Know who to turn to when you are ill
When you need advice about health or you are feeling unwell, it's important to know who to turn to. This section highlights the wide range of NHS services available across Forth Valley to help you choose the right service. This means you'll get the right treatment in the shortest possible time. Please
remember that accident and emergency services are for people who are seriously ill and need of emergency care. In many cases, your local pharmacist, GP, dentist or minor injuries unit will be able to provide advice and treatment.
Click on the headings below to find out more about the best place to turn to when you are feeling unwell or have an injury.
High temperature/fever, coughs, colds and nasal congestion, minor eye infections, stomach upsets...
It's important that you don't run out of essential medicines and you should check which items are needed...
Your GP Practice Team
Severe tummy/belly pain, backache, infections, long term conditions, depression and anxiety ...
Constant throbbing toothache, abscesses, crowns, bridges falling out, teeth sensitivity, intermit dull toothache ...
Blurred eye, sudden loss of vision, sudden flashes or floaters, infected eye,
red eye, sore eye, dry eye...
Minor Injuries Unit
Cuts and minor burns, sprains or strains, minor eye injuries and infections, suspected broken bones ...
Get In Touch
NHS Forth Valley
Castle Business Park
t - 01786 463031