International referrals (patient and referrers)

International referrals from all over the world are welcomed by The Royal Marsden and our International Patient Centre team will assist you to ensure the process is as smooth as possible.


To make an international referral, contact us on the number or email address below or complete the web form on this page and one of the team will contact you. The information you supply will be used only for the purpose of your referral and according to our privacy policy.

International Patient Centre

Call us: +44 (0)20 7808 2063

Fax us: +44 (0)20 7811 8205

Email us:  

Write to us: Private Care International Team, Ground Floor, Dovehouse Street, The Royal Marsden, Fulham Road, London SW3 6JJ

Information required for referral

To ensure that patients do not travel unnecessarily and to ensure that they receive the best possible care on arrival, we ask patients, embassies or sponsors to provide the following information:

  • Patient name
  • Patient date of birth
  • Patient gender
  • Patient home address and (if applicable) temporary UK address
  • Patient telephone number(s)
  • Patient email address
  • Funding details (including insurer's name if funding through medical insurance)
  • Patient GP details (UK only)
  • Cancer diagnosis
  • Treatments had to date
  • Current treatment and medications
  • Current test results (bloods, scans, histopathology reports)

Request a second opinion

Requests for second opinions can be made by completing our simple online form.

International referral form
Fields marked with an * are compulsory.
Patient details
Patient diagnosis
Funding details
How will the treatment be funded?
Referring doctor