GP & Dental Surgery Referrals


Mr Coombes accepts referrals from general practitioners and dental surgeons and should be sent either by email to or by post to the main correspondence address which is

Darryl Coombes
Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Kingswood Road, Tunbridge Wells

Please enclose X-rays and photographs where applicable and a medical summary for the patient. Referrals will be responded to within 24-48 hours of receipt. Consultations will be offered to patients according to diary availability but usually within 1-2 weeks. Your referral will be dealt with more quickly if you send it by email or by post to Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Hospital rather than one of the other hospital/clinic locations visited by Mr Coombes.
Should you have any queries about Mr Coombes’ practice or the procedures he performs, please do not hesitate to contact Mr Coombes’ PA, Justine Plant for further information.


If you are a self paying patient, you can be referred to Mr. Coombes by your general practitioner, dental surgeon, or you can self-refer by contacting Mr Coombes’ PA via the contact us form, email or the book a consultation button at the side of the page. Mr Coombes will endeavour to see you in the location of your choice where he practices.


Please contact your general practitioner or dental for a referral letter. Your insurance company will usually require to receive this to process the claim. You may also need to contact your insurance company for an authorisation code. Mr Coombes’ PA, Justine Plant, will be able to guide you during this process. He will endeavour to see you in the practice location of your choice. If you have any questions about this at any stage, please contact us for further help and guidance.