Urgent Problems and Out of Hours

Life Threatening Emergencies

In a life threatening emergency such as sudden severe chest pain, severe breathlessness, loss of power in a limb, loss of consciousness or severe bleeding dial 999


The surgery is equipped to treat minor injuries like small cuts and joint sprains. If the injury is more severe or may involve a broken bone, then you should attend:

  • Kettering General Hospital, telephone 01536 492000
  • Corby Urgent Care Centre, telephone 01536 202121

Also, in the event of poisoning or overdose the attend Accident and Emergency (A&E).

Urgent Problems

If you have an urgent medical problem you can:

Telephone the Surgery

Telephone 01832 734 444 during our surgery opening times.
All call handlers have been trained to care navigate and briefly find out what you need so you can then be navigated to the correct healthcare professional in the correct timeframe. 

Contact NHS 111

Telephone NHS 111 or go online by visiting 111.nhs.uk.
Available 24 hours a day, every day of the year. The online service is for people aged 5 years and over only.

NHS 111

NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do.

Get help online or on the telephone:

To get help from NHS 111, you can:

  • go to 111.nhs.uk (for people aged 5 and over only)
  • call 111
  • NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

In life-threatening emergencies such as chest pain and severe shortness of breath you should call 999.