Minor Injuries Unit at Sleaford Medical Group
If you sustain a minor injury such as a burn, scald, minor cuts that may need stitching or a minor head injury, there is a walk in centre at Sleaford Medical Group (47 Boston Road, Sleaford, Tel. 01529 303301). The clinic is open 08:30 - 20:00 Monday to Friday. The injury must have happened within 48 hours prior to attending.
They CAN treat
- Minor cuts and grazes
- Minor cuts needing stitches
- Acute sprains and strains
- Acute sports injuries
- Acute burns/scalds
- Removal of foreign bodies, e.g. splinters, fish hooks, cotton buds from ears, earring butterflies
- Minor head injury
- Minor limb injury
- Whiplash (neck/headache following low speed car accident)
- Foreign bodies in eyes
If you had a minor injury in the previous 48 hours, please book in at reception. The length of your wait will depend on the seriousness of your condition, but there may also be a wait depending on the availability of the nurse – the nurses have pre-booked clinics they must also attend to, but can prioritise urgent cases.
Link to the Minor Injuries Poster