Inherited metabolic diseases (IMD)
We offer appointments:
How to get an appointment
Your GP or hospital doctor can refer you.
Changing or cancelling your appointment
Please contact us as soon as possible if you need to change or cancel your appointment.
Phone: 020 7188 4004
Email: [email protected]
Before your appointment
- a list of medicines you're taking
- the results of any recent tests or investigations you’ve had done by other doctors
- a list of questions you have about your condition and treatment
If you keep a file of all your health records, it is helpful to bring this with you.
We'll ask you to come in for any tests or investigations needed before your appointment.
Our video appointments page has information about how to prepare.
Please contact us if we've not sent you a video appointment link by text message 24 hours before your appointment.
Our face-to-face appointment page has information about how to prepare.
Your face-to-face appointment will take place at: Gassiot House outpatient centre, ground floor, St Thomas' Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7EH
During your appointment
Our appointments normally last 30 minutes and you'll see a team consisting of:
- nurse specialists
After your appointment
We'll send a letter to you and your GP or hospital doctor. It will include:
- a summary of the appointment
- any agreed outcomes
- treatment plan
We'll make a follow-up appointment if you need it. This will be with either a doctor, nurse specialist or dietitian.
If you've any problems after your appointment, please contact us.
Last updated: November 2023