillier@solent.nhs.uk