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Concierge Medical nominated for a brace of awards

We are delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for a brace of prestigious awards! We have made the final list for the Richardson Brothers Foundation 2019 New Venture Competition, which offers investment of £30,000 for the winning business. The Richardson Brothers Foundation is funded by the Oldbury-based Richardson property group, a Black Country business

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Concierge GP praises move to quell social media myths on vaccinations

A social media giant’s campaign to halt the spread of misinformation about vaccinations has been praised by our GP Simon Gillson, who said it was “incredible” that people would consider not protecting their children. Dr Gillson, medical director at Concierge Medical, was speaking following the announcement by Pinterest that users searching for vaccine-related information will

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Concierge Medical expands into Derbyshire

Following on from being shortlisted in this year’s Midlands Rural Business Awards, we are delighted to announce we are launching a new service across Derbyshire this month. (September) After establishing our services in the Cotswolds, Oxfordshire and Warwickshire, we have expanded into Derbyshire in response to the growing demand in the county – and we

Get up and go – walk your way to a healthy life

It’s free, it fits in with any lifestyle and it helps to keep you fit and healthy whatever your age – so why wouldn’t you want to get up and go for a good walk? A brisk 30 minute walk, 5 times a week, can significantly improve your physical and mental health. Dr Ansell, a

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Are you living with undiagnosed coeliac disease?

Did you know that an estimated 500,000 people in the UK are currently suffering from undiagnosed coeliac disease?   Could you be one of them?  This week is Coeliac UK Awareness Week (13 - 19 May 2019) and in this article we take a look at this serious illness which, left untreated, can have severe long

Febrile fits – how can you help your child?

Did you know that around 1 in 30 youngsters are likely to have a febrile fit (also called a seizure or convulsion) before the age of 7 - and the risk increases if a family member has already had one?  Would you know what to do if this happened to your child? “Keep calm,” counsels

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Are you a Well Woman?

Spring is here at last but is there a spring in your step to match? Are you feeling fit and well or just too tired to put your best foot forward? Maybe you keep on putting those little niggles and aches you get to one side because your children, your partner, your parents or work

Ever Struggled to See the Same Doctor ?

Since forming Concierge Medical Practice in 2013, we have sought to advance our unique brand and the service we provide. We have, however, taken some time to reflect on our achievements so far and we now know that two thirds of new clients who join us do so via 'word of mouth' referrals from existing

Local Private GP Practice Proud to be 2018 LaingBuisson Finalists

ConciergeMedical is delighted to be announced as finalists in the prestigious 2018 LaingBuisson Awards. The national awards, known as the Oscars of health and social care, recognise and celebrate industry excellence and innovative services in the public, private and third sectors.  They are in their 13th year and are judged independently and objectively and focus

Choosing a Private Doctor

There’s no doubt that the NHS is experiencing unprecedented problems: an expanding and ageing population, more medications and treatments available and budgetary limitations relating to the overall financial climate. Additionally, in our field of primary care, there are falling numbers of both established GPs and trainees wishing to embark upon a career in General Practice.