Minor Injury Unit
We are delighted to be able to extend and improve our servcies by providing a Minor Injury Unit at the Stennack Surgery.
The Minor Injury unit operates from 8:00 - 20:00 Monday - Friday including bank holidays (with exception to Christmas day and Boxing day).
We also provide the Minor Injury service on Saturdays during the school Summer Holiday between 10:00 and 16:00 (23rd July - 3rd September).
The service will enable anyone with a variety of conditions to access immediate advice and treatment from our skilled team of nurse practitioners.
What’s a minor injury?
The list of potential conditions is wide but includes:
- Cuts, lacerations and abrasions
- Infections following an injury
- Removal of foreign bodies
- Bites (both animal and human
- Lower back pain due to strain/injury
Please note: Unfortunately we are unable to deal with major trauma, head injuries, poisonings and major collapse!
How do you access this service?
As mentioned above the service is available 8:00 - 20:00 Monday to Friday.
It is not necessary to book and appointment, you are able to walk in and present at the front desk.
Who can access the Minor Injury service?
Anybody can! You don't have to be a registered patient at the surgery.