Breast imaging

How to get an appointment

Your GP or another health professional working at Guy's and St Thomas' can refer you.

Changing or cancelling your appointment

Breast imaging appointment: 020 7188 8317

Outpatient clinic appointment bookings: 020 7188 0881, 020 7188 5789 or 020 7188 7188, extension 53480

Before your appointment

You can eat and drink as normal before your appointment.

On the day, please do not wear:

  • deodorant
  • powder or lotion on your breasts or underarms
  • perfume

During your appointment

At your appointment you may have a:

Information about any examinations or scans you may need will be in your appointment letter.

After your appointment

We will send you and your GP a letter with your results. If you do not get a letter within 2 weeks, please call 020 7188 1469.

Our booking team will contact you by phone or letter if you need a follow-up appointment in the breast unit.

If you are a breast cancer patient and want to speak to a nurse, please call our breast care nurses.

Last updated: November 2023

Contact us

For more information, please contact us.

Do you have any comments or concerns about your care?

Contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)

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