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Immunobullous referrals



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Referral contacts

  • Immunobullous service
    St John's Institute of Dermatology
    Guy’s Hospital
    Counting House, 1st floor
    London SE1 9RT
  • Contact name: Dr Richard Groves

    Tel: 020 7188 6279

We accept referrals from all medical professionals including GPs.

GP referrals

All GP referrals must be submitted using the NHS e-Referral service (formerly Choose and Book). You need to do this within 24 hours of your consultation with your patient.

Referrals sent by email or post from GPs will not be processed.

Non-GP referrals

All non-GP referrals can be emailed to or posted to the address above.

Referrals from other hospitals must include a completed Inter-Provider Minimum Data Set or ensure that one is sent within 48 hours of referring a patient.

Emergency referrals

Emergency referrals should be made through the on-call dermatologist on 020 7188 7188.