Dentistry Source List

Work and Training

Click on the reference link (in blue) for details of each collection (where there is no link, contact us for details).  You will have to scroll down this page as the list is quite long.  Please note that there may be other material within the LHSA collections but the references listed below relate to the major individual collections and items.

Records Reference
Payments ledger for Edinburgh (Trinity) dentist treatments, 1919-1938


Photographs of the School Dental Service:  mobile dental unit (2), child receiving dental treatment (2), dental health exhibitions in schools (2), 1946-1947 LHB16/38/12
File on dental services of the Secretary to the South Eastern Regional Hospital Board, 1948-1967 LHB38/7/73

Terms and conditions of service of Hospital Medical Dental Staff (National Health Service); examples of South Eastern Regional Hospital Board contracts for consultants, etc, 1949-1950


Papers on Dental Prosthetics: its teaching and the charges made for dentures, etc, 1951-1952


Operating Theatre inventory sheet - list of dental equipment attached c.1953-c.1966


File on the dental service at Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Sick Children, 1959


Inventory of equipment in the Dental Department of Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, 1960-1970


Correspondence of Secretary and Treasurer of Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh concerning Work Study Report on Dental Hospital, 1961-1962


Work study on the Edinburgh Dental Hospital and School, 1961, 1966

LHB2/6/3, 24

Annual Reports on School Health Administration in the Counties of Midlothian and Peebles – includes dental inspection and treatment, 1963-1972


Leith Hospital - Operating Hours Book: gives date and number of hours the theatre was in use on any given day. Until 1966 the hours are broken down into Paediatrics, Dental, ENT, and Eyes, 1963-1976


South Eastern Regional Hospital Board dental circulars, 1964


Correspondence with Secretary and Treasurer of Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh -  regarding proposed new Dental Hospital and School, 1964-1965


Work Study: Dental Hospital Jan 1967-Aug 1971 


Usage of Beds and Statistics of In-Patients and Out-Patients – includes Dental Hospital, 1967-1974


Conferences and Courses - Medical and Dental of Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Feb 1971-Dec 1982


Statistical Papers - Edinburgh Dental Hospital, 1980-1982


Printed style of indenture of apprenticeship with the Edinburgh Dental Hospital and School, c.1900


Lothian Medical Audit Committee, Professional Clinical Audits – Dental Audit, 1992-1996


Dental audit consumer satisfaction survey, Sep 1996


General dental care for anxious adults - a retrospective clinical audit, 1996


Dental out-patient general anaesthetic referral services in Lothian: views of referring practitioners, Jan 1996


Photograph of Edinburgh Dental Hospital 1901-1902

Acc 05/023