Dr Shilpa Davé FAQs - Health Screen FAQs

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We screen you for important health conditions around cancer prevention, heart disease, womens and mens health.

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We look at your work and home routines and exercise and movement. We help you identify areas to improve your physical activity and look at what is stopping you from achieving your physical goals – time, motivation, stress and diet.

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We explore underlying triggers and root causes of poor health. We look at your work, stress and sleep hygiene and give you tools and detailed advice and support to improve in these key areas.

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As well as standard measurements such as BMI, our comprehensive body composition analysis allows you to understand your baseline %body fat, bone and muscle mass and work toward building health goals tailored to you. We include a cervical smear for female patients and an ECG.

Many patients want a simple suite of blood tests to screen for common conditions, others need or prefer more in depth analysis for example vitamin and mineral analysis. For some patients specific health concerns might drive complex testing such as:

If we identify a serious medical condition we will treat it immediately or refer you quickly to one of our preferred specialists. Common referrals include, breast, gynaecology, dermatology, cardiology and gastroenterology.

We work closely with local specialists and with centres of excellence such as the Cromwell Hospital, where more specialised tests or expertise is needed.

We complete your health screen by working with you to highlight your priorities for your health and if you wish agreeing and setting health goals. Some patients want to engage with personal training, others take up Yoga and breathing sessions, mindfulness and others embark on a functional medicine journey working with our Nutritional Therapists to address key health concerns. Examples of conditions where a Functional Medicine approach is considered include

  • Food intolerances and digestive problems
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Menopause
  • Skin Problems
  • Mental Health Problems
  • Fatigue and burnout

Follow up

All health screens include a 30 minute follow up appointment with your results to create a bespoke plan and report tailored to your personal health needs.

Additional Services Available (not included):

  • Mammogram – arranged at local Private Hospital
  • Cardiac Monitoring with Cardioscan (with Consultant Cardiologist oversight)
  • Cardiac Assessment with Echo and stress testing
  • X-rays, scans and MRI
  • Cardiac rehabilitation and Polar tracking
  • OURA Ring data analysis

Yoga and Mindfullness

Nicky Dye Yoga Strala Yoga Guide. Teen Yoga & Mindfulness Teacher. Yoga Medicine Therapeutic Yoga Teacher.

Nutritional Therapy

Christine Bailey Registered Nutritionist - MSc PGCE MBANT MIFM

Christine is an award winning degree qualified Registered Nutritionist (BANT), Chef and Author with over 20 years of experience in the health, corporate and food industry.  With additional training by the Institute of Functional Medicine Christine is an experienced Functional Performance Nutritionist

Personal Training

Joe Ash Platinum Fitness

Tom Hastings Heartsure Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Dr Yen Yen Khor

Dr Yen Yen's special interests are women’s health and sexual health, and she uses her knowledge of Traditional Chinese medicine and Acupuncture to help patients in many health areas.

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Contact Us

Dr Shilpa Davé Health

Private General Practice
C/O Kirby Chemist
53 High St Teddington, TW11 8HD

0203 303 0326

pa@privategp.org

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Clinic Times

  • Monday - Friday 9am-6pm
    (2pm-6pm available on request)
  • Saturday 8.30am-12.30pm

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