Find out how to refer patients to our children's tuberculosis service.


Please use NHS e-Referrals to refer a patient to our children's tuberculosis service, which can be accessed via children's infectious diseases clinic on NHS e-Referrals.

Urgent referrals

Please contact the paediatric infectious disease registrar via the switchboard: 020 3312 6666:

  • In hours, request the paediatric infectious disease registrar on bleep 1802
  • Out of hours the on-call registrar on bleep 1202. 

GP advice

For non-urgent advice, please contact the TB clinical nurse specialist via switchboard.

For urgent advice please phone switchboard and ask to speak to the paediatric infectious diseases team. You can access the team Monday through Friday via the paediatric infectious disease SPR on bleep 1802. Out of hours and at weekends please ask for the paediatric infectious disease consultant on call.