This is not a service available at Highbridge Medical Centre, however we feel it is worth highlighting that the Minor Injury Unit at Burnham and Bridgwater Hospital can treat a range of conditions including some minor illnesses, e.g. sore throat and respiratory infections. The opening hours vary, please check with the specific unit prior to visiting to clarify.
They can treat the following aliments;
> Injuries to upper and lower limbs
> Broken bones, sprains, bruises and wounds
> Bites - human, animal and insect
> Burns and scalds
> Abscesses and wound infections
> Minor head injuries
> Foreign bodies in the eyes, nose and ears
> Sore throats and ear pain
> Dental problems
> emergency contraception
> Asthma attacks
Please note that this service does not provide routine or repeat prescriptions.