A Minor Injuries Unit can treat injuries that are not critical or life-threatening.

You may wish to consider calling 111 in the first instance before attending the Minor Injuries Unit at St Mary’s, Newport.


Types of injuries treated by the Minor Injuries Unit can include:

Injuries to upper and lower limbs

Broken bones, sprains, bruises and wounds

Bites – human, animal and insect

Burns and scalds

Abscesses and wound infections

Minor head injuries

Broken noses and nosebleeds

Foreign bodies in the eyes and nose