Referrals are not needed from your physician in order to request an appointment. It is important that you bring along information about your previous medical treatment and your medical records.
When scheduling an appointment, what information must I provide? Which documents must I bring?
When scheduling an appointment, please have the following information available:
Name (as shown on your passport)
Date of birth
Country of Residence
Embassy, if applicable
Diagnosis and/or symptoms
Insurance information, if applicable
You need to state your name, as shown in your passport, your present address, date of birth, your medical problem and the preferred date of the appointment. You must have on hand all relevant information on your medical condition, including x-rays, medical history/records, and your current medication. It is useful to have supporting documentation on your prescription drugs. Carry the contact details of your local doctor who has referred you.