Ashburton Surgery

Tel: 01364 652731

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Coronavirus

If you are experiencing a dry cough, fever or difficulty breathing and have returned from China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia or Macau in the last 14 days or have been in contact with someone with confirmed coronavirus please DO NOT go to your GP surgery or hospital, stay indoor, call 111 and avoid close contact with other people.  

If you have been to Wuhan or Hubei Province in the last 14 days - stay indoors and contact 111 even if you do not have symptoms.

Where to go for Minor Injuries

GP surgeries do not provide a minor injuries service.  

If you have a minor injury you should either attend the Accident and Emergency department at Torbay Hospital, or the Minor Injuries Unit at Newton Abbot, Totnes or Dawlish Community Hospitals.  You see can see the current live WAITING TIMES at each of these units by clicking here.

Minor injuries include things like: 

  • sprains and strains 
  • broken bones 
  • wound infections 
  • minor burns and scalds 
  • minor head injuries 
  • insect and animal bites 
  • minor eye injuries 
  • injuries to the back, shoulder and chest