COVID-19 Coronavirus testing-Fully Approved

We can now offer mandatory day 2 and day 8 postal testing for those returning to the UK. This is fully approved by DHSC. Please contact our City, Manchester or Canary Wharf Clinics for more information. The cost of the 2 tests for Days 2 and 8 testing is total £290.CLICK HERE FOR DAY 2/8

We can ALSO offer COVID 19 swab tests in our clinic:


PCR test for those travelling abroad or Test to Release – The turnaround time for results of the Covid PCR swab test is approximately 1 day.

The cost of the PCR test is £200

Certificates and fit to fly letters can be issued by our doctors after the test if required. 




Refunds are given for cancelled tests- we will charge a £50 cancellation fee – however we cannot accept responsibility for travel disruption caused by delays at the independent laboratory.




Our coronavirus antibody tests are available as an Abbott laboratory test with a result in 24 hours.

For the Abbott laboratory test the specificity is 100% and sensitivity 97.7%.  This is the most accurate test currently available in the UK and it has been approved for use by the NHS.  The cost of the blood test including full consultation and certificate is £190.

We can also do instant IgG and IgM Surescreen antibody tests using Lateral Flow technology.

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An independent review of our clinic testing programme was published in the Daily Mail see link




About Dr Gerlis

Dr Laurence Gerlis qualified with double First Class Honours from Clare College Cambridge where he was a scholar and William Butler prize winner - he was a Price scholar at the Royal London Hospital. He was responsible for the first-ever worldwide approval of human insulin for use in patients. Dr Gerlis is a Member of the Royal Colleges of Physicians and holds the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (DPM).

Dr Gerlis

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