Other Local Health Services
For less serious health problems and complaints, there are alternatives to consulting your GP.
Find out more about other health services and experts who can help you in Muirhouse and North Edinburgh.
Minor Injuries clinic at the Western General Hospital
Open 8am to 9pm 7 days a week.
Able to treat cuts, burns, sprains, simple fractures and much more.
Pharmacy Minor Ailments Service
FREE advice and medicines at participating pharmacies.
For children, over 60s and those receiving benfits - ask your local pharmacist about eligibility.
Advice line for muscle and joint problems.
Call 0800 917 9390 Mon-Fri from 9am-5pm
Our experienced nurses can deal with a wide range of minor illnesses, wound care, immunisations and some are able to prescribe medications
Speak to Reception to make an appointment
Eye and vision problems are best dealt with by an optician.
visit Pennywell Opticians on Pennywell Road or call 0131 332 0387.
Craigroyston Health Clinic operates a drop-in on Tue from 9.15am to 11.30am
Local pharmacies are able to provide FREE emergency contraception.
Change Grow Live North West Recovery Service
Located at the North West Partnership Centre on 8 West Pilton Gardens.
Drop-in Mon - Thu from 1pm to 4pm or call 0131 469 5044 for help
Pilton Community Health Project
Counselling, healthy eating, exercise, parenting support and more
Call 0131 551 1671 for more information or visit www.pchp.org.uk