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If you are in pain, please also see our pain section which includes online resources to help you keep active whilst suffering with a painful condition
Click here to book an NHS Physiotherapy Assessment at Dartmouth Clinic (you'll need to "create an account") or phone 0300 4569987 (Booking line 8.30am-12pm). The clinic is a 5-minute walk from the surgery (2 mins by car).
They will see you very swiftly and can treat the following:
Patients who need support in managing musculoskeletal (MSK) bone, joint or muscle pain can now follow this link to an extensive set of online resources to help them manage at home.
Provided by Torbay and South Devon Community Team
You can refer yourself direct for a specialist assessent in Paignton or Newton Abbot. Call 0300 0040335. Click on the link for more information.
Many people find that some simple stretches and exercises really reduce the pain from osteoarthritis. Find out more here!
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NON-EMERGENCY: Have a look at out "Get health information" page. Alternatively, call 111 for non-urgent medical advice.
MINOR INJURIES: We do not provide a minor injuries service. You should attend A&E or a local minor iunjuries unit. The LIVE WAITING times for these services are listed here.
EMERGENCY: Dial 999 or go to your nearest A&E Department (you must not dial 999 for anything other than an emergency)
If you do need to attend the emergency department at Torbay Hospital please read this leaflet.