Private Medical Insurance
Mr Wajed is a recognised, approved or registered specialist with all the major UK private medical insurance companies and providers including: AXA PPP, Aviva, Benenden, BUPA, Cigna, Exeter Family Friendly, General & Medical, Helix, Health-On-Line, Medisure, PruHealth, Standard Life, Simply Health, Saga, Vitality, WPA as well as many others. Mr Wajed respects the approved-fee policy that most Private Insurers recommend for both outpatient consultations, investigations and operations.
Fees are charged in line with the level of benefit that has been set by the insurance company to your policy, and invoices will be usually be sent directly to them. You will normally not have to pay for any additional treatment costs. Please note however if you have opted for an excess on your policy, or the treatment proposed is outside the policy limits then you will be responsible for the balance deficit. You are advised to get in touch with your insurance provider for authorization before any consultation or treatment.
Please do not hesitate to contact Karen on 01392 796880 who can help you with questions about this.
Our patients say . . .
You were so very kind and patient listening to my doubts, and although I know that I had to make the decision myself, you said just enough to enable me to make the right one.
I would like to thank you so much for your help skill and expertise in dong this [abdominal wall hernia repair] and giving me my life back.
I have no acid reflux problems and it has made such a difference for my lifestyle. Thank you very, very much for all that you have done for me.
I just want to say a huge BIG thank you to for doing my hiatus hernia operation – I feel like a new person and am so grateful for all your care and consideration that has made such a difference for me.
A quick note to say thank you for my cholecystectomy – absolutely brilliant.
I cannot thank you enough for your great care through my surgery. Great to be able to eat normally.
Thank you very much for operating on my father. Your skills have made a huge impact on Dad and he is visibly much better with his rosy cheeks returning to his face. He is now able to enjoy his farmhouse dinners, much to all our pleasure.
My surgery has been more successful than I ever hoped for. From the time I woke up in the theatre recovery are to find I was able to take deep breath. I had not realised that I did not have the freedom to breathe deeply before the surgery. I simply thought that I was unfit as I was unable to exercise comfortably swimming, walking or Pilates. I feel so well and my quality of life has improved beyond any hopes.
Following my Heller Cardiomyotomy I am pleased to tell you that at this moment it would appear to be 100% successful. It is no exaggeration to say it has transformed my life.
Thank you so very much. Not to be refluxing, having a sore throat and cough and to be able to sleep lying down is wonderful and has given me back a normal life.
Consultation Fees are £200 for a standard initial consultation and £100 for a follow-up.
Complex initial consultations are £300.
An all-inclusive Fixed-Price Fee Service for most procedures and investigations are available. This covers hospital charges, surgeon and anesthetist fees.
Below provides a general guide to approximate* costs for some common.
Please contact Karen on 01392 796880 or the Nuffield Health Exeter on 01392 248477 for current quotations and details on other procedures:
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy £4,483*
Upper GI Endoscopy £1,420*
Inguinal Hernia Repair (Open/One side) £2,740*
Inguinal Hernia Repair (Open/Both sides) £4,350*
Inguinal Hernia Repair (Laparoscopic / One side) £3,441*
Inguinal Hernia Repair (Laparoscopic/Both sides) £4,699*
Mr Wajed has been able to negotiate competitive rates for some specialist procedures that he performs at the Royal Devon & Exeter. Below represent approximate* total costs for some of these. For more complex procedures a quotation can be provided. Please contact Karen on 01392 796880 for further details.
LINX™ Procedure £ 7,599*
Laparoscopic Fundoplication for Reflux £ 6,499*
48-hour wireless pH study + Endoscopy (Bravo™) £ 1,500*
The Functional Gut Clinic provide a Private Service through Nuffield Health Exeter also offer self-pay options for most of their investigations approximate* costs of which are given below. For accurate figures and details of other tests they provide contact them directly on 0207 486 7777.