If you were referred by one of our clinicians and you have not heard anything within four weeks, please contact the surgery.
Many conditions can be treated at home with help of your local pharmacy, for more information please see here.
There are services, which you do not need to see a doctor to get referred to, please see the list of Self-referrals below:
What is a Self-Referral?
A Self-Referral offers you access to a specialist without the need to see your GP first. A Self-referral may also reduce your wait to access an expert opinion, advice and treatment of your condition and puts you in control of your care.
Back Pain Self-Referral at Guy's & St Thomas'
Do you have LOWER BACK PAIN or SCIATICA?
If you are pregnant or under 17 years of age, please contact your GP
What to expect when you self-refer to Physiotherapy at Guy’s & St Thomas’:
- Your referral will be reviewed within two working days by a specialist physiotherapist.
- You can expect to be offered an appointment and seen within two weeks.
- You will be contacted by telephone or letter to arrange this appointment.
To self-refer to Physiotherapy at Guy’s & St Thomas’, please click here.
The Minor Eye Conditions Scheme allows patients across Lambeth to access NHS treatment for a range of eye conditions. Instead of having to visit hospital for treatment, you can now be seen by a highly trained optometrist based in a local optician's practice. The aim of the scheme is to allow all patients to be able to access treatment quickly, near where you live and work. For more information and list of local opticians see here
Sexual health - test for Sexual Transmitted Diseases without leaving your home. https://www.myhealth.london.nhs.uk/sexual-health
Please fill out the form and hand it in to the reception on the Ground Floor at Gracefield Gardens
only from postcodes SW16 if registered with our practice
Termination of Pregnancy
BPAS Streatham, please call the clinic to make an appointment.
76 Leigham Court Road
Streatham, SW16 2QA
Telephone: 0345 345 9911
Direct line to Marie Stopes Brixton: Tel: 0345 300 8090
Diabetes Prevention Programme – Healthier You
If you are at risk of Type 2 diabetes, you are able to register for the Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme. To be able to register online you will need the following information:
- Your NHS number
- Your latest HbA1c or FPG reading, including the date
- Your GP surgery name
These are required fields, and referrals without this information cannot be processed. To be eligible for this programme your HbA1c must be between 42-47.9 mmol/mol or Fasting Plasma Glucose between 5.5-6.9 mmols/l and dated within the last 12 months
Are you Living with Diabetes Type 2?
Diabetes Self Care Referral Form
Lambeth Drug and Alcohol Service
Drop in or call if you are over 18, live in Lambeth and want some support with drug related issues. Address: Lorraine Hewitt House12-14 Brighton Terrace Brixton London SW9 8DG Tel: 020 3228 1500
Open to New Clients: Monday - Friday 9am - 11am
Award winning self-referral community falls prevention classes -Connect - News for GPs and primary care colleagues - July 2016
Service users (or friends and family) are encouraged to self-refer through our telephone helpline (020 3049 5424, Monday to Friday, 9-5pm). We also accept healthcare referrals via email gst-tr.SpecialistAdultReferrals@nhs.net.
Through our telephone triage process, service users are directed to the most appropriate service for them which include community and other exercise classes, Falls Clinic, and 1:1 interventions.
Classes are run for 1 hour per week over 30 weeks, and are delivered by trained falls prevention instructors. There are currently 20 classes across Lambeth and Southwark and we are looking to expand this further.
Hayfever Fact Sheet -
Please go to the following link for information about local services to improve your health and wellbeing
AMAZING THINGS HAPPEN WHEN YOU QUIT SMOKING
If you would like help in quitting smoking there is a range of support.
Telephone: Lambeth Stop Smoking Support team on 0800 856 3409 or 020 3049 5791