Refer a patient to the Audiological Medicine department

Audiovestibular (audiological) medicine is a medical speciality providing diagnosis and management of patients with disorders of hearing and balance.

Find out how to refer a patient to the Audiological Medicine department at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

How to refer a patient

For an outpatient appointment

As a tertiary care hospital, all children who attend Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) must be referred via local hospital consultants or consultant community paediatricians.

We accept tertiary referrals for children up to 16 years old regarding the following:

  • hearing loss
  • auditory processing disorders
  • bone anchored hearing aids
  • cochlear implants
  • aetiological investigations for hearing loss
  • balance difficulties

Referrals should be made to gos-tr.avm@nhs.net or:

Audiology department
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street
London
WC1N 3JH

Inter hospital transfer

Please contact the Audiology department directly on telephone number 020 7813 8430 if the transfer is an emergency (patients that need life or limb saving treatment at GOSH within a few hours), or urgent (patients that need transfer to GOSH but not in the emergency category).

How to get advice

Please contact the audiology department directly:

By telephone: 020 7813 8430

Email: audiology.info@gosh.nhs.uk

Key staff

Consultants

  • Dr Kaukab Rajput, Consultant Audiological Physician
  • Dr Raouf Chorbachi, Consultant Audiological Physician
  • Dr Sebastian Hendricks, Consultant Audiological Physician
  • Dr Waheeda Pagarkar, Consultant AudioVestibular Physician

Audiologists

  • Amjad Mahmood, Lead Audiologist
  • Herra Bhutta, Deputy Lead Audiologist
  • Nicola Guderley, Deputy Lead Audiologist

Admin office

Hugh Collins
Service Manager

Huda Tackie
Assistant Service Manager
Contact telephone number: 020 7829 9200 ext 1419

Luxsa Sarvanandarajan
PA to Dr Raouf Chorbachi and Dr Sebastian Hendricks
Contact telephone number: 020 7405 9200 ext 1320

Hilda Amono
PA to Dr Kaukab Rajput and Dr Waheeda Pagarkar
Contact telephone number: 020 7405 9200 ext 8430

Rangee Ramamoorthy
Audiology Assistant Technical Officer
Contact telephone number: 020 7405 9200 ext 7940

Zaina Langley
Audiologists Medical PA
Contact telephone number: 020 7405 9200 ext 8315

Feedback and suggestions

Amjad Mahmood
Lead Audiologist
Email: audiology.info@gosh.nhs.uk

Audiology department
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street
London
WC1N 3JH