Urgent Treatment Centres

Walk-in Centres and Urgent Treatment Centres (UTCs) are an alternative to accident and emergency (A&E) departments.

They are centres that treat minor illnesses and injuries and you do not need an appointment. Just walk in and you will be seen by an experienced nurse or a GP.


The following urgent treatment centre is located nearby to Harrow:

Northwick Park Hospital Urgent Treatment Centre
Watford Road
Opening times: 24 hours a day, seven days a week 
Tel: 020 8864 3232


Urgent Treatment Centres can treat:

  • sprains and strains
  • broken bones
  • wound infections
  • minor burns and scalds
  • minor head injuries
  • insect and animal bites
  • minor eye injuries
  • injuries to the back, shoulder and chest​


On arrival you will be assessed and treated in order of the priority of your condition.