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A warm welcome to our dedicated hub for healthcare professionals and GPs

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Our aim is for you and your patients to have the best possible experience in a safe and caring hospital environment.

As one of the first private hospitals in the UK where 100% of the shares are owned by an NHS Trust, we are unique as a private healthcare provider. We re-invest all profits back into The Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust for the benefit of all patients.

We are constantly reviewing the way we work with you and have created this section of our website to help you work efficiently and effectively with Sulis Hospital.

Here’s a snapshot of how we can help you and your practice:

Our friendly GP & AHP partnership team can answer any questions specific to your practice. Whether you have a question about the e-Referral process, would like more details about our consultants, or if you need to check a guide price for self-pay treatments, we are here to help.

We can provide simple patient information leaflets for your practice with links to the latest guide prices and advice on how to access private care.

Patient Choice leaflets with details on how to access the NHS eReferrals service can also be provided to your practice.

Physiotherapy protocols can be found in the accordion below.

Chat with us on 01225 985 200 or email

GP centre events

Most of our educational evenings are organised in conjunction with BGPERT. If you are not a member of BGPERT please reserve your complimentary places by emailing

Here are some other key details about the evening events:

  • Complimentary food and refreshments from 18:30 with talks starting at 19:00.
  • CPD credited events.
  • Free parking on-site.
  • Limited places available. Advance booking is required.
Educational events in 2024
Thursday 23rd May 2024 - Hot Topics Study Day

Come to Combe Grove for 8:45 am for 9:00 am start.

The event is taking place at: The Oak Room, Combe Grove, Brassknocker Hill, Bath, Somerset BA2 7HS

Throughout the day Pukka tea and water will be available with some nutritious nibbles.

Lunch will be provided by Combe Grove


Professor Dan Augustine
Dr Ben Colleypriest

Mr James Berstock

Mrs Selina Tomlinson

Dr Daniel Quemby

Dr Robin Fackrell


This event will be hosted face-to-face at Combe Grove, Brassknocker Hill, Bath, Somerset BA2 7HS.
This day will commence at 9:00 am with an arrival time of 8:45 am and finish at 4:30 pm.

Wednesday 19th June 2024 - Allergies and Dermatological Manifestations

6:30 pm for supper and registration.

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Talks.

Learning Objectives:
− Update on the presentations of Urticaria and it’s management
− Contact dermatitis, common triggers and management
− Drug reactions to topical and oral agents
− An update on the role of patch testing and other allergy testing.


Dr Deirdre Buckley


All these events will be hosted face-to-face at Sulis Hospital Bath, Peasedown St John, Bath, BA2 8SQ.
All sessions will commence at 7:00 pm and finish at 8:30 pm. A hot meal will be provided. Booking is required for each individual event.

Private patient advisors: For all private insurance and self-funded patient queries 01761 422288

NHS e-Referrals and appointment team: Bookings team 01225 985 200

Radiology department 01761 422250

Physiotherapy department 01761 422388

Pre-Assessment nurses 01761 422200

Out of hours RMO 01761 422205

Sulis Hospital Bath, Foxcote Avenue, Peasedown St John, Bath BA2 8SQ

Private patient enquiries

NHS patient enquiries

Pre-Op clinic

Radiology NHS referrals

Radiology general enquiries

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For private patient referrals

Our private patient advisors are available to help you and your patients on 01761 422288 or email

They are based locally in the hospital and have a good knowledge of the specialties, consultants, procedures and services available at Sulis Hospital Bath.

Sending a referral

If you know the name of the consultant you are referring to please send a named referral to the clinician at Sulis Hospital Bath.

Generic referrals for a specialty will be managed by our private patient advisors. If you’re not sure how to refer your patient, simply call us and we will help you.

Referrals can be sent by:

Named Consultant /Private Patient Advisor
Sulis Hospital Bath, Foxcote Avenue, Peasedown St John,
Bath BA2 8SQ

01761 422288

Secure Email

For NHS patient referrals

Please refer all NHS patients via the e-Referral system. We are not able to accept paper referrals for NHS patients.

GP why refer

Sulis Hospital Bath was set up by clinicians for clinicians to offer the best possible care for patients. Our Executive Board includes consultants from various specialities who with our senior management team make decisions about the running of the hospital. We have a number of committees who feed into Clinical Governance and Risk Management and ultimately the Executive Board to form part of our robust governance structure and a ‘safety first’ culture.

All our consultants who see private patients have been appointed to substantive NHS consultant posts in their medical careers. The majority of our consultants are based at the Royal United Hospital, Bath but we also have doctors from hospitals in Yeovil, Bristol, Swindon and further afield.

The consultants choose to see and treat patients at Sulis Hospital Bath because they believe that their patients will receive outstanding care resulting in the best possible outcomes. Having close working relationships with their colleagues they are able to cross-refer if necessary to the most appropriate consultant colleague. In the unlikely event of a transfer being necessary to an acute trust, your patient will usually be looked after by the same consultant, thereby ensuring continuity of care.

Quality and safety are at the heart of all we do. We have clear governance processes led by the Head of Nursing and Allied Health Professionals with the Clinical Chairman and Hospital Director.

Benefits to the patient

Fast access to consultant specialists.

Fast access to diagnosis and treatment.

High-quality care in an award-winning hospital.

Personalised treatment plans.

Comfortable and safe hospital facilities.

Dedicated teams provide consistency of care.

Enhanced recovery, bespoke to you.

Consultants with substantive NHS practices.

GP centre nhs exclusion criteria

We are unable to see patients:

  • Under the age of 18
  • With serious unstable chronic health conditions
  • With serious unstable recent or current acute health conditions
  • With an ASA score of 3 (who are unstable)

If you are unsure as to whether your patient is suitable to be seen at Sulis Hospital Bath please call our Pre-Assessment Team on 01761 422200

You can download the exclusion criteria here.

For NHS patients further exclusion criteria, set by your CCG, may apply.

GP centre self pay

Sulis Hospital's treatment prices are very competitive but patients may prefer to pay in smaller monthly amounts. We offer flexible payment options through Chrysalis Finance making private healthcare more accessible.

Patients will always receive a fixed all-inclusive price for treatment before being admitted for treatment. The final price may vary according to consultant fees, prosthesis or drugs used, and pre-existing medical conditions which may alter their care pathway.

Initial consultations

Consultations range from £150 to £250. An initial consultation is required before the patient's procedure can be planned.

Self-pay price guides

Patients can access self-pay guide prices here. This is not a definitive list of treatments offered at Sulis Hospital Bath. For a bespoke price please call 01761 422288 or email for an approximate cost of treatment.