The local catchment area of Guy's and St Thomas' includes the one million population of Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham. We also have a large tertiary referral practice dealing with patients from all over the UK and other countries.
To refer a patient
Referrals are accepted from GPs and other hospital specialists.
NHS GP referrals
All NHS GP referrals must be submitted through the NHS e-Referral Service (e-RS). Referrals sent by email or post from NHS GPs will not be processed.
Should you require advice about a patient, please usethe advice and guidance facility through e-RS.
Non GP and tertiary referrals
Please send your referral to the address above or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To help us book your patient into the most appropriate clinic, please provide as much information as possible. We may contact the patient before offering an appointment to make sure they're seen at the most suitable clinic.
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.
Referring to the stone unit
See the stone unit page for specific referral information for this service.
If you wish to refer as an emergency or if you are unsure whether a referral should be seen urgently, please contact the duty urology registrar via our switchboard: 020 7188 7188.
Two week wait referrals
For urgent two week wait referrals, please complete the proforma from the Healthy London Partnership website.
All NHS GP referrals must be submitted using the NHS e-Referral Service (e-RS). Referrals sent by email or by post from GPs will not be processed.
All non GP referrals, should email email@example.com.
For any further enquiries regarding two week waits, please call 020 7188 0902.
NHS e-Referral Service
- National number: 0845 608 8888
- NHS e-Referral Service office at Guy's and St Thomas': 020 7188 0823 / 6
To book a new patient appointment:
To contact us regarding a follow-up appointment:
- please contact 020 7188 2443
- choose option one appointments and option two for follow up appointments.