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Minor Injury Units and Urgent Treatment Centres

Minor Injury Units (MIU) and Urgent Care Centres (UTC) offer treatment and advice on illnesses and injuries that need attention urgently but are not critical or life threatening.  Patients are seen by highly skilled nurses or a GP - no appointment required.

Conditions that can be treated at Minor Injury Units and Urgent Care Centres include:

  • wounds – cuts and bruises (Tetanus immunisation can also be given)
  • bites – human, insect and animal
  • minor burns and scalds
  • muscle and joint injuries – strains, sprains, limb fractures
  • sports injuries
  • eye problems e.g. removal of foreign bodies, conjunctivitis
  • earache (patients aged two years and over)
  • cystitis (not children or male patients)
  • minor head injuries (with no loss of consciousness)
  • X-Ray services (see specific service for times available).

Peterborough Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC)

The Peterborough Urgent Treatment Centre (previously known as the Peterborough Minor Illness and Injury Unit) is open from 8am-8pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year - no appointment required. Patients are seen by highly skilled nurse practitioners and GPs with X-Ray services available.

Peterborough UTC 

City Care Centre, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6DB
Tel: 01733 847090

Monday – Sunday: 8.00am-8.00pm 

Bank holidays: 8.00am-8.00pm 

Further information here 

Minor Injury Units:

Minor Injury Units (MIU) in Ely, Wisbech and Doddington are on hand to treat minor illnesses and injuries such as sprains and strains, broken bones, minor burns and scalds, minor head and eye injuries, cuts, bites and stings. X-Ray services are also available at Ely and Doddington MIUs.

Wisbech - North Cambridgeshire Hospital

The Park, Wisbech, PE13 3AB, Tel: 01945 468787

Monday – Friday: 8.30-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 4.45pm)

Saturday/Sunday: closed

Bank holidays: closed

Ely - Princess of Wales Hospital

Lynn Road, Ely, CB6 1DN, Tel: 01353 656675

Monday – Friday: 8.30am-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 4.45pm)

Saturday/Sunday: 8.30-6pm (No X-ray)

Bank holidays: 8.30-6pm (No X-ray)

Doddington Community Hospital

Benwick Road, Doddington, PE15 0UG, Tel: 01354 637078

Monday – Friday: 8.30am-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 5.45pm) 

Saturday/Sunday: 9am-5pm (X-ray: 1pm – 4.45pm)

Bank holidays: 9am-5pm (X-ray: 1pm-4.45pm)

Further information here  

Walk-in Centre:

St Neots Walk-in Centre

24 Moores Walk, St Neots, PE19 1AG
Tel: 01480 219317
Further information on the services offered to walk-in patients, and opening hours are here.

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