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Private ENT consultant

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  • 07-03-2024 7:52pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 5,730 ✭✭✭


    I have an ear issue and am not satisfied with the treatment given in the public clinic.

    I am considering to see ENT specialist privately, but I can't find the approximate consultation cost. What shall I expect to pay for a consultation only?

    Many thanks



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  • Registered Users Posts: 9 oldblues


    One of my kids has to go a couple of times a year, guy in the Beacon and it's €250 for the visit



  • Registered Users Posts: 16,573 ✭✭✭✭banie01


    In and around €250 for the 1st visit and usually a lower rate for subsequent visits. €180 is a common enough 2nd and subsequent rate.



  • Registered Users Posts: 5,833 ✭✭✭Princess Calla


    My dr referred me to a private ENT at my request.

    At 6 months I had to start hounding them for an appointment. Finally got a cancellation appointment at 7 months. It cost over 200 for a 10 minute assessment.

    I was then told they were referring me to a different team, which incidentally is public....4 months passed I contacted that team , they never got the referral... finally got an appointment a year after the initial ENT specialist.

    So pretty much 18/19 months after my dr sent the letter I got sorted..... absolute joke!



  • Registered Users Posts: 5,730 ✭✭✭masterboy123


    Thanks all.

    I have VHI policy that covers €60 per consultation. Hopefully I won't need several visits.



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