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GP and Professionals

Contact Us During Office Hours:

By Telephone:

Lorraine Varney, Obesity Service Coordinator 01582 497166 7.30am to 4pm Mon to Thurs
7.30am to 1pm Friday
Administration Team –
an answer facility is available on all of the lines
01582 497420

01582 497421

01582 497422

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm
Clinician Led Helpline for general enquiries –
there is no answer facility on this line
01582 497423 Monday and Friday only 8.30am to 4.30pm

By Email:

Ldh-tr.obesityreferrals@nhs.net – for written patient referrals, new referral related information or funding approvals from GPs and Professionals. This email is monitored at least once daily by the admin team, where possible

Ldh-tr.obesityqueries@nhs.net –  for any patient related queries from GP’s or professionals. This email is monitored twice daily Monday and Friday only and once daily Tues, Wed and Thurs by the clinical team, where possible.

If sending any patient related information or identifying data, please only email from an NHS email address to maintain security and confidentiality.

IF YOU HAVE AN URGENT QUERY OR NEED IMMEDIATE ADVICE, PLEASE TELEPHONE US RATHER THAN SENDING AN EMAIL TO ENSURE AN APPROPRIATELY TIMED RESPONSE.