Roman Road Health Centre

Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn BB2 3UY

Minor Surgery and Joint Injections

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We have a fully equipped minor operations centre. Our doctors are able to perform many small operations here, for example, removal of skin lesions and in growing toenails.

Lumps and bumps removal
You will need to have seen a doctor regarding your problem before being placed on the minor operations list.

Joint Injections
Our doctors are able to perform joint injections, which may have been recommended by your usual doctor, or, for example, by a member of the physiotherapy team.

Coronavirus – Advice for Patients

The symptoms of coronavirus are:

The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu and it does not necessarily mean you have the illness.
NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do.
Use this service if:

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
Information for the public is available at and
Like the common cold, coronavirus infection usually occurs through close contact with a person with novel coronavirus via cough and sneezes or hand contact. A person can also be infected by touching contaminated surfaces if they do not wash their hands.
The risk of being in close contact with a person with coronavirus or contaminated surfaces is very low at the current time.
Everyone is being reminded to follow Public Health England advice to:

You can find the latest information and advice from Public Health England at