SCAD Clinics

Below is some information for patients looking to be referred to a UK & Ireland SCAD Clinic.

Glenfield Hospital, Leicester

Dr David Adlam and Dr Alice Wood’s clinic requires the following:

Referrals from GPs in England: Online referrals only via the NHS e-referrals system. The name of the clinic is Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD, FMD and CAE) Service – Cardiology – GH – RWE No written referrals will be accepted from GPs in England, so please give your GP the above information.

Referrals from GPs in Scotland and Wales: Written referrals are accepted.

Referrals from Cardiologists: Written referrals.

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Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London

Dr Abtehale (Abi) Al-Hussaini’s clinic requires the following:

Referrals from GPs in England: Online referrals only via the NHS e-referrals system.

Referrals from GPs in Scotland and Wales: Written referrals are accepted.

Referrals from Cardiologists: Written referrals.


St James’s Hospital, Dublin

Dr Caitriona Canning’s clinic requires the following:

Written referrals from GPs or cardiologists.