Welcome to the future of healthcare
No waiting. No hidden costs. No confusing administration. Simple, fast access to healthcare, when and where you need it.
Be seen faster
Lexihealth can assist with any health issue, deal with all stages of treatment, and tailor every service to your needs.
Rapid Doctor Appointments
with only one call
with world-class practitioners
Fast & Expert Second Opinions
and MDT (multi-disciplinary team) meetings
Screenings and Tests
at times and locations to suit you
at leading clinical facilities
pre & post care
Female Practitioners and Chaperones
handling all invoices & bills
all forms & bookings
at home, office or hotel (you choose)
get more from your existing private medical insurance (PMI) cover
Care Quality Commission registered practitioners and facilities
Enjoy Peace of Mind:
For continual reassurance, simply choose the subscription package that works best for you or up to 10 family & friends.
As an independent service, Lexihealth is free to find and ensure the highest quality health care services and the best prices for every patient.
We are not constrained by insurance companies or preferential status agreements, so we only advocate the right practitioners and treatments for you.
Simple, Swift, Self-Pay
Lexihealth’s world-class medical service does not require private medical insurance (PMI), however we can advise you on maximising the cover you may already have.
Safety First Subscriptions
Because you can never be sure when your health needs may change, we provide tailored subscriptions; giving you rapid access to the finest health cover, anywhere at anytime.
We charge a Case Fee for any service requiring our assistance. This covers initial handling of your call, assessment of your needs, rapid referral for the appropriate specialist consultation, and help in managing your journey at every step.
When you sign up to one of our subscription packages, you, and anyone included in the package, can make unlimited enquiries with no Case Fees.
pay for each case separately as required
Quality Healthcare in Only Three Steps
To use our Concierge service, we first register you as a Lexihealth patient. At this point we ask you to read and accept our Terms & Conditions and provide payment details – either credit/debit card or bank details. We then ask you to pay a Case Fee for us to begin managing your healthcare enquiry.
2. Payment & Invoicing
Throughout your healthcare journey, we will notify you in advance of any known or likely costs and ensure we have your approval before taking any payment. We will receive all invoices from any healthcare providers for your treatment and handle all payments on your behalf using the payment details taken during registration.
For long-term peace of mind, you can become a Lexihealth member. This means you (and your family and friends, if you choose) have one of our Patient Liaison Managers on-hand, ready to deal with any health enquiries, whenever they arise. And, with no Case Fees, you can also add Concierge Plus for a full range of additional lifestyle management services.
Whatever Your Needs, We’re Here to Help
Subscribers to Lexihealth packages are also eligible for CONCIERGE PLUS, a 3-month membership to Quintessentially.
This award-winning, members-only concierge club, provides exclusive lifestyle privileges for individuals and their loved ones, whether for short visits or longer periods of treatment and recovery.
3 month General Membership to Quintessentially
only for subscribers to Individual, Family or Family Plus packages
Lexihealth Concierge Plus members receive:
Arrangement of All Travel Plans
Concert, Theatre, Film Event Bookings
Home Maintenance Management
International Property Finder
Private Schooling / Tutoring
Removals and Packing
Speak with an Expert
Health screening provides early disease diagnosis, before symptoms are presented. Early detection can increase treatment options, mean more effective (and cost effective) solutions and shorter, more comfortable recovery… and can improve the chances of survival.
Screening delays can be critical. By speeding your journey, we help you to be seen and screened faster.
For 25-39 year-old busy professionals, with regular lifestyle. Recommended screening to ensure basic overall health and assessement of core diseases that can be prevented at an early stage.
Ensuring absence of:
Heart, lung and vascular diseases (high blood pressure, basic heart rhythm abnormalities, fat profile)
Diabetes and Thyroid Endocrine diseases
Liver and kidney diseases
30min in-house private GP assessment for medical history
Blood pressure and general health check
Follow-up result telephone consultation
ECG (Cardiac Trace)
Ultrasound of pelvic organs (Females only)
Core Blood Tests
Full blood count
Fasting Lipid profile
Fasting Glucose profile
Urea & Creatinine
Liver Function Test
Thyroid Hormone Profile
Vitamin D levels
Prostate Specific Antigen (Male)
Tumour Markers – Ca-125 (Female)
For 40-54 year-old individuals.
Includes a wider assessment of body systems,
in addition to the Basic package.
This includes detection of:
Common male and female cancers (prostate, colon, rectal and gynaecological)
Cardiac coronary disease load (based on calcium levels)
All the screenings offered in the Basic Package, plus:
A bowel preparation will be issued to be taken 1 day prior
Typically for patients aged 55 and above.
This package assesses:
Cardiac coronary artery disease, and lung disease
Cancers of the colon and lung, prostate (for men), gynaecological cancers (for women)
Metabolic and endocrine dysfunction
Diseases of the liver and kidney
All the screenings offered in the Basic Package, plus:
Cardiac CT (angiogram)
Lung Function test
A bowel preparation will be issued to be taken 1 day prior
In addition, the following screenings can be provided either individually, in combinations, or as part of the Basic, Advanced or Ultimate screening options:
Each include a 30-minute face-to-face GP assessment and follow-up telephone consultation to discuss the results
Hearing tests for hearing loss. This may be mandatory for some professions.
Sexual Health £600
For Male and Female. This will include taking blood tests, and having a small absorbent pad used to take a throat swab and a serology test. Includes detection of Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Herpes SimplexI/II, Ureaplasma genitalium, Mycoplasma genitalium, Trichomonas, Lymphogranuloma venereum, Gardnerella, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Syphilis, HIV. Includes a full examination.
Advanced Cardiac £1,200
For individuals wanting to assess their heart function. This will include an ultrasound scan of their heart (echocardiogram) and a cardiac stress-rest test that assesses heart blood supply (myocardial perfusion SPECT – Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography – study).
Advanced Liver £450
Assessment of liver function including liver ultrasound and liver function blood test.
Women’s Health £1,550
Cervical cytology, Pelvis MRI, Breast Ultrasound, Tumour Markers.
Foetal and During pregnancy £650
Medical review of mother and baby with obstetrician and foetal ultrasound. Blood tests for gestational diabetes.
Complete breast assessment including ultrasound, magnetic resonance scan (MRI).
Cervical Smear Test £60
Detection of abnormal cells at the cervix.
Head and Neck (Basic) £1,650
Ultrasound thyroid scan and head and neck MRI.
Head and Neck (Advanced) £1,750
Ultrasound thyroid scan, head and neck MRI and nasal endoscopy (nasolaryngoscopy).
Respiratory (Basic) £1,400
Lung function tests (breathing into a machine) and CT Lung test.
Including measurement of BMI, skin-fold thickness, sleep health study, diabetes screen including fasting glucose blood test and glycosylated haemoglobin.
Sleep Health Study £1,000
Consultation with home or in-patient sleep study kit.
Also available as part of the Obesity Screen
Devised by leading medical experts, in line with the latest medical opinion, our tailored service ensures you only take those screenings the evidence suggests you need. And by tailoring these services, we can typically arrange all screenings in a single day.
How it Works?
Every body is unique. So in addition to the screenings which your own medical team may request, we offer three levels of tailored service. Each works in the same way:
1. We will discuss your needs and advise you of the likely overall costs.
2. We will arrange all appointments and payments in advance.
3. Following a GP assessment, your screening needs may change. In which case we will refund you or advise you of the costs of any increase.
4. We will also follow up and advise you of any further steps.
To book or discuss any screenings simply contact us today by phone or email, and we will reply, in confidence, within 1 hour.
Lexihealth. Bringing Healthcare Together For You.
Lexihealth is managed by senior, experienced health professionals.
Healthcare is our world.
Patients are at the heart of all we do.
Our self-pay, medical concierge service delivers rapid access to the best healthcare solutions for you; guiding you through every step of the journey, so you can focus on what’s most important – making a full and fast recovery.
To do this, we’ve built a virtual hospital, spanning 90 world-class private facilities, and an unrivalled network that includes over 650 leading UK practitioners and clinical specialists.
From our central offices, in the heart of London’s world-leading medical community, we deliver fast, relevant answers to any form of healthcare concern, and a range of administrative and lifestyle services to remove the stresses facing you and your loved ones.
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Medical Officer
Aaron is a founder and CEO of Quintessentially, a truly global, influential British brand with physical offices in over 65 cities worldwide, which has grown to become a portfolio of businesses that cover every facet of luxury lifestyle with an ever-expanding presence around the globe.
Chief Executive Officer
A senior hospital manager with 20 years’ experience in the private and NHS medical sectors, Annabelle has extensive experience in healthcare both on the clinical and commercial side. She originally trained as a nurse at St Thomas’ Hospital and has worked at HCA, Guy’s & St Thomas’ and the Royal Free.
Chief Medical Officer
MRCS, DLO, MD, FRCS (ORL-HNS)
Romana has been a Consultant Surgeon at Imperial College since 2011 and also at private health practices in London, with special interest in complex nose and throat problems and paediatric allergies. She is ENT Medical Advisory Committee lead for The Lister Hospital.
Our Medical Advisory Committee
MR SIMON ECCLES
BDS FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Plastics)
Simon Eccles is a consultant plastic surgeon in Central London. He undertakes plastic surgery reconstructive procedures on adults and children and cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures for adults. His reconstructive speciality is cranio-facial plastic surgery and his double qualifications in dentistry and medicine have provided him with the expertise to perform this type of surgery. Additionally, this has contributed to his knowledge and understanding of cosmetic surgery and he specialises in cosmetic surgery to the face, nose and eyelids. Mr Eccles is on the GMC Specialist Register and is a member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS). He works in private practice at the Consulting Suite, 212-214 Great Portland Street, London, with a dedicated nursing and administrative team.
PROFESSOR CHRIS NUTTING
BSc MBBS MD PhD FRCP FRCR MedFIPEM
Clinical Lead for Oncology
Chris Nutting received a BSc with 1st class honours (Medicine and Cell Pathology) from University College London in 1989 and Middlesex Hospital, University of London. In 1992, he was awarded a 1st Class MBBS from Middlesex Hospital at the University of London. In 2001 he received a Medical Doctorate (MD Res) at The Institute of Cancer Research, University of London, and he was awarded a PhD from City University London in 2012. In 2001 he was appointed Consultant Clinical Oncologist at the Royal Marsden Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Clinical Oncology at the Institute of Cancer Research; in 2002 he was appointed Clinical Director of the Head and Neck Unit at London’s Royal Marsden Hospital and in 2003 he became National Clinical Lead in Head and Neck Cancer, appointed by the Department of Health (UK) and the Cancer Services Collaborative. In 2007 he was elected Honorary Faculty member at The Institute for Cancer Research. In 2009 he was appointed Co-Chair of The Clinical and Translational Radiotherapy and Radiobiology Working Group of the NCRI, and between 2006-12 he chaired the National Cancer Research Institute’s Head and Neck Cancer Clinical Studies Group (CSG).
DR BRIAN O’CONNOR
MD FRCP FRCPI
Clinical Lead for General Medicine
Consultant Physician, Respiratory Medicine and Allergy at The BUPA Cromwell, The Lister Hospital and The King Edward VII Hospital. Brian is also currently President of the Independent Doctors Federation. He is actively involved with the international respiratory community and is a member of a number of professional organisations overseas and in the UK, including the American Thoracic Society, British Thoracic Society, British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and Royal Society of Medicine.
MR PETER CLARKE
BSc MBChB FRCS FRCS(ORL)
Clinical Lead for Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
Head & Neck Consultant at The Royal Marsden and The BUPA Cromwell Hospital and serves as an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College. Peter is a member of the British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists, the European Laryngological Society and the European Skull Base Society. He is a member of the head and neck sub-committee of ENT-UK and President of the Laryngology and Rhinology section of the Royal Society of Medicine.
PROFESSOR RICHARD FIELD
PhD FRCS FRCS(Orth)
Clinical Lead for Orthopaedics
Director of Research at South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre and practising at St Anthony’s Hospital, Cheam and The Lister Hospital. Besides being a pioneer of hip arthroscopy in the UK, Richard is one of the UK’s most experienced hip resurfacing surgeons and continues to undertake this procedure on active young men. He lectures widely and is a regular invited faculty member at many national and international Orthopaedic meetings and is a member of the Council of the British Hip Society and the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy.
DR MIKE MCPHILLIPS
BA Medical Sciences (Cambridge) MBBS (London) MRCP MRCPsych
Clinical Lead for Psychiatry
Consultant Psychiatrist formerly at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital before entering private practice full-time in 2003. Mike is a leading authority on the treatment of psychiatric and addictive disorders. He is a member of both the Royal College of Psychiatrists and the Royal College of Physicians.
MISS JEANNIE YOON
Clinical Lead for Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Over her 35-year career, Miss Yoon has worked in the major teaching hospitals – St Thomas’, Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea & Westminster in London, and the John Radcliffe in Oxford – all of which are referral centres for high-risk pregnancies and specialist gynaecological services. Prior to becoming fully private in 2007, she was an NHS Consultant at the Homerton University Hospital in London. Miss Yoon has wide experience of gynaecological surgical procedures including laparoscopy (key hole surgery), hysteroscopy and colposcopy, as well as specialist knowledge of oncology and abnormal smears gained at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London, where she was The Cancer Research Campaign Fellow. Miss Yoon has published a number of research papers in international journals and has given many lectures on gynaecological cancers both internationally and in the UK. In addition to her private consultancy work, Miss Yoon sits on the Medical Advisory Committee of the Chelsea Outpatient Centre and is the Surgical Representative of The Theatre User Group Committee at The Lister Hospital. She is also on the Appraiser Committee of the Independent Doctors Forum and acts as one of its appraisers. Until recently Miss Yoon was an active member of The Faculty of Training The Trainers at The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and of The National Cancer Peer Review Team. She was also the Chair of the London Colposcopy Quality Assurance Evaluation Group.
DR GITTA MADANI
FRCR MRCS FDSRCS MBBS BDS
Clinical Lead for Radiology
Dr Gitta Madani is a consultant radiologist with a specialist interest in head and neck radiology and is the lead in head and neck imaging at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. She performs every aspect of head and neck radiology including oncology, thyroid, skull base pathology, otological, sinonasal, orbital, salivary, dental, maxillofacial and temporomandibular joint imaging. She undertakes ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration and biopsy, sialograms and salivary intervention for the removal of calculi and balloon dilatation of strictures. She trained at Imperial College London in medicine and specialised in head and neck radiology at the Royal Free, University College and the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear hospitals. She is involved in radiology training and lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of courses and meetings. Dr Madani’s research interests include thyroid, airway and otology. She is an assistant editor for the Clinical Radiology Journal and the training advisor for the British Society of Head and Neck Imaging. Her special interests are skull base imaging, thyroid and parathyroid imaging, salivary imaging and intervention (removal of stones and treatment of duct narrowing), ENT imaging, maxillofacial imaging, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) imaging, head and neck biopsies and fine needle aspiration, orbital imaging.
MR RICHARD HEWITT
BSc, DOHNS, FRCS (ORL-HNS)
Clinical Lead for Paediatrics
Paediatric Otolaryngologist ENT Consultant at GOSH
(Great Ormond Street Hospital), Director of the National Service for Severe Tracheal Disease and The Great Ormond Street “Tracheal Team”. Richard is involved extensively with undergraduate and postgraduate training in the field and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College London (UCL) & The Institute of Child Health (ICH). He is a Council Member of the Section of Laryngology & Rhinology of the Royal Society of Medicine.
MR CHARLES EAST
Clinical Lead for Aesthetics
Consultant Surgeon at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital and University College London Hospitals NHS Trust and 9 Harley Street. Charles is the current UK Vice-President of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery and the Chairman of Facial Plastic Surgery UK, a committee at the Royal College, and is a specialty adviser to NICE. He is a member of ENT UK and BAAPS (British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons).
DR IAN COLE
DRCOG DFRSH MRCGP DOccMed
Clinical Lead for General Practice
GP at King Edward VII’s Hospital. Ian qualified as a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2011. Ian holds postgraduate qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Family Planning and Occupational Medicine. He is a magistrate on the Central London Bench and is a Yeoman of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London.
DR LAURA CORR
MBBS PhD FRCP FESC
Clinical Lead for Cardiology
Consultant Cardiologist at the Harley Street Clinic, The Lister Hospital and Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Foundation Trust. Laura has a PhD in Vascular Biology. She was Associate Editor of the European Heart Journal for eight years and is a fellow of Royal College of Physicians and a fellow of the European Society of Cardiology.
DR MANEESH PATEL
BSc(OMS) MBBS MRCP FRCR
Clinical Lead for Interventional Radiology
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist at Imperial College. He trained in Radiology in Cambridge and completed his Neuroradiology training in Manchester. Dr Patel is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists.
DR BENJAMIN M THOMAS
MBBS FRCA FFPMRCA
Clinical Lead for Anaesthesia, Spinal & Pain Medicine
Consultant in Spine & Pain Medicine at the Fortius Clinic and the Chelsea Outpatients Centre. Dr Thomas qualified from St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospital in 2000 and studied Pain Medicine at both the Imperial School NW London Deanery, and Great Ormond Street Hospital. He is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain, RCOA Faculty of Pain Medicine, and British Pain Society.
PROFESSOR TIM ALLEN-MERSH
BSc MB ChB MD FRCS
Clinical Lead for Clinical Governance
Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, The BUPA Cromwell Hospital, and Chair for the Regional Speciality Training Committee in General Surgery. Tim is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. He was a founder member of the Expert Witness Institute in 1996 and is a member of the Faculty of Expert Witnesses for Doctors.
MR SANJAY PURKAYASTHA
BSc MBBS MD FRCS
Clinical Lead for General & Bariatric Surgery
General Surgeon with a specialist interest in Bariatric & Upper GI Surgery at St Mary’s Paddington and The Wellington Hospital. Sanjay is a Senior Lecturer in Bariatric Surgery at Imperial College London and is a member of The Royal College of Surgeons.
MR JONATHAN COLLIER
MA BM BCh BDS MFDS FRCS FRCS (OMFS) PhD
Clinical Lead for Dental and Maxillofacial
Jonathan Collier is a Consultant Oral and Craniomaxillofacial Surgeon in the Craniofacial Department of the Chelsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust. He is the principal orthognathic surgeon in the department and a core member of the specialist multidisciplinary group treating cancerous skin lesions. Jonathan is an Honorary Consultant at both Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Barts Health NHS Trust where he is a regular member of the specialist clinic treating the long-term consequences of traumatic facial injury. Jonathan is on the invited faculty of a number of specialist courses, has a number of research interests and is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons. He is a surgeon with the medical charity Facing The World.
Our Management Team
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Screening
Chief Financial Officer
A member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Anna has worked in the finance sector for over 17 years, covering multiple roles. Her combined business acumen extends into project control, operations, business strategy and deep fiscal analysis, and her financial credentials include senior managerial positions for both Unisys and Capgemini – and as Head of Finance for an innovative SME.
Chief Operating Officer
William is a software development and IT infrastructure expert with over 23 years’ experience in technology across various industries including manufacturing, utilities, broadcasting and healthcare, including notable companies such as Oxford Medical, Penny & Giles, ITV and Channel 4.
Ravi is an internationally experienced commercial executive, having worked in and for some of the world’s largest communications companies, technology start-ups, professional services and retail organisations including Vodafone, VEON and Quadriga. His experience extends into business development, partnership programmes, strategy and intellectual property. Ravi is a qualified solicitor and a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.
Director of Screening
Mr Evangelos Efthimiou
MSc, FRCS, FRCS (Gen Surg)
A Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital since 2009 and at private health practices in London, Evangelos is an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College and author of many papers in general and bariatric surgery.