Diagnostic services

Diagnostic services at Chelsea and Westminster

SpecialtyClinical leadOther key staffHow to contactSpecific referral information


Dr Martin Benson

Lead nurse
Pamhidzai Mubatapasango

T: 020 3315 8453

GPs can make direct access referrals for flexible sigmoidoscopy and gastroscopy. All external referrals from GPs or other Trusts are vetted by a senior clinician. Referrals can be made by post to the Endoscopy Unit or by fax to 020 3315 5171.


Dr Catriona Davies

Diagnostic services manager
Alan Kaye

T: 020 3315 2785/2783

Plain film radiography (X-Ray): walk-in service for GP patients, Patients must bring signed X-ray request form

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Mon–Fri, 8am–7:45pm
T: 020 3315 8570/8567

South Westminster Centre for Health

Mon–Fri, 9am–1pm and 2–4:45pm
T: 020 7963 2437

Dental radiography is only available at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.

Waiting times are shorter from 8–9am and from 6–7:30pm.



Phlebotomy manager
Lorrayne Kilburn

T: 020 3315 5596

Walk-in service Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm with 15 minute average wait (glucose tolerance tests available by appointment only). Patient must have a signed request form and are recommended to attend in the afternoons when waiting times are shorter.