Fees

Timings are a guide only and may vary according to individual presentations.

Please see the foot of this page for details of the policy on charging for missed appointments (failure to attend) and those cancelled at short notice. Please Note – individual practitioners may choose to implement a different charging policy at their discretion.

Our annual fee review was deferred from April 2020 due to the pandemic.  Our next fee review is planned for autumn 2021 or spring 2022, depending on the national recovery.

 

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OSTEOPATHY & CRANIAL OSTEOPATHY

(Cranial Osteopathy offered by Phoebe Smith only)

  • SENIOR OSTEOPATHS – Perry Westbrook, Anthea Bentley, Mel Bell & Robert Montgomery
    • Initial Consultation 1 hr £64
    • Treatment ½ hr £50
  • ASSOCIATE OSTEOPATHS – Fiona Swallow & Phoebe Smith
    • Initial Consultation 1 hr £60
    • Treatment ½ hr £48

 

No additional charge is made for Ultrasound, Dry Needling techniques or Myofascial Taping when used.

 

PHYSIOTHERAPY

  • Initial Consultation 1 hr £64
  • Follow-up treatment ½ hr £50

 

 

 

 

 

FOOT HEALTH CARE & NAIL RECONSTRUCTION

  • Routine Foot Health Care Treatment (40 mins) £35
  • Routine Foot Health Care Treatment – Preparation for Nail Reconstruction – up to two toes (40 mins) £35
  • Artificial Nail Fitting appointment – up to two artificial toe nails fitted, charged at £25 each – (40 mins) £35

 

 

 

TRADITIONAL CHINESE ACUPUNCTURE

  • Initial Consultation (1¼ hrs) £62
  • Acupuncture Treatment (¾ hr) £46
  • Acupuncture Treatment Package – this is a special price for a course of treatments (minimum 4) as recommended by your practitioner, at a reduced charge of £44 per treatment.  The whole course of treatment must be agreed and paid for at the outset and completed within a time frame agreed with the practitioner (no more than a year).
  • Smoking Cessation – a special course incorporating 1 hr Consultation and 6 half hour treatments (£246).  It is important that the follow-up treatments are spaced not more than 3 days apart.

 

 

 

PRIVATE GENERAL PRACTITIONER

 

  • Initial consultations and complex presentations – 40 minutes £100
  • Follow-up appointments – 20 minutes £55
  • 60 minute extended appointments may be possible by special arrangement only – £130
  • Letters/referrals are charged at £20

 

 

 

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  • Initial Consultation (up to 1 1⁄4 hours including dispensing time) £59
  • Follow up consultation (up to 45 mins including dispensing time) £43
  • Child rates (under 12’s) – same timings….Initial Consultation £47, Follow-ups £36.
  • Food Intolerance Testing £61
  • Bespoke Liquid Medicine £12 per week (reduced rate for children) (£12.50 from 1st September ’21)
  • Creams, tablets, teas, syrups, shampoos etc charged as required.

 

 

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REMEDIAL & SPORTS MASSAGE

Rachel Fry & Glyn Davys

  • ¾ hr Massage £40
  • 1 hr Massage £50

 

 

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EXERCISE REHABILITATION

Glyn Davys

  • 1 hr Exercise Rehab (with or without massage) £50

 

 

 

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  • 50 minute session £45
  • Free initial conversation by arrangement

 

PERSON CENTRED PSYCHOTHERAPY

  • with Jen Holland – 1 hr session £50
  • Free initial conversation by arrangement

 

 

HYPNOTHERAPY

90 min sessions – Adults £65, Under 18 £45

Free initial conversation by arrangement

 

 

 

ART THERAPY

  • Initial Assessment (1 hour) – £60
  • Therapy Session (50 mins) – £55

(all equipment supplied)

 

 

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REFLEXOLOGY and THE BOWEN TECHNIQUE

  • 1hr Consultation & treatment £45

 

 

 

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SKIN CAMOUFLAGE SERVICES

Consultations are 2 hours. Details of fees can be obtained by contacting Vanessa Davies directly by phone on: 0844 504 5533 or email: vanessa@skincamouflageservices.co.uk

 

 

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

missed appointmentPlease give a minimum of one full working day’s notice if you need to cancel an appointment. This allows us to offer the appointment to others in need.

We appreciate that sometimes events develop which make it impossible for our patients to attend booked appointments at short notice.  If you find yourself in this situation, please make every effort to contact us – we often have patients in need, waiting for appointments to become available.

All missed appointments and those cancelled with less than one full working day’s notice are liable to incur a charge – (usually 50% or 25% of appointment fees respectively). If we are able to fill a late-cancelled appointment the late cancellation charge will be waived.

We reserve the right to charge the full fee and/or require payment in full at the time of booking future appointments in situations where patients have poor attendance/payment  history. 

Fees for missed or late-cancelled appointments need to be settled immediately or when attending your next appointment.

APPOINTMENT REMINDERS

The practice has an automated system which sends FREE email reminders 48 hrs before your appointment (giving ample opportunity to cancel or reschedule without penalty) and FREE text messages 3 hours before your appointment. Please ensure that we have your correct email address and mobile number. Ultimately, it is the patient’s responsibility to remember to attend booked appointments.