Brain Scans

Brain Scans

From headaches to hearing loss, and migraines to memory issues, our expert clinicians can are here to help put your mind at ease. Book online, and you'll get a pre-scan phone assessment, a brain MRI scan, a radiologist’s report, images, and a follow-up consultation to discuss your results and recommendations.

Private Brain Scans

Not sure what you need?

Book a consultation call with our clinicians for expert advice. It costs just £50, and you'll get your money back as a discount off any recommended scans.

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Who will I be assessed by?

You'll be matched with a member of our experienced clinical team, which includes GPs and radiologists. They'll provide a phone consultation to talk about your symptoms and medical history before your brain scan, and another follow-up call to discuss the results and next steps.

Your brain scan will be reviewed by an expert radiologist, who is a highly-trained doctor specialising in interpreting medical images. They will write a report of their findings, which will be explained to you by your dedicated clinician during the follow-up call, and shared by email afterwards.

How long does a brain scan take?

An MRI brain scan usually takes between 10-30 minutes, and your radiographer will explain the procedure when you arrive. Your overall appointment duration will also include any necessary safety checks and time to get changed and secure your belongings.

What does a brain scan show?

An MRI scan is the gold-standard test for creating detailed brain images. It can show the brain structures (cerebrum, cerebellum, and brainstem), blood vessels, inner ear and eye structures, and the skull and facial bones.

Brain MRI can reveal aneurysms, stroke, fluid on the brain (hydrocephalus), tumours, neurological disorders such as MS or Alzheimer’s, and degenerative diseases.

How much is a brain scan in the UK? makes it easy to compare prices, appointment availability, and facilities at over 200 private scanning centres nationwide, and includes clinician consultations within the cost. Starting from just £335, it is easy to find a brain scan in the UK to suit your budget and lifestyle.

How long do brain scan results take?

After your brain MRI scan, you can return to your day as normal and expect to receive your results within 7 working days. A highly-trained radiologist will review your images and write a report of their findings about your brain health. You’ll receive this report, along with a post-consultation call with our clinical team to discuss the results and any next steps.

Brain Scan Costs

When you book a private brain scan with, you'll receive a full, end-to-end package of care, starting from just £335.

Our scan costs vary depending on the pricing set by the individual scanning centres we work with.


Private Brain Scan

Starting from £335

Quick and easy referral process, with support from a dedicated expert clinician

Your MRI scan, at a selected location near you

Digital access to your radiologist's report, and the option to request copies of your images as required

If there are any next steps or adverse findings, our expert clinicians will provide a post-scan phone consultation to explain your scan results

How it works

  1. 01 Book and referral

    Select a scan, choose a 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 create your referral.

  2. 02 Scan Confirmation

    After referral, your chosen scanning site will call you to confirm your appointment date and time. Please wait until they have called before booking any time off or travel arrangements for your appointment.

  3. 03 Have your scan

    You'll visit your selected scanning centre, where expert radiographers and patient care staff will explain the procedure and complete your scan. Afterwards, the images will be sent to a highly qualified radiologist for reporting.

  4. 04 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.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions about booking an MRI scan with us, visit our FAQ guide.

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