GP Care is offering an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm ("AAA") Screening service to private patients from a growing number of GP health centres in the wider Bristol area. This service is not yet available to patients under the NHS.
The cost of the Service is £70 per patient for an appointment that takes in the order of 20 minutes.
The Service is now available from 4 locations within Bristol and South Gloucestershire as follows:
- Southmead, Bristol - Greenway Community Practice, Greystoke Avenue, Southmead, Bristol, BS10 6AF;
- Downend, South Gloucestershire - Christchurch Medical Centre, North Street, Downend, Bristol, BS16 5SG;
- Almondsbury, South Gloucestershire - Almondsbury Surgery, Lower Almondsbury, Bristol, BS32 4DS;
- Yate, South Gloucestershire - West Walk Surgery, Yate West Gate Centre, 21 West Walk, Yate, Bristol, BS37 4AX.
Further clinic locations will be available shortly.
No preparation is necessary for the scan although you should bring your doctor’s details in order that reports can be sent directly to them should you so wish.
For a series of Frequently Asked Questions please click on the link. If you have any further questions then please call GP Care on the number above and ask for the Ultrasound Service Manager.
Download our Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm patient leaflet.
Please note that we are not able to provide child minding services for children accompanying patients.
If you are not satisfied with any aspect of our service, please discuss this directly with the clinician or contact the relevant Service Manager by post at GP Care UK Limited, Christchurch Medical Centre, North Street, Downend, Bristol, BS16 5SG. Alternatively call us on 0333 332 2100 or email us at email@example.com.