Health & Wellness

Private Doctors & Surgeons



Advice type

General practice

The arts & entertainment

Client Types



Senior executives


Sector Focus

Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare


Geographical Focus

United Kingdom

United States

Customer Type

Private doctor

Dr Paul Ettlinger

Spear's Review

Dr Paul Ettlinger is founder and medical director of The London General Practice, a clinic of 11 doctors an 30 staff on Harley Street offering a comprehensive service from initial GP appointments to referrals to an international network of specialists for onward care.

Dr Ettinger has particular interests in men's health and preventative medicine, providing assessments for individuals and corporate clients. His paper on the importance of personal continuity in general practice was published in the British Medical Journal.

The practice aims to provide same-day appointments, lasting a minimum of 30 minutes to allow adequate time for a comprehensive, thorough and accurate personal health assessment.

Adviser Profile

‘We provide high quality, personal care,' says Dr Paul Ettlinger, founder of The London General Practice. The practice is renowned for swift same day appointments, with a focus on personal, individualised health care. 'The London General Practice is about competence, availability, and affability,' Dr Ettlinger says. 'We count royal families, celebrities and corporations among our patients. CEOs and HNWs are used to controlling things, but their health is different. We guide them, providing personal care and helping them with their medical problems.' The firm has considerable experience in working with large organisations, offering a tailored service based on the requirements of a particular industry or profession.

Patients access a global network of doctors in the US, UAE, Dubai, Hong Kong and India. Its preventative healthcare service includes general health screening, to address gender-specific health concerns.

The practice provides on call care 24/7, 365 days for patients, as well as guests of many of the five-star London hotels. The philosophy of the practice is to research all state-of-the-art technology and treatments, including a review of stem cell therapies.

A recent inspection by the CQC found patients described the care as excellent and having made a significant contribution to their health and well-being.

Dr Ettlinger is a fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and in Occupational Health. His interests lie in quality of care, preventative medicine and men's health. He has previous experience as a lecturer at Imperial College, London. He has written a number of papers, including one of the importance of personal and continuity of care in general practice, which has been published in the British Medical Journal.

Rank: Top Recommended

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