Glendevon Medical Centre

Riverside Surgery

Local walk-in centres & minor injuries units

Minor Injuries Unit

The Minor Injuries Unit at Teignmouth Hospital was closed on Monday 4th January 2016.

All MIU services will be held at Dawlish and Newton Abbot Hospitals, please phone the Minor Injury Unit before attending.

Minor injuries include the following:

  • Lacerations
  • Bruises
  • Minor dislocations
  • Foreign bodies
  • Recent injury of a severity not amenable to simple domestic first aid
  • Recent injury where it is suspected stitches may be required
  • Head injury with no loss of consciousness
  • Recent eye injury
  • Burns
  • Minor trauma

Dawlish Hospital (MIU) – 01626 868500

Open 365 days a year, 8am – 8pm

Newton Abbot Hospital (MIU) – 01626 324500

Open 365 days a year, 8am – 8pm

Torbay Hospital (walk-in centre)– 01803 614567

This is no longer open every day, you must ring the following number – 01803 614567 – Reception will then inform you of what is available and where. Please do not just turn up at the clinic as there is not always a doctor on site.

Exeter Wonford Walk in Centre – 01392 406304

Situated next to the Emergency Department at the RD&E Hospital

Opening times: 7 days a week ( 7.00am – 10.00pm)

Sundays ( 10.00am – 4.00pm)

Disabled Parking is available.

Main Services:

  • Blood Pressure Checks
  • Contraceptive Advice
  • Coughs/Colds & Flu symptoms
  • Ear syringing & Care
  • Minor cuts & Wounds, Dressings & Care
  • Muscle & Joint Injuries
  • Skin complaints
  • Stomach Aches
  • Indigestion, constipation
  • Vomiting & Diarrhoea
  • Minor Infections
  • Women’s Health Problems

Date published: 16th February, 2017
Date last updated: 23rd February, 2022