Minor Ailments/Minor Injuries – Use your local hospital

Edenbridge Hospital have a minor injuries walk in centre open from 8.30 a.m – 6.30 p.m. every day.

Minor injuries can treat patients from aged 12 months for:
Sprains and strains
Assessed for fractures
Wound infections
Minor burns and scalds – If serious burn then Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead.
Minor head injuries
Insect and animal bites
Minor eye injuries
Injuries to the back, shoulder and chest

They can also help with minor ailments such as coughs, colds, ear, nose & throat infections and urinary tract infections.

They cannot treat:
Chest pain
Breathing difficulties
Major injuries
Stomach pains
Gynaecological problems
Pregnancy problems – speak to your midwife
Allergic reactions
Alcohol related problems
Mental health problems
Conditions likely to require hospital Admission/ambulance.