Use your local urgent care centre or walk-in centre if you need medical treatment or advice which does not need a visit to Accident or Emergency.
These centres treat most injuries and illnesses that are urgent but not life threatening. If you cannot get an appointment with your GP/nurse but still feel you need to be seen today then you can use the Urgent care and walk in centres.
For example minor ailments not covered by the pharmacy minor ailment scheme, sprains and strains, broken bones, minor burns and scalds, minor head and eye injuries, bites and stings, wound dressings. Further details can be accessed via the links below:
Chase Farm Hospital Urgent Care Centre
Enfield EN2 8JL.
Tel: 020 8375 1010.
Open daily 08:00 to 22:00.
North Middlesex Hospital Urgent Care Centre
North Middlesex University Hospital
Entrance via Bridport Road
London N18 1QX
Open daily 09:00-22:00.
Edmonton NHS Walk-in Centre
Evergreen Primary Care Centre
1 Smythe Close
Edmonton N9 0TW
Tel: 0208 887 8355
Open weekends and bank holidays only from 08:00 to 20:00.