Clinic Referrals General Guidance on How To Refer Please note that this is a Private Practice and not an NHS clinic, and that Dr Hakim sees patients aged 16 years and above, and does not have an NHS clinic. Please ask your GP or a Consultant managing your care to write a letter of referral to the following address or send securely by email to: Dr Alan J Hakim, The London Hypermobility Unit, PO BOX 53189, LONDON E18 9DH OR Clinic@alanhakim.com OR email@example.com Please ask the referrer to include your contact telephone number and your email address. In line with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you can read Dr Hakim’s Practice Privacy Notice HERE. ***** After reviewing the referral letter we will contact you to agree a date, and then send you a letter of confirmation with further information about the appointment. Please also note that due to high demand the waiting time is approximately 4 months. Cancellations are very rare. As such it is not possible to see you urgently or at short notice, and we do not hold a cancellation list.