The Hospital for Tropical Diseases

The Hospital for Tropical Diseases (HTD) is the only National Health Service (NHS) Hospital dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tropical diseases and travel related infections. The Hospital serves those who are preparing to travel together with long and short term returned travellers, immigrants and refugee populations. It also provides the clinical infectious disease service for UCL Hospitals NHS Trust and has a purpose built 43 bed tropical and infectious disease unit.

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Contact Details:

Infectious and tropical diseases:
Hospital for Tropical Diseases
2nd Floor
Mortimer Market
Capper Street
London, WC1E 6JB
Patient Enquiries:

Telephone: 020 3456 7891

Service Manager:

Dan Lee

GP Enquiries:

Telephone: 020 3456 7891
Fax: 020 3447 9761

For urgent GP advice, telephone 020 3456 7890 and request the contact details for the on-call tropical medicine registrar.

Visit our Online Shop to purchase a wide range of travel-related items such as insect repellents and mosquito nets.

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