Consultant Profile

Dr John Stephens

Dr John Stephens MB, BS, LRCP, MRCS, DRCOG
Practicing at:
Spire Harpenden Hospital
  • General Practice (GP)
    Special clinical interests:

    John Stephens has a dedicated interest in family medicine, preventative medicine, ante-natal care, childhood diseases, skin conditions, allergies and asthma, kidney and bowel diseases

    Research interests:

    Post-Graduate Education

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Royal Society of Medicine
    Medical Defence Union
    General Medical Council

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0800 585 112 or 07887 855 933
    Private secretary:
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01438 833 333
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Private Appointments by request.
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr John Stephens has wide experience of all aspects of General Practice and works as a primary care physician in the private health sector within Spire Harpenden Hospital. This includes rapid access to medical care within a hospital environment, longer consultation periods and a comprehensive network of supporting consultant specialties.

    He qualified in medicine from Guy's Hospital Medical School, London in 1973 and worked at Guy's and St Thomas’ Hospitals.

    John Stephens has worked for over forty years as a General Practitioner, from 1973 to 2010 within the National Health Service.

    He is a Freeman of the City of London, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine.

    As a private GP he can offer you and your family:

    • Rapid treatment of acute illnesses eg infections and flu 
    • Immediate referral to consultants 
    • Health checks and medicals
    • Cancer screening, blood tests, smear tests 
    • Investigations including x-ray, mammography, ultrasound, MRI and CT
    • Lifestyle advice
    • Monitoring chronic conditions; asthma, diabetes and blood pressure
    • Private prescriptions 
    • In-house pharmacy
    • Weight management
    • Cardiac investigations - referral to cardiologists for exercise ECG's, 24 hour ECG and echo-cardiogram 
    Personal profile:

    Married with three grown up children, Dr Stephens is interested in family activities, art and travel.

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    Dr John Stephens

    Dr John Stephens General Practice (GP) Consultant, Harpenden, Herts, private hospital specialist.

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