Visa & Travel Medicals

Many countries require specific medical checks and tests before they will issue a visa or allow entry into the country. Whether you are travelling to China or Thailand, Summerfield Healthcare offer a comprehensive service for those looking to work or study abroad and need a medical check up for a visa.

Our visa medicals can be organised quickly with an efficient result turnaround.

Although different countries require different checks and tests, all of our medicals include:

  • Your medical fully completed in one consultation – there is no need to make multiple journeys
  • Short-notice appointments available that can be arranged to suit your schedule
  • An experiences GP-led team
  • Blood tests, ECGs, and X-rays all included in fees (when applicable)
  • A comprehensive visa medical test completed to the required standards set by each country


Why do I need a Visa Medical?

Simply let us know where you’re travelling to, attach the documentation required, and we’ll take care of the rest.

What is the cost of a Visa Medical?

Fees for visa medicals at Summerfield Healthcare generally start from £299, further costs may be involved depending on what is required for your particular visa medical. Our team will complete the medical examination, ECG and any blood tests required. If you require X-rays or other specialised tests we can arrange for these to be carried out at a private hospital of your choice.

What countries do you provide Visa Medicals for?

Some of our most popular medicals are for countries such as China or Spain, but ultimately wherever in the world it is that you need to travel to, we can help you get there.

Simply let us know where you’re travelling to, attach the documentation required, and we’ll take care of the rest.

What is included in the medical?

The majority of visa medicals involve the following checks and tests:

  • Blood pressure reading
  • Blood tests (e.g HIV, syphilis)
  • Cardiovascular checks
  • Chest X-Ray*
  • ECG (electrocardiogram)
  • Musculoskeletal examination
  • Urinalysis

*Carried out at a private hospital of your choice.

Each individual visa medical will involve additional specific checks relevant to that country, but this will be explained on booking. The base price covers all of these tests where necessary, but the cost of your specific medical will be discussed with you when you book

How do I book a Visa Medical?

You can quickly and easily book a visa medical by contacting us. Choose to fill in the contact form, email your enquiry to [email protected] or call our reception team on 0333 9000 010. Summerfield Healthcare’s medical reception team are specially trained to deal with all enquiries in a professional, prompt and private manner.

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