PSM Medical Group

St Mary's Health Centre, Cop Lane, Penwortham, Preston, PR1 0SR

Telephone: 01772 970079 (Please note - area code must be dialled, even for local calls)

We are currently closed. If you call us between 18:30-20:30 weekdays, 09:00-17:00 on Saturdays and 09:00-12:00 on Sundays your call will automatically forward to our 'Increased Access' out of hours service where you can book 'on-the-day' GP and Practice Nurse appointments at one of our other network sites in Preston. For more information on this service go to

UCLan Medical Centre, Foster Building, UCLan Campus, Preston, PR1 2HE | Telephone: 01772 970079

Pharmacy First scheme launches 31st January 2024

Posted on January 31st, 2024

From 31st January 2024, local pharmacies will commence their Pharmacy First Scheme which provides services direct to patients where they are suffering from any of the following conditions;

NEW FROM 31/01/24

  • Acute Otits Media
  • Impetigo
  • Infected insect bites
  • Shingles
  • Sinuitis
  • Sore throat
  • Uncomplicated UTI’s

The following conditions can also be reviewed by your Community Pharmacy team

  • Acne, spots, and pimples
  • Allergic reaction
  • Ankle or foot pain or swelling
  • Athlete’s foot
  • Bites or stings, insect, or spider
  • Blisters
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cold and ‘flu
  • Diarrhoea
  • Ear discharge or ear wax
  • Earache
  • Eye, red or irritable
  • Eye, sticky or watery
  • Eyelid problems
  • Hair loss
  • Headache
  • Hearing problems or blocked ear
  • Hip, thigh, or buttock pain or swelling itch
  • Knee or lower leg pain – Lower back pain
  • Lower limb pain or swelling – Mouth ulcers
  • Nasal congestion
  • Pain and/or frequency passing urine
  • Rectal pain
  • Scabies
  • Scratches and grazes
  • Sinusitis
  • Shoulder pain
  • Skin, rash
  • Sleep difficulties
  • Sore throat
  • Teething
  • Tiredness
  • Toe pain or swelling
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Vaginal itch or soreness
  • Vomiting
  • Wound problems – management of dressings
  • Wrist, hand, or finger pain or swelling

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Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Saturday
    See Increased Access page in Appointments section
  • Sunday
    See Increased Access page in Appointments section
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