This page last updated 27 August 2013

on call & out of hours service


We do not offer a private out-of-hours emergency service. We will try to help if we can, but the 24/7 emergency service is provided by the NHS.

Mr Fairley is one of seven ENT Consultants sharing the NHS ENT emergency rota for East Kent, and is on-call with the team 1:7 weeks

ENT Kent Emergency on-call service (NHS)

24/7 service

Rotary Ward, William Harvey Hospital, Ashford, Kent TN24 0LZ

Direct tel. (3 lines)

01233 616234
01233 616239
01233 616240

Note this isnot a walk-in service, you need to be referred in – for example by your general practitioner, or via an Accident and Emergency doctor.

Private Patients

please telephone

01233 642244

for advice

  • we will do our best to help you, but cannot guarantee to be available 24 hours per day
  • if you get the answering machine, and the query is not very urgent, please leave a message & we will get back to you as soon as possible
  • if you need an urgent appointment and we are not available, please call either St Saviours Hospital in Hythe or the Chaucer Hospital in Canterbury and ask for an urgent appointment with one of our ENT Consultant colleagues
  • if you do need to see another doctor, please take with you the copies our clinical letters

in case of severe bleeding or airway / breathing problems
call 999

for ambulance
go to nearest Accident & Emergency department