Urgent Treatment Centres

The Buxton Hospital UTC, Ilkeston Hospital UTC, Ripley Hospital UTC, Whitworth Hospital UTC and Derby Urgent Treatment Centre are open from 8am until 8pm.  

Here are just some of the conditions that can be treated at your local UTC:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Broken bones
  • Wound infections
  • Minor head injuries
  • Animal bites
  • Minor eye injuries
  • Other minor injuries

Your assessment will be carried out by a team of highly experienced staff, led by Emergency Nurse Practitioners giving you quick access to health information, advice and treatment.

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You can get advice on treating minor illnesses and conditions at our self-care page. You will find all sorts of helpful advice and information on treating many conditions at home without the need to visit a GP or other healthcare providers.