1. What is the online doctor?
The online doctor is an independent internet based healthcare group providing interactive advice on various health issues and concerns.

2. How is the online doctor different from other health websites?

  • The online doctor believes in an interactive bespoke service to its clients on a one on one basis.
  • Other medical websites are more informative than interactive.
  • Its health forum is moderated by a distinguished medical panel.

3. What are the objectives of the online doctor?
To raise awareness and promote better understanding of various health issues among the general public.

4. What are the types of membership available?
There are three types of membership.
  • Silver membership
  • Gold membership
  • Platinum membership

5. How much does it cost to become a member and access its service?
  • Silver membership is free till 2 queries in a 30 day period.
  • Gold membership costs £24 per person for 30 days.
  • Platinum membership membership costs £29 per person for 30 days.

6. What does silver membership entail?
Answers to 2 different thread of queries a month. After the initial 2 you might be charged about £25 per query.
We would strive to answer your queries within 72 hours.

7. What does gold membership entail?
Answers to 10 different thread of queries a month.
We would strive to answer your queries within 48 hours.
We would advice on blood results and basic investigations.

8. What does platinum membership entail?
Answers to 15 different thread of queries a month.
We would strive to answer your queries within 24 hours.
We would advice on blood results, x- rays, scans and complex cases.

9. Do you offer corporate membership?
Yes we do for large organisations. For corporate membership rates please email [email protected].

10. Does the online doctor replace consulting your primary care provider or your general practitioner?
Absolutely not. We always recommend that you consult your primary care provider or general practitioner for any medical and health issues.

11. Is it possible for others to view my consultation with the consultant through the online doctor?
No. The consultation and advice is kept highly confidential and stored in personal folders which are then kept in our archives section.

12. Is it possible to have a personal feel by talking to the doctor through webcam and upload any videos for consultation?
Yes. We should be able to provide the facility shortly.

For Doctors

1. Who can join the medical panel?
A specialist in their respective specialty can join, but preferably NHS consultants, Final year registrars, doctors who posses’ completion of certificate of training, dentists and general practitioners with special interest.

2. What are the benefits of joining the online doctor?

  • To promote awareness of good health in the community.
  • Build a patient base for private practise.
  • Interact with patients through the website for both pre-consultation and follow-up saving valuable chair time.
  • Refer patients to other doctors through the website.
  • Consult other doctors for second opinion.
  • Each doctor would have their personalised web page, raising the profile of the doctor.

3. What are the benefits for hospitals and other health organisations?
  • To advertise their consultants with special interests.
  • Specialised treatments offered.