Our current waiting times

First appointment From appointment to treatment
N/A 2 weeks

Please note: waiting times displayed are indicative and can change on a daily basis.


You have the right to choose where you have your NHS treatment.

At Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre we offer free NHS treatments to all patients. You are not required to pay if you are an NHS patient and have been referred for treatment by your GP.


Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre undertakes some interventional pain management processes as an option within the Somerset community based Pain Management Service, for patients who live in Somerset.

For patients who live outside Somerset e.g. Wiltshire or BANES, referrals can be sent to the hospital from Pain Management Consultants, Nurses or Physios as part of a pain management treatment pathway.

The procedures undertaken are as follows:

  • Steroid epidural injections
  • Nerve root injections
  • Lumbar sympathectomy
  • Stellate ganglion blocks
  • Peripheral nerve injections

These procedures help to relieve neck, arm, back or leg pain caused by the inflammation of nerves.


As a patient you will benefit from:

Short waiting timesShort waiting times

Customer satisfactionnHigh levels of patient satisfaction

Infection control100% MRSA free

Expert consultantsExperienced consultants

CQC ratingCQC rating ‘Outstanding’

Free parkingFree Parking

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Please note: this form does not start the referral process – ask your GP to refer you to us if this is your choice. This form can be used to enquire about being referred to us or request further information about a treatment.