Dr Martin Saweirs

Dr Martin Saweirs

MBChB, BSc (Hons), MRCGP

General Practice (GP)

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 4 specialists
13 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Dr Martin saw me within the hour and was such a reassuring presence throughout. He was thorough in his questions and examination, and we left feeling hugely reassured, with a solid plan in place. He even called and emailed the next few days to see how things were going and follow up. Delighted with the care!“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7041375
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £190

    Practices worked at

    55 Harley Street

    55 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 8QR
    3 reviews

    About

    Visit drmartingp.com/bookings to book live appointments online

     

    After completing his undergraduate medical training at the prestigious University of Edinburgh, Dr Martin Saweirs moved to London and worked in several large teaching hospitals. He gained vast experience across the spectrum of adult acute medicine and surgery, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology as well as psychiatry. He currently consults at 55 Harley Street.

     

    He prides himself on being approachable, affable and meticulous, providing high quality follow up and accessibility directly via telephone or email for all his patients. He also undertakes home visits by arrangement across a wide area of Central and West London.

     

    As a GP, he offers a comprehensive range of medical care for adults and children. This includes managing urgent and longer term conditions, health screening, smear tests and sexual health checks, vaccinations, private referrals, prescriptions and travel medicine, and much more.

     

    Dr Saweirs is a practically minded GP, with a special interest in Minor Surgery and Dermatology. He can quickly and easily remove skin tags, diagnose and treat skin complaints and perform steroid injections for painful joints.

     

     

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Joint injections
    • Vaccinations
    • General Practice

    General Medicine:

    • Urgent and long term health care for adults and children
    • Health screening and testing
    • Mood and psychological concerns 

    Reproductive Health:

    • Family planning
    • Sexual health screening

    Vaccinations:

    • Complete range of vaccinations for babies through to adults
    • Travel vaccinations for broad range of destinations as well as travel medicines

    Other Services:

    • Private onward referrals
    • Private prescriptions
    • Minor surgery and skin tag removal
    • Joint injections of steroid
    • Medical certificates
     

    Procedures

    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Stomach / Abdominal Pain
    • Anaemia
    • Anxiety Disorder
    • Back Pain
    • Chest Pain
    • Diabetes
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Endometriosis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gastroenteritis
    • Gout
    • Headache
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Low Blood Pressure
    • Men’s Health
    • Migraine
    • Neuropathic Pain
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Pneumonia
    • Scarlet Fever
    • Strep Throat
    • Thyroid Problems
    • Women’s Health
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    Education

    MBChB Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, 2009

    The University of Edinburgh

    BSc (Hons) Bachelor of Science, 2006

    The University of Edinburgh

    MRCGP Member of The Royal College of General Practitioners

     

     
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    Reviews

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    Dr Martin saw me within the hour and was such a reassuring presence throughout. He was thorough in his questions and examination, and we left feeling hugely reassured, with a solid plan in place. He even called and emailed the next few days to see how things were going and follow up. Delighted with the care!
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    Dr Saweirs is a wonderful GP. From the warm greeting at the door, he took the time to get to know me and understand the issues I was going through. The regular email follow up was really thorough and I'm glad to have found a new GP for the future.
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    Dr Saweirs really took the time to listen and put me at ease. From the warm greeting at the door to the regular email follow up I cannot fault him. Outstanding GP!
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    Friendly and knowledgeable
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    Listened wonderfully and was really efficient and friendly
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    Very caring, called me not even 5 minutes after I requested the appointment. Would choose him again anytime.
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    I contacted Dr. Martin when I was very concerned about my health after seeing two of my NHS GP and I was told that there was nothing to worry about! That it was jus a cold! They were both wrong because my condition was getting worse that I decided to go on Internet and search for private health care. I chose Dr. Martin based on the different reviews I read about his services which would be unfair for me not to add my experience with Dr. Martin. First of all he has the time for the patient, he listens and he takes time to find out exactly what's wrong by looking into your healthy history and the people you have been in contact with in the past few weeks. Anyway in the end he found that I had tonsillitis not cold or thrush that was diagnosed by my GP. He gave me treatment and my problem is over now. What fascinated me, I couldn't find the place, called him, he personally came out to look out for me! Very unusual how he cares about his patients! I have made him my private GP for sure! He connects with his patients and very good listener.
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    Martin Saweirs

    Thank you for leaving such a lovely review, and for coming to see me! Glad we got it all sorted and call on me again for anything in future, best wishes, Martin Saweirs

    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 specialists
    Ms Sophie Medlin
    Ms Sophie Medlin
    Nutrition, Dietitian
    I have looked after their patients

    "Dr. Martin's patients speak very highly of him. He is a highly respected GP and very efficient with his service. "

    02-09-2021

    Recommended for:
    Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Stomach / Abdominal Pain
    I have looked after their patients

    "Dr Martin Saweirs is a truly excellent clinician and general practitioner. As a local dietitian, it can be very hard to find private doctors that go the extra mile and are affordable. Dr Saweirs is so rapid to respond to patient needs, resourceful, has unique additional training and will see patients at home or their hotel if staying locally. He is very much among my 'trusted book' of doctors and comes highly recommended."

    03-10-2019

    Dr Ed Abrahamson
    Dr Ed Abrahamson
    Paediatrics (Pediatrics)
    I have referred patients to them

    "I have known Martin for many years since he was a GP in training working his paediatric placement when I was his supervisor. He is a truly special doctor, offering his patients access, time, empathy and compassion, not to mention his excellent clinical acumen. I refer many of my own private patients and their families to him for their holistic primary care needs and they have all been thrilled to have found him. The word recommend underplays how strongly I feel about my view of Martin. "

    15-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Stomach / Abdominal Pain
    Dr Elaine Tickle
    Dr Elaine Tickle
    General Practice (GP)
    I have looked after their patients

    "Martin Saweirs is an excellent GP. He is thoughtful, knowledgeable and compassionate. His clinical hours give excellent access to his services and his patients needs are well met in a kindly and expert manner. Dr Saweirs frequently goes beyond patient expectations and is a great colleague to work with. "

    22-01-2021

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