Head and Neck Centre - How to refer 

  • NHS e-Referral Service (formerly Choose and Book referrals) – non cancer

    Referral contact address:

    UCH Referrals Centre
    University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Ground Floor North
    250 Euston Road
    London NW1 2PG

    Tel: 0203 456 7020

    Fax: 0203 447 9254

  • Non cancer referrals (GP, dentist and tertiary)

    Head and Neck Centre
    University College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 
    Ground Floor Central
    250 Euston Road
    London NW1 2PG

    Telephone: 0203 447 2159 / 0203 447 2149 / 0203 447 2374

    Fax: 0203 447 9855

  • Suspected cancer (2-week wait) referrals

    The Head and Neck Centre has a number of clinics available for urgent suspected cancer referrals for both Maxillofacial and ENT conditions.

    These include rapid access and one-stop clinics available by referral only.

    To refer a patient please download the ‘Suspected head and neck cancer’ form and send to:

    Email: uclh.2ww@nhs.net

    Please note - For acoustic neuroma / cholesteatoma and tinnitus referrals please refer directly to the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital (RNTNEH). The University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre does NOT have on site audiology and otology services. These are provided at the RNTNEH.

  • Access to patient results

    • In the event of a patient being given a cancer diagnosis the GP will be notified within 48 hours by a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS).
    • The GP should receive the patient's clinic letter from an outpatient appointment within 1-2 weeks from the attendance date.
    • If patients are admitted for treatment the GP should receive a discharge summary within one week of a patient's discharge from the hospital.