Referral

COVID 19

IMPORTANT NOTICE  RE: REFERRALS

Dear Doctor

Only urgent referrals should be sent to the Craniofacial department for the duration of the COVID 19 crisis.

If your referral is not urgent please review your patient as required and re refer if necessary post COVID 19.

We appreciate your cooperation during this time.

 

Referral Process

This is a national public service and referrals are welcomed from medical professionals (i.e. Consultant Paediatrician/Neonatologist, Consultant Neurosurgeons, GPs and Area Medical Officers ) for the following conditions:

  • Craniosynostosis - single suture
  • Craniosynostosis- craniofacial syndromes
  • Positional Plagiocephaly
  • Torticollis
  • Growth Disorders e.g. congenital micrognathia
  • Facial Clefts
  • Facial Asymmetry
  • Encephaloceles
  • Craniofacial Tumours
  • Craniofacial Trauma

All referrals must be accompanied by photographs failure to do so will result in a delay in triaging /rejection of referral. Guide for parents/clinicians when taking photos to support your referral.

Click here to see sample photos (PPT 80MB)

Checklist:

  • Completed Referral Form
  • Photographs

Please complete this Referral Form, and attach photographs, save it to your computer and email it back to craniofacial@cuh.ie

If you require advice regarding referral please contact;

Email: craniofacial@cuh.ie

Craniofacial Clinical Services Coordinator
Tel.: (01) 878 4441 
Mobile: 087 625 6857
Email: craniofacial@cuh.ie

OR

Craniofacial Administrator,
Tel.: 01 878 4883
Email.: craniofacial@cuh.ie