Top 5 Private GP clinics in Glasgow [reviewed 2020]
At Vaila Health we know how important it is to find the right match for your healthcare. Finding the right clinic for you means you will feel comfortable and confident in your care. Different people have different health needs, and this will undoubtedly impact on which private GP you choose to use.
If you live in the Glasgow area and are looking to make an appointment with a new private GP, this may feel like a daunting choice. In this article, we will run through our Top 5 Private GP clinics in Glasgow, which will hopefully give you some insight and help when making your decision.
Our Top 5 Private GP clinics in Glasgow
#5 BMI Ross Hall Hospital - Crookston
BMI Ross Hall offer private GP services with an experienced doctor. As this practice is based within Ross Hall Hospital, your GP has fast access to a wide variety of other diagnostic services including x-ray and scans. Results of these tests are often available within 48 hours, which means you can be diagnosed and treated quickly.
The hospital is located just outside of Glasgow City Centre, in Crookston. They have parking available onsite and are accessed easily via car or local train services.
BMI offer the option to fund your treatment yourself or via private health insurance. If this is something you are considering you should contact them prior to ensure your insurance covers your planned treatment.
#4 Williamwood Private Clinic – Clarkston
Located in Clarkston, Williamwood Private Clinic is a 25-minute drive to the south from the centre of Glasgow. Clarkston also has excellent transport links with Glasgow via local trains, which makes it easy to reach if you don’t have access to a car.
The private GP clinic at Williamwood offers:
Routine private appointments start at £90 for a 20-minute consultation. A shorter telephone consultation of 10 minutes costs £50.
They offer two types of health checks: simple and detailed. A simple health MOT will cost £100, with additional tests costing extra. A detailed health check includes an array of blood tests, lung function tests and heart tracings. The fee for a detailed health MOT is £450.
#3 Clinica Medica - Partick
Clinica Medica provide a wide range of medical services from their west end clinic. Services range from sexual health screening to occupational health. Their private GP clinic offer telephone and home visits, smoking cessation and management of chronic illnesses.
A 15-minute consultation with a GP costs £65, and a 30-minute consultation costs £100. They have an online booking system on their website, which allows you to easily select the consultation type and time you require.
The clinic is based in the west end of Glasgow, in Partick. It can be easily accessed by local bus or train from Glasgow centre. Clinica Medica also specialise in aesthetics and beauty and offer a variety of other services including wrinkle treatments, hair salon and a spa.
#2 Glasgow Medical Rooms – Glasgow City Centre
Conveniently located in the City Centre, Glasgow Medical Rooms offer a varied of private GP services. These services include:
Private GP Consultations
Depending on the length of appointment, a private GP consultation fee ranges from £80-£120. However, they offer telephone consultations for £60.
The practice in the city centre is surrounded by plenty of on-street parking. It is a 5-minute walk from Glasgow Central Railway Station, so easy to access if you are commuting from further afield.
“A few weeks ago, I was suddenly taken ill with a chest complaint while in a hotel in Glasgow. A doctor was summoned and very quickly arrived. The delightful Dr Sheila O’Neill treated me very well and thoroughly professionally. I couldn’t have wished for better treatment” Billy Connolly Actor, Comedian and Entertainer
#1 GP Matters - Woodlands
Based in a Glasgow suburb, GP Matters is a 10-minute drive from Glasgow Central Station. You can also easily access the clinic by bus or subway from the centre.
The clinic provides a wide variety of services including travel clinics, allergy clinics and health screening. A standard 15-minute appointment is priced at £80, with an extended 30-minute appointment costing £120. Home visit fees are dependent on the distance the doctor has to travel, starting at £250 in the local area.
If you are looking for a new private GP practice in Glasgow, you have many different clinics to choose from. In this article we have outlined our top 5 Private GP clinics in Glasgow, to help you along the way with picking your new clinic.
At Vaila Health, we offer a variety of different services and healthcare tailored to suit your needs. Whether it’s visiting one of our clinics to see a doctor, or booking in with one of our GPs for a video consultation from your own home, we have an appointment style to fit around you.
Video and telephone consultations give you the opportunity to see a GP quickly from the comfort of your own home. During telehealth consultation, we can also provide e-prescriptions sent to your local pharmacy. To find out more about video consultations and how they work, head over to our blog post: How to get the best out of your GP Video Consultation. If you would like some more information on the cost of a private GP consultation in the Glasgow area, read: How much does a private GP consultation cost in Glasgow. Get in touch with us by emailing email@example.com alternatively pop us a message on Facebook
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