If you suspect a patient might have wet AMD a rapid access referral (using the form below) should be emailed to East Kent Hospitals at ekh-tr.KCH-OPTHALM-AMD@nhs.net where the patient will receive the appropriate tests to confirm the condition.  Once was diagnosis had been made, the patient will receive injection treatment

The patient will then be referred to the Referral Management Centre (RMC) where they will be given a choice of community providers for ongoing management.  Only patients on a trial or pre-NICE will remain with the Trust following their initial treatment

Wet AMD Rapid Access Referral Form


The Community Providers are:

  • Estuary View Medical Centre, Boorman Way, Whitstable, CT5 3SE
    • Tel:  01227 284300
  • St Anne’s Group Practice, Beltinge and Reculver Surgery, 269 Reculver Road, Beltinge, Herne Bay, CT6 6 SR
    • Tel:  01227 374902
  • New Hayesbank Surgery, Cemetery Lane, Kennington, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9JZ
    • Tel:  01233 624642
  • Spencer Private Hospitals, Arundel Unit, William Harvey Hospital, Kennington Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0LZ
    • Tel:  01233 616201
  • Spencer Private Hospitals, Ramsgate Road, Margate, Kent CT9 4BG
    • Tel:  01843 234 555


Contact details for:

Advice and Guidance is being made available for all specialties, and is being provided by consultant specialists at East Kent Hospitals.  To make a request or to check to if a query has been answered, you will need to log in via the electronic Referral System (eRS)

Click here for the "how to access" e-Referral Advice and Guidance Manual for instructions on how to make a request and check responses

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