For clinicians

Doctor: Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Samir Shah,

Lead person(s) for enquiries:
Tina Luckie - Team Manager
Wazir Khan - Memory Service Clinical Lead
Tel: 0300 555 1270
(Please ensure patient identifiable information is password protected)


Referrals will be accepted via SPA by e-mailing to Ideally, referrals need to come through the GP to exclude/treat physical causes for presenting problems (Tel: 0300 300 1570).

  • Criteria: Any person aged 18 or over, resident in Waltham Forest, with dementia or suspected of having dementia.
  • Exclusions: None
  • Test results required at referral: If suspected dementia, please complete dementia blood screening and midstream urine (MSU).