The Light House Group Practice now offers extended hours Monday to Thursday mornings for pre-booked appointments only. The extended hours service runs from 07:30 to 08.30 each Monday at Devonshire Avenue Practice and Monday to Thursday at Southsea Medical Centre.
Please note that there is no telephone access and only limited reception services during extended hours.
When We Are Closed
This service is for urgent problems that cannot wait until your GP surgery opens (111). It will offer out of hours advice and assessment when your GP surgery is closed.
You will be advised how best to care for yourself at home, referred to the most appropriate service for your needs or asked to wait until surgery opening hours.
Minor Injuries Unit - St Mary's Independent Treatment Centre
Staffed mainly by Nurse Practitioners Useful for minor accidents and illnesses – for example:
Cuts requiring stitching
cuts and grazes
possible broken bones
minor head injuries
insect and animal bites
They cannot give a second opinion on a condition which has already been seen by a doctor.