When We Are Closed
When the surgery is closed and you need a doctor out of hours please telephone the surgery number 0113 2534863 where you will be given the out of hours service telephone number.
Local Minor Injuries Unit
Your local Accident Department for minor injuries is at the St George’s Centre, St George’s Road, Middleton, Leeds, LS10 4UZ. Tel: (0113) 392 9800. They will see anyone who has had a recent injury. They can bandage and stitch wounds; put “pots” on and x-ray limbs. They can supply some medication for infections, pain and allergic type reactions. They can refer to specialists, G.P.s and hospitals. They can also give advice about treatments, health promotion and further care. They are open Monday – Friday 08:00 – 22:00.
Ask at reception for a map with details of local bus services to the St George’s Centre.
NHS Walk-in Centres
Walk-in centres give you fast and convenient access to local NHS services, information and treatment without needing an appointment. They do not replace local GP or hospital services but complement them. They cannot treat children under two years of age.
Leeds Walk In Centre is located in The Light shopping centre, and is open 7am to 7pm Monday to Friday to provide minor ailment care. All patients can use this service.
Wakefield has an NHS Walk in Centre where you can just walk and see either a nurse or if appropriate a GP. The centre is at King Street Health Centre in Wakefield and is open from 8 am to 8 pm seven days a week. Tel: 0845 1211023.
Kirklees Walk-in Centre is in the grounds of Dewsbury Hospital, opposite the main entrance, and offers a nurse led service for minor illnesses and injuries. The Centre is open from Monday to Friday 9am to 6.30pm. Tel: 01924 816201 or 816200.
NHS 111 Please call 111 when you need medical help , you will be assessed, given advice and directed straightaway to the local service that will help you best.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.