Out of hours
For immediate advice ...
when your GP or dental surgery is not open, call NHS 24 on 111. This is how you get an appointment with a doctor when your surgery is closed.
Minor injuries service
If you require urgent care for a minor injuries such as: cuts, sprains, minor burns...
Girvan Community Hospital: 01465 712571 Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm
University Hospital Ayr: 01292 610555 9.30am to 10pm, 7 days a week
Arran Memorial Hospital: 01770 600777
University Hospital Crosshouse: 01563 521133 9.30am to 10pm, 7 days a week
Accident and Emergency
Only turn to 999 or accident and emergency departments for serious accidents or illness...
such as suspected stroke, heart attack, head injuries, fractures or wounds requiring stitches. University Hospital Crosshouse has a dedicated children's
department, so if your child needs to be admitted they will be transferred from
University Hospital Ayr.
Your doctor's surgery
Make an appointment to see your GP, or other healthcare professional...
if your illness or injury isn't going away. They can carry out an examination and provide advice and information about conditions such as: vomiting, earache, stomach pain, backaches. Please remember to keep your appointment!