Walk-in Centres and Urgent Treatment Centres (UTCs) are an alternative to accident and emergency (A&E) departments.
They are centres that treat minor illnesses and injuries and you do not need an appointment. Just walk in and you will be seen by an experienced nurse or a GP.
The following walk-in centre is located in Harrow:
The Pinn Medical Centre
37 Love Lane
Opening times: 8am-8pm, seven days a week (last appointment at 7.45pm)
Telephone: 020 8866 5766
Walk in centres can treat a range of minor illnesses and injuries including:
- infections and rashes
- emergency contraception
- stomach aches
- vomiting and diarrhoea
- hay fever
- insect and animal bites
- dressing care (not routinely)
- minor cuts and bruises
- minor burns and strains
On arrival you will be assessed and treated in order of the priority of your condition.