Life Threatening Emergencies
In a life threatening emergency such as sudden severe chest pain, severe breathlessness, loss of power in a limb, loss of consciousness or severe bleeding dial 999.
The surgery is equipped to treat minor injuries like small cuts and joint sprains. If the injury is more severe or may involve a broken bone then you should attend the Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department at the following hospital:
- Salford Royal Hospital, telephone 0161 789 7373.
- Manchester Royal Infirmary, telephone 0161 276 1234.
- North Manchester General Hospital, telephone 0161 795 4567.
Also in the event of poisoning or overdose the attend A&E
If you have an urgent medical problem you can:
Telephone the Surgery
Telephone 0161 983 0080 during our surgery opening times.
The receptionists will ask you a couple of questions, then you will be given a time to come down and see a Healthcare Professional.
For urgent or emergency appointments and home visits you may not be able to see the doctor of your choice.
Contact NHS 111
Urgent Dental Care
If you need help with an urgent dental problem, call Greater Manchester Health & Social Care Partnership Urgent Dental Care Service on 0333 332 3800, available from 8am to 10pm every day, including weekends and bank holidays.
- The above number should NOT be used by patients who have a regular dentist during normal surgery hours.
- This is an appointment only service – the Urgent Dental Care providers do not operate a ‘drop-in’ service at any Greater Manchester locations.
- Each one off urgent dental care appointment is a fixed NHS patient charge of Band 1, which is currently £23.80. This fee shall be paid each time you access Urgent Dental Care Services.
- If you need help finding an NHS dentist, please visit www.nhs.uk
NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do.
Get help online or on the telephone:
To get help from NHS 111, you can:
- go to 111.nhs.uk (for people aged 5 and over only)
- call 111
- NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
In life threatening emergencies such as chest pain and severe shortness of breath you should call 999