HOW LONG WILL MY APPOINTMENT BE?
Initial Consultation 45 minutes
Follow Up Consultation 20 minutes (as required)
Complaints other then Dizziness –
Initial Consultation 30 minutes
Follow Up Consultation 15 minutes (as required)
Please note that if you require a surgical procedure I will refer you to the appropriate surgeon.
By law I am required to provide you with some information about my services, charges and fees. If somebody will be funding your treatment on your behalf and you do not have medical insurance please kindly share this information for their reference.
Please note that in the event that someone else is paying for your treatment or you have private medical insurance, as my patient you remain responsible for paying any fees or charges which this individual/ your insurer do not pay.
My fee for initial consultation will not exceed £225. My fee for any follow-up consultation will not exceed £165. These estimates are correct at the date of this webpage.
For proceedures performed during an outpatient appointment costs will not exceed the following:
Epley’s Manoeuvre: £25
Aural toilet / Microsuction : £96
Flexible Nasendoscopy: £157
If for any reason it is necessary to cancel your appointment with 24 hours’ notice, a cancellation fee of up to 15% of the appointment charge OR the amount of £35 (initial consultation) and £25 (follow-up a consultation) may be charged.
Should you need certain tests (such as blood tests, hearing tests or imaging, for example an X-ray, MRI or CT scan) at the time of, or following your consultation, in order to help me diagnose your condition and the test is undertaken by a clinical facility such as a Clinic or Hospital, and not by me, please note that any fees will be determined by the Clinic or Hospital and charged to you, or your private medical insurer, separately to my bill.
In the event that there are any additional costs for your required tests I will let you know what these will be.
Please note that investigation costs are payable to the clinic/hospital. For the use of hospital/ clinic equipment I will advise you when the hospital/ clinic will charge you and the hospital/clinic will advise you of the amount.
PRIVATE MEDICAL INSURANCE.
If you have private medical insurance, please contact your insurer before your consultation, to check the terms of your policy, particular the level and type of outpatient cover you have, including any reimbursement limits on individual consultant fees.
I am recognised by the private medical insurers listed, however, please do check with me if your insurer is not listed below. Please note that you are responsible for any fees not covered by your insurer.
- Alliance Surgical
- Allianz (Allianz Health Group & Worldwide Care)
- AXA PPP
- Bupa Intl
- Cigna Intl
- Civil Service Healthcare Society
- INTL SOS
- Kuwait Embassy & Military Attache
- Libyan Embassy
- Qatar Embassy
- Simply Health
- UAE Medical Department
- Vitality Health
- Western Provident Association
I can confirm that I do not have financial interests in any clinic, hospital or medical equipment which may bias your treatment.
You can compare independent information about the quality private treatment offered at the hospital and other private health care providers from the Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) website: www.phin.org.uk