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Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs)

What we do

We provide all-round care for people with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs).

We are a specialist European centre treating patients referred from London, Kent, Hampshire, Surrey and Sussex. We also treat patients from around the UK, as well as abroad. The centre was awarded Centre of Excellence status in 2012 from the European NET Society, and has been at the forefront of providing a specialist and comprehensive NET service for more than 20 years.

Our team offers specialist treatment and care for people with:

  • NETs in any part of the body
  • carcinoid heart disease
  • carcinoid syndrome.

Your care may include a combination of treatments. You may have them at King’s, Guy’s or St Thomas’ Hospital, or your local oncology centre. Our cancer care web pages have more information about the cancer care provided at King’s.

You may also be asked if you would like to take part in medical trials.

Useful resources
For more information and support, visit the Neuroendocrine Cancer UK website.

Preparing for your appointment

If you have print outs of test results and a list of your current medications, please bring them with you.

Please note: appointments to see the NET team are held within the Liver Outpatients Department. Please be reassured that this does not mean you are being seen for a problem with your liver.

Location

Suite 9, Third Floor, Golden Jubilee Wing, King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS

Contact Details

  • NET MDT administrator: +44 (0)20 3299 3903

Conditions we treat

We treat neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) from all primaries including:

  • lung
  • stomach/gastric
  • pancreas
  • small bowel
  • appendix
  • colon
  • rectal
  • ovary
  • renal
  • unknown primary.

We treat NETs at all stages of disease:

  • NET isolated to primary site
  • locally advanced NET
  • mesenteric disease
  • metastatic disease.

We also treat patients with carcinoid syndrome and other functional syndromes related to NETs and have a well-established carcinoid heart disease service.

What is required before referring a patient

Please ensure histology and images are sent to the below address at the time of the referral to avoid delays, and so they can be reviewed in our MDT meeting held every Thursday.

Booking a patient at King’s

Routine Referrals

Complete the referral form (below) and email it to [email protected], or post it to:

HPB Central Office
Institute of Liver Studies
Second floor, Cheyne Wing
King’s College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Emergency Referrals

Complete the referral form (below) and email it to [email protected].

Other Queries

NET Clinical Nurse Specialist
Email: [email protected]

NET Clinical Team (medical staff only)
Email: [email protected]

Referral forms

TitleFile SizeLink
NET MDM referral form23 KB

Key Clinical Staff

Name Role
Mrs Wendy Martin Lead CNS Neuroendocrine Tumours (NET)