Emergency & Urgent Care

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Minor Injuries Units

Minor Injuries Units (MIUs) offer help with a range of injuries and ailments, including simple breaks, earache and sore throats, and children’s illnesses, minor head injuries and burns and even emergency contraception.

MIU locations

Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital    Samuel Johnson Community Hospital

Plantation Lane
Mile Oak
B78 3NG
Telephone: 01827 263800

Open from 8am to 10pm 7 days a week

   Trent Valley Road
   WS13 6EF
   Telephone: 01543 412900

   Open from 8am to 9pm 7 days a week

Dental Access Centre

Provide emergency dental treatment even if you are not registered with a dentist. You will need to book an appointment.

Balance Street Health Centre

Balance Street
ST14 8JG
Telephone: 01889 56 23 77

GP out-of-hours

Staffordshire Doctors Urgent Care (SDUC) provides non-emergency out of hours GP cover for East Staffordshire residents between 6.30pm and 8.00am during weekdays and 24 hours at weekends and on bank holidays.

Appointments are made by calling NHS 111, who will also check whether there are any other services available locally that could be more appropriate for you before booking you in.

General information relating to SDUC can be found at http://www.sduc.nhs.uk ; telephone: 0300 123 0814 / text phone 0800 123 1810 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Staffordshire Doctors Urgent Care offers telephone consultations, signposting, home visits (where clinically appropriate) and appointments from the following location in East Staffordshire:


Belvedere Road
Burton upon Trent
DE13 0RB

Telephone: 01283 566333

Website: http://www.burtonhospitals.nhs.uk


The 999 service is for critical emergencies that are potentially life-threatening.

These include:

  • Loss of consciousness
  • Severe chest pain
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Severe bleeding that can’t be stopped
  • Acute confusion states or fits that are not stopping

NHS Choices

NHS Choices is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.

Hospital Accident and Emergency (A&E)

The following hospitals have accident and emergency units that are open 24-hours-per-day except County Hospital.

The treatment you receive will depend on clinical need.

Accident and Emergency locations

Queen’s Hospital, Burton

Belvedere Road
Burton upon Trent
DE13 0RB
Telephone: 01283 566333

Royal Derby Hospital

Uttoxeter Rd
DE22 3NE
Telephone: 01332 340131

Royal Stoke University Hospital

Newcastle Road
Telephone: 01782 715444

County Hospital

Weston Road
ST16 3SA
Telephone: 01785 257731

Please note: Stafford A&E is currently closed from 10pm-8am