How to make a referral

To Clinical Assessment and Treatment Services (CATS)

It’s easy to refer a patient to Practice Plus Group MSK & Spinal Service, Lincolnshire.

To Pain Assessment and Treatment Service (PATS)

If a patient meets the above criteria, you can refer them to us in various ways:

  • NHS e-Referral Service (our preferred method)
  • By email CUK.lpats@nhs.net
  • by fax to 0333 999 2555
  • by post to:
    Lincolnshire Musculoskeletal Pain Assessment and Treatment Service 
    Office Suite 1, Acorn House
    Lindum Business Park
    Station Road
    North Hykeham
    Lincoln
    LN6 3QX

Other useful links

Prof. Peter O’Sullivan – ‘Back pain – separating fact from fiction

Dr Mike Evans – ‘Low back pain

Understanding pain in less than five minutes

Dr Jeremy Lewis – ‘Rotator Cuff Shoulder Pain: Exercise is as effective as surgery