If you have a patient with a suspected or confirmed gynaecologic cancer, you can refer your patient to the Department of Gynaecologic Oncology at KEMH. Privately insured patients can be seen at this clinic as the hospital has a Private Patient Incentive Scheme.
The case can be discussed with the on-call Gynaecologic Oncologist by telephoning the KEMH switchboard on 6458 2222.
If the matter is not urgent, your referral and results of investigations can be faxed to the Department of Gynaecologic Oncology on 6458 1016. The faxed referral is generally triaged within three working days of receipt by a Gynaecologic Oncologist and an appropriate appointment is then allocated. Both you and the patient will then be notified of the appointment date. It is therefore very important that:
If you require an opinion regarding pathology, a Tumour Conference Template should be completed and faxed to 6458 1016. When the case has been reviewed at the Tumour Conference (held on a Thursday morning), a letter will be sent to you with a recommendation. It is often best to discuss this case with a Gynaecologic Oncologist before requesting a pathology opinion as the additional clinical information you provide is valuable.
The Gynaecologic Oncologists who work in private practice can be contacted via their private consulting rooms:
Professor Y C Leung does not have private consulting rooms and is based at KEMH.