FAQs – Deben Private GP Services

At Deben Private GP Services, we aim to provide you with clear and concise answers to common questions about our healthcare services. We understand the importance of accessible and personalised medical care so please explore our FAQs, and don’t hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.

No, having an appointment at Deben Private GP Service does not result in any changes in the care you receive from your NHS GP , and we recommend that you remain registered with your local NHS Practice


No, it is completely your choice – you can use the NHS solely, us solely or pick and choose as you wish.

No, we are a pay as you go healthcare service. If you have private health insurance, you will usually need to prior-approve the use of a private GP service with your provider – if they ok it, payment is up front with us and usually you will be re-imbursed by your health insurance providers.

No, this is an agreement between yourselves and your private health insurance team.

No, we are not a membership service – it is simply a pay as you go service. You do not need to join a membership scheme to access our private health care services. We may look at membership options in the future.

No, the NHS will continue to invite you to your usual screening but they will not accept smears outside of these invitations, so if you are worried, contact us.