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Inherited metabolic disease adult referrals

 Genetic, inherited disorders of the metabolism

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Referral address

3rd floor, Becket House
Evelina London Children's Hospital
St Thomas' Hospital
Westminster Bridge Road
London SE1 7EH

Secretary contact numbers

Tel: 020 7188 4004 (for over 16s only. For details of referring under 16s to this service, please see the Evelina London website).


How to refer

Referrals are accepted from GPs or local consultants.

  • 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 use the advice and guidance facility through e-RS.

  • Non GP and tertiary referrals

    Please send your referral to the address above or email

    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.

Urgent referrals

Please contact the appropriate secretary above and send the referral letter together with clinical details or results of relevant investigations. 

Emergency referrals

Please call the hospital switchboard on 020 7188 7188 and ask to speak to the consultant on call.