How to Access Out-of-Hours GP Services
WEEKDAYS between 6.00pm and 8.30am
WEEKENDS 6.00pm FRIDAY TO 8.30am MONDAY
Please telephone NHS 111, a 24-hour helpline, for advice on a wide range of topics including minor illnesses, emergency contraception or emergency dental care.
For those in dental pain, there is an emergency dental clinic on Sunday mornings at Castle Circus Health Centre, Abbey Road, Torquay. Tel: 01803 217777.
The images below are a guide about where to go if you need help or advice. The images give details of the choices available to patients requiring urgent care.
Should you have a medical emergency in normal surgery opening hours (click here for this information), please telephone the practice stating that it is an emergency. If you ring before 11.00am, the call will normally be put through to the duty doctor.
If you require medical attention out of hours, please dial 111 or 999 if your condition is life-threatening. More info: www.devondoctors.co.uk
Other Services which can provide advice and information
Your GP surgery can provide a huge range of advice, examinations, treatment, vaccinations, prescriptions and other routine healthcare.
But did you know there are lots of other local services that you can go to directly for help? No need to see your GP first.
Click here to download a guide sets out the main services that are available and how you can contact them.
Download the First Aid Mobile App from the British Red Cross.
Download the Baby and Child First Aid Mobile App from the British Red Cross.