Information for Medical Secretaries

This page updated 14 September 2019

Summary of Important Points for private patient referrals

 
Mrs Sylvia Fairley Dip Nurs (Lond) Practice Manager
Mrs Sylvia Fairley Dip Nurs (Lond) Practice Manager
  1. All referral letters to our Practice Office please:

    71 Mill Court
    Ashford
    Kent
    TN24 8DN

  2. Preferred methods of referral
    • Secure email (please call 01233 642244 to obtain this)

      All email communications between ourselves and @nhs.net email addresses are automatically secured by enforced Transport Layer Security (TLS) encryption, for both incoming and outgoing messages. TLS is also enforced on emails to and from ourselves and all private hospitals and clinics where we see patients.

    • Safe haven fax 01233 662840
  3. Please give your patient our office telephone number 01233 642244 and ask them to call Mrs Fairley

Mr Fairley is a Consultant ENT Specialist providing private medical appointments for adults and children with Ear, Nose and Throat conditions.

Consultations for private patients are held at various hospitals in Kent, and also in London at the Harley Street ENT Clinic.

Mrs Sylvia Fairley handles all administration for our Kent ENT Clinics through our ENT Kent Practice Office at 71 Mill Court, Ashford TN24 8DN.

Direct Telephone referrals line for Kent ENT Patients: 01233 642244

Please feel free to give patients our practice telephone numbers. Mrs Fairley prefers to talk to the patient before the appointment.

Direct Safe Haven Fax referrals line for Kent ENT Patients: 01233 662840

To help your patients obtain the best possible service, please fax referral letters to 01233 662840. This is a “Safe Haven” fax number suitable for confidential letters.

Direct Practice Office referrals address for Kent ENT patients

Private referral letters should be addressed to ENT Kent Practice Office at:

71 Mill Court
Ashford
Kent
TN24 8DN

Please note that

  • All appointments for our private ENT clinics in Kent are coordinated through our central diary at 71 Mill Court
  • The private hospitals are not able to book patients directly into our private clinics
  • Referral letters sent to the private hospitals are usually faxed to us for action, but not always – and this can result in delays

Please do not hesitate to telephone Mrs Sylvia Fairley, Practice Manager on 01233 642244 for any queries.

Direct Telephone referrals line for Harley Street ENT Clinic: 020 7224 2350


Weekly Programme JW Fairley Consultant ENT Surgeon – Adult and Paediatric Otolaryngology

Timetable Updated 13 September 2019

Other clinic times may be available – tel 01233 642244

MonTuesWedThuFriSat
MorningChaucer Hospital Canterbury Adults Operating Theatres
private
KIMS Hospital Maidstone ENT Clinic – Adults and Children
private
One Ashford Hospital ENT Clinic – Adults and Children
private
Spencer Private Hospital Ashford Childrens Operating Theatres
private
AfternoonChaucer Hospital Canterbury ENT Clinic – Adults
private
One Ashford Hospital * ENT Clinic – Adults and Children
private
Harley Street ENT Clinic London – Adults and Children
private
Note for Parents – Appointments for Children: We can see children at the One Ashford Hospital, at KIMS Hospital, Maidstone, and the Harley Street ENT Clinic, London. We cannot see children at The Chaucer Hospital – they are restricted by their CQC licence to adult patients only.