Find a private MRI, CT or Ultrasound scan near you and book online in minutes.
Our expert clinical team will guide you through the process, with a 1-1 consultation, referral, and digital imaging report included in the price of your scan booking.Get the diagnosis you need, with no waiting lists and no hidden costs.
Booking and referral
Select a scan type and convenient location, and make payment to secure your booking.
Within 2 days, you'll receive a phone consultation with an expert clinician, who will ask you about your symptoms, and complete your scan referral
After referral, your chosen scanning site will call you to offer a choice of appointment times.
Some of our sites allow appointment pre-selection at the point of booking. If you've already selected a time, we'll email to confirm it at this stage.
Have your scan
The expert radiographers, sonographers and patient care staff at your selected partner centre will answer any queries and complete your scan.
After your scan, the images will be prepared and sent to a highly qualified radiologist for reporting.
Receive your results
Our clinicians will receive your report, and email a copy to you. You can also request copies of your images if needed for onward care.
If any abnormalities are found, our clinicians will contact you to discuss your results and next steps.
We're the UK's largest diagnostic imaging provider, and we offer a wide range of scan types to suit your needs.
MRI scans use strong magnetic fields and radio waves to generate images. They can be used on most parts of the body, including joints, blood vessels, bones, soft tissues, organs, and the spine.
Starting from £305
Ultrasound is a safe medical imaging method, which uses high frequency sound waves to create pictures (sonograms) of the joints, soft tissues, organs and blood vessels.
Starting from £180
CT scans can be used to detect, locate and monitor diseases and abnormalities in the brain, neck, chest, abdomen, pelvis and blood vessels, and to assess bones, joints and fractures.
Starting from £360
Our full body scan service offers a preventative screening of the brain, chest, abdomen, pelvis, and key blood vessels, to look for abnormalities as early as possible.
Starting from £1,499
If you’re struggling to get a scan referral via the traditional GP route, or want to skip the waiting lists, our expert clinical team are here to help.
Choose a scan type and location, and our clinicians will provide a phone consultation within 2 days. You’ll then receive fast access to appointments at your chosen scanning site.
Your peace of mind is at the heart of what we do. Having the correct diagnosis speeds up access to the correct treatment, and can help ease your health concerns. Either way, a quicker diagnosis always means a better prognosis - and it’s our mission to help you quickly and efficiently.
We are partnered with over 150 scanning centres, so you can find an MRI, CT or ultrasound scan near you no matter where you’re located.
We give you the freedom to choose the type of scan you need, at a convenient location, with a price to suit your budget. We’ll take care of everything else, from referral to results.
Save time Reduced waiting times are one of the biggest benefits of private healthcare, with access to fast treatment when you need it. Scan.com offers an efficient alternative, providing peace of mind as soon as possible.
Access to expertise By paying for our private service, you’ll gain access to increased medical resources, expert clinician-led care and quick diagnoses from fully qualified doctors, radiologists and physiotherapists at some of the top scanning facilities nationwide.
Comprehensive services MRI, CT and Ultrasound scans have a wide variety of uses, and we also offer a number of specialist medical applications and more complex scan types. Whatever your requirement, we’ve got you covered.
Value for money The price associated with private treatment is reflected in the professional care and service that you’ll receive. Our medical team offers full guidance throughout the procedure. Here’s what some of our satisfied customers have to say about us.
Freedom to choose You get to choose where and when to be treated for a scan, allowing you to find locations within easy travelling distance at a time that suits you.
Privacy Client confidentiality is of the utmost importance. Personal data will not be shared without your consent, and we’ll only contact your GP in the case of an emergency, in line with our duty of care.
Frequently asked questions and important information about MRI scans.
A key benefit of booking with Scan.com is that you do not need a GP referral to access our services. There is also no self-referral process. Instead, our in-house medical team will contact you once you have booked and made payment for your scan. Our clinicians will ask you for all of the relevant information they need to compile a referral on your behalf, which is then passed on to your chosen scanning site.
Once you have had your scan, your radiologist’s report will be emailed to you in PDF format, usually within 7 working days.
Digital copies of your images are also available as required for onward care. The method for accessing the images differs depending on your chosen scanning site.
Some sites use IEP (Image Exchange Portal), while others require an image request form to be completed. Please refer to your results email for further information.
An MRI scan on a single body part typically takes between 10–30 minutes
Full-body MRI scans, additional body parts, or more complex scans can last up to 90 minutes. this time frame can vary, and your radiographer will let you know the estimated duration of your scan before the procedure starts. Visit our news page for more information on how MRI scans work.
Yes, we do offer cancellations and refunds, though depending on the status of your booking this may incur a £50 cancellation fee. For more information, visit our terms and conditions.
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