Find out how to refer patients to our head and neck prosthetics service.

Due to ongoing commitments of surgical splint making, planned clinics and the theatre list, the head and neck maxillofacial laboratory can only receive written referrals. These are assessed by the team and appointments booked according to the patient’s needs.

For urgent referrals:

Phone: 020 3311 1470
Fax: 020 3313 0471 FAO Mrs Sarah Jones MIMPT LCGI

Referrals can also be posted to:

Consultant head and neck maxillofacial prosthetist
Head and neck maxillofacial prosthetics laboratory
First floor
South wing
Charing Cross Hospital 
Fulham Palace Road
W6 8RF

All referrals require patient details, current medication and history of defect site.

GP Advice

Tel: 020 3311 1470

Secondary care

Secondary healthcare organisations can refer to this service by means of a written referral to the above address.

If urgent splints are required post surgery, the referring team should contact the laboratory by phone/email (above) to discuss planning and fabrication time for patients' requirements.


For maintenance of prostheses

For maintenance of an existing prosthesis that has been provided by the Trust you may telephone for an outpatient appointment for a review of your current prosthesis. This may lead to you contacting your GP for a letter of referral for a replacement prosthesis.

For replacement or new prostheses

A GP or medical consultant will be required to provide a written referral to the above address.