BUPA Podiatry | South West Podiatry

BUPA podiatry

BUPA Private Medical Insurance

South West Podiatry work with a number of major private medical insurance companies including BUPA

BUPA Podiatry – What you need to know:

Prior to attending your appointment, please ensure that you gain a pre-authorisation number from BUPA and understand how much your policy excess should be by calling BUPA on 03456 090 111.  You can also speak to BUPA via live messaging by visiting www.bupa.co.uk Please also note that medical devices such as orthotics, splints and medication are not covered by BUPA. South West Podiatry will bill BUPA UK directly on your behalf and any excess on your policy will be paid to the clinic.  BUPA international patients will need to pay for their consultation fees in full and claim reimbursement from BUPA international.

Review the following prior to attending your consultation:

  • Ensure that you gain a pre-authorisation number.
  • Find out your policy excess.
  • You may require a GP/Consultant referral prior to attending.
  • A £20 fee is chargeable to the patient following each consultation if dressings or medications are used.  Unfortunately, BUPA do not cover dressings or medication and the Podiatrist can discuss if self-pay medication or dressing fees apply.
  • Contact BUPA if you have any doubt regarding your policy coverage prior to attending.  South West Podiatry cannot speak to your insurance company on your behalf.
  • In all cases through BUPA, South West Podiatry will bill your insurance company for each consultation. It is your responsibility to inform BUPA prior to each consultation.
  • If BUPA fail to cover your consultation fee’s, South West Podiatry will send you an invoice in the post to be paid within 30 days

BUPA provider numbers and procedure codes:

Provider numbers:

Liam McManus – provider number : 85020384

Thomas Walton – provider number : 85020327

Daleen De Ronde – provider number: 85020431

Andre Ferreira – provider number: 85013374

Procedure codes:

  • BUPA initial consultation: AA145
  • BUPA Follow up consultation: AA641
  • BUPA Advanced Analysis / Gait Analysis: AA365
  • BUPA Nail surgery: AA628

We are here to help you.  Schedule a consultation online with your Podiatrist, click here:  BOOK ONLINE.  Alternatively, speak to our friendly booking team between 9am – 5pm, call 02071646607