Minor Injuries at Western General Hospital


Minor Injuries Unit at Western General Hospital

The Minor Injuries Unit is based at The Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh EH4 2XU. It is open seven days a week from 0800 to 2000.

Minor Injuries Unit inclusion criteria

  • Patients 12 years old and over
  • Must be able to make their own way to minor injuries unit
  • Injuries within 5 days
  • Strains, sprains and suspected broken bones of arms and legs
  • Wounds and minor burns
  • minor bumps to head and face
  • Simple eye injuries
  • Insect bites and stings