Dr Carole McAlister is a FCO (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) registered doctor.
The medical for a Saudi Arabia Visa requires extensive (and expensive!) blood tests.
You should allow two hours for the medical (including the Xray). The Doctor will go through your medical history and then undertake a thorough physical examination consisting of height, weight, urine, vision, examination of your respiratory, cardiovascular, abdominal, neurological and musculoskeletal systems.
The Saudi Arabia Visa Medical includes:
• medical examination
• chest x-ray
• HIV test
• Syphilis test
• Hepatitis B & C
• Malaria Abs
• Bilharzia Abs
• liver function test
• pregnancy test for women
If you have any additional requirements, further charges might apply.
Please bring with you:
The medical form. This can be downloaded at the top of this page
1 recent passport photo
Your glasses or contact lenses
Copies of any significant hospital letters, abnormal results etc
The medical is carried out at GP Matters (24 Buckingham Terrace, Glasgow, G12 8ED). The chest X-ray is carried out at the Nuffield Hospital (25 Beaconsfield Rd, Glasgow G12 0PJ) - 5 min drive from the clinic - we will arrange it for you just after your medical.
After your Saudi Arabia Visa Medical:
Please allow 10-14 days for your Saudi Visa medical to be finalised. This will then be e-mailed to you and the original document can be collected or posted to you.
Saudi Arabia Visa Medical - £750
Please note that in the event that your Visa is not granted we cannot refund the cost of your Saudi Visa Medical.