Widcombe Dental Practice are a family dental practice located in the lovely community of Widcombe in Bath providing quality, family dental services and innovative dental care to make your experience kind and stress free.
Our dental practice has been established for over thirty years, and is a pioneer of dental care in Bath and the local community we serve. Our philosophy combines gentle, quality dental care with a first-class service.
All in our team are fully trained and qualified in a range of dentistry care techniques to ensure exceptional service for continued patient satisfaction.
We welcome new patients of all ages for check ups to more complex dental care and treatments tailored to your requirements.
We look forward to welcoming you at our friendly practice in the near future.
Dr Paul Vivian – BDS. GDC No. 103942
Paul qualified from Manchester Dental School in 2006, after which he spent five years as a Dental Officer in the Royal Army Dental Corps (RADC) working initially in Aldershot and later in Germany. During this time he treated soldiers and their families. Upon leaving the army, Paul has worked at practices in Malmesbury, Oxford, and Shepton Mallet, before taking over the family dental practice from his father, Richard Vivian in 2013.
You can easily reach us by rail, bus, car and on foot from the city centre.
By train: We are closer than a five-minute walk from Bath Spa train station. Leave the station through the rear exit (at the bottom of platform 2). As you leave you will see a footbridge on the opposite side of the drop off zone to the left. Cross the footbridge to a first set of traffic lights, turn left and cross the road at the next set of traffic lights. Follow the footpath onto Widcombe Parade. The practice is at the other end of the parade on the left side next to a bus stop and pedestrian crossing.
By bus: The No. 1 (Upper Weston – Combe Down) and No. 20C (Bath Circular – Clockwise) stop directly outside the practice.
By road: A4 from Bristol City Centre: Head southwest on Passage St towards E Tucker St, then turn left onto Temple Back, And turn right onto Temple Way/A4044. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Temple Gate/A4. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Bath Rd/A4, at the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Bath Rd/Keynsham Bypass/A4, and at the third roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Bristol Rd/A4. Continue along the Lower Bristol Road, until you reach a roundabout, go straight over, stay in the right hand lane which will take you onto Widcombe Parade. There is parking along here. To reach the pay and display car park go to the end of Parade, turn left (1st exit) on 2 mini roundabouts, keep in the left lane, go through traffic lights and take the first left. The rear of the practice and the car park are on the left.
From Wiltshire on A36: Join A36 and stay on A36/Warminster road until you cross the old aqueduct at Limpley Stoke. There are two sets of traffic lights here, turn left after the second set into Brassknocker Hill. At the top take the 2nd exit on the roundabout onto Combe Down Road. Pass the university then keep left at the roads bends to the right. Drive down Widcombe Hill, and take a right over the mini roundabouts at the bottom. Keep in the left lane, go through traffic lights and take the first left. The rear of the practice and the car park are on the left.
We have a parking space at the the rear of the practice which our visitors are welcome to use. Otherwise there is 1hr on-street parking along the parade, at the front of the practice, or alternatively there is a pay and display car park at the rear of the practice.