Minor Injuries Unit

Minor Injuries Unit, B Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF Open 8am - 8pm, 365 days per year. No appointment necessary but social distancing will be in place and patients are asked to wear a mask and gel their hands on entry and exit from the Unit.


Please note: the Minor Injuries Unit will be closed on Christmas Day.

The The Minor Injuries Unit provides treatment for adults (over 16) for non-life threatening minor injuries or illnesses, such as:

  • sprains and strains
  • wound infections
  • minor burns and scalds
  • insect and animal bites
  • rib injuries

They also treat minor eye injuries after 4.30pm during week days and anytime over the weekend.

The unit cannot treat injures to the chest, back or bone injuries to the hips or thighs.

The Minor Injuries Unit does not provide care for patients with minor illnesses, chronic health conditions or if the injury requires a 999 ambulance. Anyone who is in doubt about which urgent care service they need to use should call NHS 111, or visit NHS 111 online first.