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Toxicology referrals


Referral contacts

Phone: 020 7188 5848


Toxicology secretary
Clinical toxicology
3rd floor, Block C, South Wing
St Thomas' Hospital
Westminster Bridge Road
London SE1 7EH

Making a referral

Referrals should be made using the NHS e-Referral service.

We only accept referrals from a GP or local hospital. We do not take direct referrals from patients.

GPs and healthcare professionals must use the NHS e-Referral service.

We accept referrals by email from NHS specialists. 

We accept referrals from anywhere in the UK.

We treat poisoning or suspected poisoning for patients of all ages. Children under 12 should be seen by a local paediatrician before being referred.

Advice on acute poisonings/overdose

If your patient is showing signs of acute poisoning and you need advice: