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Erith & District Hospital
Erith Hospital

Erith & District Hospital

Erith & District Hospital 
Park Crescent
Kent DA8 3EE

Tel: 01322 356186

Email: dgn-tr.erithoutpatients@nhs.net

How to find us

Bus routes: B12, 229, 469

Trains: The nearest train stations are Erith and Barnehurst, approximately a ten minute walkaway.

Parking: Parking at Erith Hospital is free, although there are limited spaces.

Patient transport: Visit the Patient Transport Service (PTS) webpage.

Finding us

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Services which are run at Erith & District Hospital by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust are:

Useful contact numbers:

  • Audiology 0208 302 2678 ext 4590

  • Oral Surgery 020 8302 2678 ext 4148

  • Erith Hospital Outpatients 01322 356186

  • Pathology 0208 308 3270

  • Physiotherapy 0203 668 9506

  • X-ray 01322 356182

  • Diabetic 0208 302 2678 ext 4438

  • Opthalmology 0208 308 3073

  • Paediatric 0208 308 3060

Erith Outpatients Phlebotomy 

Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust patients

Outpatient clinic patients are given the option of having their blood tests after their out-patient appointment, or offered an appointment on a date/time that may be more convenient. Please speak to a receptionist who will book this for you. 

Appointment only service for Dartford and Gravesham patients.

Appointment booking: 01322 356167 from 08:10 and 12:45.


Blood Tests for Bexley GPs, Lewisham and Greenwich, and Kings patients

The blood testing procedure is called Phlebotomy and undertaken by specifically trained health care professionals or nurses.   All patients referred by their GP for a blood test at Erith District hospital need to make an appointment for their blood test. Appointments can be made by calling 01322 356167 between the hours of 08:00 and 17:00, Monday-Thursday and 8.00-14.00 on Fridays. This service is run by Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust. Full details on how to book an appointment are available on their website:  https://www.lewishamandgreenwich.nhs.uk/blood-test-at-erith-and-district-hospital

  • Location: The clinic is located in the Outpatients Department. 
  • Opening hours: 8.00am – 12.50pm for blood tests Monday to Friday. 

Cancelling appointments / operations

If you have an appointment or operation booked at Erith & District Hospital and you need to cancel or change it, you can do so simply by completing one of these forms:

Urgent Care Centre

The Urgent Care Centre is open 365 a year, 8am to 10pm, treating patients who have an urgent but not life threatening illness or injury eg cuts, burns, sprains, strains, suspected breaks, minor head injuries, bites etc. This service is run by The Hurley Group - telephone 01322 356116. 

Other services run at Erith Hospital

  • Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust manage phlebotomy which is open from 08:00-12:30 Monday to Friday. Appointments only - telephone 01322 356167.
  • Oxleas NHS Trust provide MSK physiotherapy services, telephone 0203 668 9506.. 
  • Oxleas NHS Trust also provide Speech and Language services. telephone 01322 356124
  • Kings NHS Trust provide pain management and rheumatology clinics in Outpatients. These are hosted by Dartford and Gravesham staff. telephone 0208 302 2678 and ask for the relevant secretary.

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