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Stroke referrals

Providing first class rehabilitation for stroke patients 

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Contact details

Stroke and Neuro-rehabilitation Unit
Mark Ward
9th floor, North Wing
St Thomas’ Hospital
London SE1 7EH

Tel: 020 7188 2086

Who can refer

We accept referrals from GPs, consultants, nurse specialists, therapists and social workers based in the local community or at Guy's and St Thomas'.

How to refer

Email the referral form (Word 76Kb) to

Please download the TIA patient information leaflet (PDF 57Kb) and give to patients.

For in-hospital teams please refer via EPR – ‘HOT TIA (stroke) referral’.

Urgent referrals

Contact the stroke team (during working hours) via the main Guy's and St Thomas' switchboard on 020 7188 7188, bleep 2031 (registrar) or bleep 1765 (specialist nurse).

To check on a referral, please call the stroke team secretary on 020 7188 2515.

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