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Where to go for Minor Injuries

GP surgeries do not provide a minor injuries service.  

If you have a minor injury you should either attend the Accident and Emergency department at Torbay Hospital, or the Minor Injuries Unit at Newton Abbot, Totnes or Dawlish Community Hospitals.  You see can see the current live WAITING TIMES at each of these units by clicking here.

Minor injuries include things like: 

  • sprains and strains 
  • broken bones 
  • wound infections 
  • minor burns and scalds 
  • minor head injuries 
  • insect and animal bites 
  • minor eye injuries 
  • injuries to the back, shoulder and chest