Referrals will be accepted by faxing or posting the referral form or via SystmOne.
Criteria: Adults residing in south west or south east Essex except Brentwood.
Exclusions: Patients with the following conditions will not normally be seen but we can support in providing resources:
- simple obesity BMI below 30kg/m2 or < 27.5kg/m2 (if South Asian or Chinese) with no other comorbidities
- simple constipation
- hyperlipidaemia if patient on medication
- indigestion or migraine
- on End of Life pathway
- poor appetite where BMI is >18kg/m2 with MUST score of 2 or less