Health and Welfare

Doctors, dentists, opticians, emergency NHS services. 

 

IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS

NHS Emergency and urgent care service 111
Dial 111 if you need urgent medical help or advice or you think you might need to go to A & E; for 'normal hours' services, see entries against Doctors below.
Use 999 (or 112) for a life-threatening emergency, major road-traffic accident etc.
For information relating to local Minor Injuries Units, see the entry in the listing below.

[ For information relating to the Defibrillators outside the Spar store on Station Road and at the Memorial Hall, see the "community defibrilators" link below. ]  

 

NHS & PRIVATE HEALTH SERVICES DURING THE CURRENT EMERGENCY ARE BEING OPERATED IN A DIFFERENT MANNER THAN BEFORE THE PANDEMIC. MEASURES HAVE TO BE TAKEN TO PROTECT STAFF FROM COVID-19 INFECTION AND HALT UNWANTED SPREAD OF THE VIRUS: THEREFORE YOU WON'T BE ABLE TO TURN UP AT A GP SURGERY, MINOR INJURIES UNIT OR URGENT TREATMENT CENTRE WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT. IF YOU NEED GP SERVICES REFER TO YOUR PRACTICE WEBSITE FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO ACCESS GP CARE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONLINE ACCESS, PLEASE TELEPHONE INSTEAD.

Barcellos Family Practice

Medical practice based on the Heatherdown Estate, Tricketts Cross - covering West Moors

Boots Chemist

Branch chemist located within Sainsbury's

Carers Support Group

[ NOT NOTIFIED, BUT SUSPECT SUSPENDED ]

Community Defibrillators

Outside Spar/PO & the Memorial Hall

Dementia Action Group

[ ACTIVITIES SUSPENDED ]

Envisage Dental Studio

The only dental practice within West Moors - though note this is largely a private health concern.

Minor Injuries Units (MIU)

Information relating to Minor Injuries Units in Dorset ... and how to access them.

Moors Pharmacy

Moors Pharmacy is located on Farm Road, and is very close to the Station Road shopping area.

NHS Dental Services

Help to find a local NHS dentist

NHS Information

General information relating to the NHS

West Moors Village Surgery

The main GP practice serving West Moors