Diagnostic Memory Clinic - Newham

What does it do?

The Diagnostic Memory Clinic (DMC) is a joint clinic under Mental Health and Newham University Hospital, provided by a multi-disciplinary team of geriatric medicine, neuropsychology, and psychiatry, and including a SW care coordinator. Its goal is initial assessment and diagnosis of dementia and cognitive impairment in people of all ages (although most service users are aged over 65).

Who it is for?

People who have dementia in Newham area.

Where it is available?

Local service (Newham).

What it costs:

The service is free of charge.

How to access or apply for it:

Referrals from GPs and medical specialists, addressed to either of two sites: Newham University Hospital central appointments or the DMC


Info last updated:

First Avenue Resource Centre,, 103 First Avenue, London, E13 8AP