Our doctors and nurses at SAMC can deal with minor injuries between 08:00–18:30 (weekdays only).
Always call us first and you may not need to go to A&E. When you get through to Reception tell us at the start of the conversation that you have a minor injury.
- lacerations that need gluing or suturing (stitches)
- removal of 'foreign bodies'
- burns or scalds
- wound dressings
- assessment of limb injuries sprains etc and if X-ray needed we can refer straight to x-ray and bypass A&E