In the event of serious injury ring 999 (or 112 from a mobile)
TINTERN SURGERY Tel: 01291-689355 is located opposite the Royal George Hotel. Doctors Colter and Gale run this general practitioner surgery with the aid of practice nurses. Tourists can be seen and temporary services are available.
CHEPSTOW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Tel: 01291-638800 is located by the traffic lights on the A466 road just before the roundabout with the A48. There is a minor casualty unit at this hospital along with various other facilities. The minor casualty unit is generally staffed by nurses and are restricted in the range of treatments offered.
For most urgent problems it is necessary to go to a hospital providing the required treatments
ROYAL GWENT HOSPITAL Tel: 01633-234234 is located in the centre of Newport (20 miles from Tintern) and offers the full range of hospital services. There is a major accident and casualty unit at this hospital.
FRENCHAY HOSPITAL Tel : 0117-970-1212 is located close to junction 1 on the M32 into Bristol (20 miles from Tintern). Take the A466 from Tintern to the M48 motorway, go east on the M48 towards London, join the M4 and leave at the M32 junction. Take the first slip road off the M32, this comes up very quickly after the M4/M32 junction. The hospital is well signposted and is less than a mile from the M32. There is a major accident and casualty unit at this hospital.