Kings Park HospitalPolmaise Road, Stirling, FK7 9JH Directions
Mon - Fri 8am - 11pm
Patients are allowed one dedicated visitor subject to opening times and individual circumstances.
Free parking on-site
Kings Park Hospital offers a fully comprehensive private GP service seeing patients for a range of conditions and treatments across Stirling and further afield
The private GP service in Stirling is located at Kings Park Hospital and is led by Dr John Tobias. Dr Tobias has over 30 years’ experience as a GP, with over 20 years’ experience in private healthcare.
The private GP service in Stirling provides patients with fast access to appointments, tests and scans, results, and onward referrals. The private GP service is available to all patients across Forth Valley, Perth, Fife, and Tayside.
To arrange your private GP appointment with Dr Tobias, book online here.
The 30 minute appointment allows ample time for you to have a detailed discussion with Dr Tobias to properly understand your history and symptoms, before going on to create a tailored treatment plan – this can involve further tests, scans, bloods, and onward referrals; many of which can be done in house at Kings Park Hospital. For some scans, Dr Tobias will refer you to Ross Hall Hospital in Glasgow. With a majority of services on site, you can rest assured that you will have quick and timely access to properly managing/treating your symptoms or condition.
At the private GP service in Stirling, Dr Tobias will see patients for the following:
At the private GP service in Stirling, Dr Tobias offers a range of medicals to patients including:
There are certain things the private GP service in Stirling does not offer, and hence Dr Tobias will not see patients for. These include:
A medical examination at the private GP in Stirling costs £195 and lasts 45 minutes. This excludes the cost of any bloods, scans and/or tests. Should any of these be suggested by Dr Tobias, they will be thoroughly discussed, allowing you full autonomy on whether or not you wish to proceed with any/all.
Our flexible payment options help you spread the cost of your payment across a time period that suits you, from £350 - £25,000. We offer fixed-term monthly payment plans over 10 months to five years with no deposit required. If you decide to pay over 10 months, you will pay interest-free. If you are paying for a longer period, you will pay 14.9% APR.
To book your private GP appointment now, click here.
The private GP service runs at Kings Park Hospital. The facility is located in central Stirling. There are a number of transport links including the closely located Stirling train station, making the private GP service in Stirling easily accessible. Kings Park Hospital is also located just off the M9 motorway, making the service easily accessible by car.
How long will my private GP visit last?
Your appointment with the private GP will last 30 minutes. For any medical examinations, the appointment will last 45 minutes.
Can I choose whether I'm seen by a male or female private GP?
The private GP service is run solely by our in house experienced GP, Dr John Tobias.
Can I find out more about my private GP before I book?
Yes. Click here to find out more about Dr Tobias, his training, specialisms, qualifications, and experience.
All GPs in the UK must be registered with the GMC. The GMC's register is open to the public, which you can use to find out more.
How quickly can I see my private GP?
A number of appointments are available every Friday and can often be arranged within an hour or so from booking.
Can I have a video call with a private GP instead?
No. Our private GP service runs strictly on a face-to-face basis. This allows Dr Tobias the best opportunity to properly understand, assess and diagnose, ensuring you get the best result from your appointment.
Can I see the same private GP I saw last time?
Yes. If you're booking directly with us, then you can book with the same GP (Dr Tobias) as many times as you like. Remember that if it's an emergency, then you need to use the NHS 999 emergency service instead.
If I need further treatment, can I choose where I go?
Yes. The choice is entirely yours. Your GP can help by writing a referral or recommendation letter depending on your condition and circumstances and will discuss all the options with you during your visit. Onward referral to any of our specialists at Kings Park Hospital is free of charge.
Can the private GP service issue prescriptions?
Yes. Our private GP service in Stirling can issue private prescriptions. You can then visit a pharmacy to pay for and collect your prescription.
Are tests included in the cost of my private GP visit?
No. The cost of your private GP appointment is for consultation and professional advice only, although it does include the cost of writing a prescription if deemed necessary, or onward referral to any other specialty/consultant.
The cost of fulfilling the prescription is not covered and varies according to the cost of the medication prescribed.