At Spire GP we provide quick and easy access to private GP services - when you need it. There are a range of Spire GP appointment times available, including same day, for both adults and children at Spire Dunedin Hospital, Reading, Berkshire.
30 minute appointments are £110
Your visit to a Spire hospital may be affected by local coronavirus restrictions. Once you've made an online booking, we'll only contact you if your appointment needs to be held virtually. If you don't hear from us, your appointment will be face to face.
Come to your appointment alone: To support social distancing and help protect our staff, patients and consultants, we’re restricting access in our hospitals except for exceptional circumstances so please come alone to your appointment.
Face masks: It is a mandatory requirement for patients to wear a mask within our hospitals unless medically exempt.
We do not offer Covid-19 testing as part of our private GP service.
You will be offered a video appointment as most consultations are taking place as virtual appointments.
You'll be asked to list your symptoms as part of your booking and you will receive a call from us to discuss these before your appointment. If you need tests following your virtual consultation you might need to attend the hospital and you will be screened upon arrival.
Appointments for children:
Tuesday - Friday
10am - 8pm
Spire GPs can help with a wide array of issues.
There are some services not offered by Spire GP. Please check what's included below before booking an appointment to avoid disappointment.
Once you are ready to book an appointment, view the dates and times available. You can now book same day appointments online. If you couldn’t find a suitable time, call us on 0118 911 1634 to check availability.
Follow up appointments are not available to book online but you can contact the hospitals directly to arrange these.
We'll send a health questionnaire to save time on the day.
You'll have a 30 minute appointment giving you plenty of time to discuss your concerns and symptoms without feeling rushed.
Please remember, Spire GP should not be seen as an alternative for emergency services. In the event of an emergency call 111 or 999 if you are within the United Kingdom.
In addition to the consultation with the GP, your appointment will also include where appropriate;
You will be provided with an outcome letter detailing all of this and a copy will be sent to your NHS GP.
Any further investigations which you may require during or after your appointment, such as blood tests, scans, ECGs etc are not included in the cost of your appointment. Before any such tests are completed the GP will discuss with you why they think these tests should be carried out and the costs associated with them.
What can I see the GP about?
We are here to discuss any concerns you might have about your health, so arrange to see us if you’re worried about
Please note we cannot offer a service for medical emergencies. If you think you have a medical emergency phone your NHS GP, dial 111 or 999.
What happens when I arrive for my appointment?
You will be greeted by our reception staff when you arrive for your Spire GP appointment. They will ask you to complete a health questionnaire before seeing your GP, if you have not already done this. Please allow time for this if necessary. In line with our patient terms, the reception staff will also ask you to provide card details to cover any additional costs of care.
Spire Dunedin Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.