Hormonal testing for menopause
Better understand and manage hormonal changes during menopause
Our hormone screening services are designed to help you better understand your hormone levels during this transformative phase of life. By evaluating your hormone levels, we can gain valuable insights into your hormonal balance and identify any irregularities that may contribute to menopause-related symptoms.
Our team of dedicated healthcare professionals is here to support you every step of the way, providing personalised care and guidance to help you achieve optimal hormonal health and overall well-being. Explore our range of hormone screening options tailored specifically for menopause, and take control of your journey towards a healthier and happier life.
What hormonal screens are available?
Comprehensive evaluation of hormone levels during menopause. Suitable for various menopause symptoms.
Tests for: Oestradiol, Progesterone, Testosterone, SHBG, FSH, LH, TSH, T4, T3, Vitamin D
£250. Results in 4 working days.
Essential Sex Hormone Screen
Assessment of sex hormone levels during menopause. Suitable for symptoms like low libido and mood swings.
Tests for: Oestradiol, Progesterone, Testosterone, SHBG, FSH, LH
£150. Results in 4 working days.
Testosterone + Hormone Balance Screen
Focuses on testosterone levels and hormonal balance during menopause. Suitable for low energy and mood changes.
Tests for: Testosterone & SHBG
£100. Results in 4 working days.
Hormone and Thyroid Screen
Evaluation of hormonal and thyroid health during menopause. Suitable for menopause symptoms and thyroid concerns.
Tests for: Oestradiol, Testosterone, SHBG, TSH, T4, T3
£150. Results in 4 working days.
Thyroid Function Screen
Assessment of thyroid function during menopause. Suitable for symptoms related to thyroid dysfunction.
Tests for: TSH, T4, T3
£100. Results in 4 working days.
How does it work?
Our healthcare professionals will review your medical history and symptoms related to menopause to recommend a hormone screening panel.
Once the consultation is complete and the recommended hormone screen is determined, the next step is sample collection. This typically involves a simple blood test.
Results will be available within 4 working days.
Advice & Management
One your results are back, we will request you to arrange a follow up call to discuss the next steps which may include lifestyle changes, hormone replacement therapy, or other interventions to address any hormonal imbalances.
Your questions answered
Keep scrolling to see more FAQs.
What is hormone screening for menopause?
Hormone screening for menopause is a specialised diagnostic test that involves measuring various hormone levels in the body. It helps us assess your hormonal balance and identify any irregularities or imbalances that may contribute to menopause-related symptoms.
Why should I consider hormone screening for menopause?
Hormone screening can provide valuable insights into your hormone levels, allowing us to diagnose and manage menopause-related symptoms effectively. It helps us tailor treatment options specifically to your hormonal needs, leading to better symptom control and overall well-being.
What symptoms indicate the need for hormone screening during menopause?
Common symptoms that may indicate the need for hormone screening include hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, sleep disturbances, low libido, vaginal dryness, fatigue, weight changes, and changes in menstrual patterns. However, each individual is unique, and we will assess your specific symptoms and medical history to determine if hormone screening is appropriate for you.
How do I prepare for hormone screening?
We will provide you with specific instructions for preparation, such as fasting requirements or adjusting medication schedules if necessary. It’s important to follow these guidelines to ensure accurate and reliable test results.
Are hormone tests painful?
Hormone tests typically involve a simple blood sample, which may cause minimal discomfort for a short duration. Our experienced and skilled healthcare professionals strive to make the process as comfortable as possible for you.
When should I get hormone screening done during menopause?
The timing of hormone screening depends on your symptoms and individual circumstances. We will work closely with you to determine the most appropriate timing for your specific situation.
How long does it take to get the hormone test results?
We understand that timely results are important to you. In most cases, you can expect to receive your hormone test results within a few days to a week. Our team will keep you informed of the expected timeframe.
What happens if my hormone levels are abnormal?
If your hormone levels are found to be abnormal, we will interpret the results in the context of your symptoms and medical history. We will then develop a personalised treatment plan tailored to your needs, which may include hormone replacement therapy, lifestyle modifications, dietary changes, or other interventions to address hormonal imbalances and alleviate your menopause-related symptoms.
Will my insurance cover hormone screening for menopause?
Insurance coverage for hormone screening may vary depending on your insurance provider and policy. Our dedicated team can assist you in understanding your insurance coverage and any potential out-of-pocket costs.
How often should I repeat hormone screening during menopause?
The frequency of hormone screening varies for each individual. We will assess your progress and treatment response, and then advise you on the appropriate timing for follow-up hormone testing. This ensures we are monitoring your hormone levels effectively and making any necessary adjustments to your treatment plan.
Understanding your menopause
Our specialist information on Menopause is designed to help you better understand the changes your body is going through and to help you make the right decisions when it comes to managing it.
A clear pricing structure
In the event that you are hoping for your insurance to cover the cost of your visit, we request you to contact them before booking an appointment. Furthermore, the consultation fee is not incuded in the tests/procedures/medications.
In Person (45 minutes)£150
Telephone/Video (45 minutes)£150
Hormonal testing for managing menopause
Comprehensive Menopause Screen (Oestradiol, Progesterone, Testosterone, SHBG, FSH, LH, TSH, T4, T3, Vitamin D)£250
Essential Sex Hormone Screen (Oestradiol, Progesterone, Testosterone, SHBG, FSH, LH)£150
Testosterone and Hormone Balance Screen (Testosterone, SHBG)£100
Comprehensive Hormone and Thyroid Screen (Oestradiol, Testosterone, SHBG, TSH, T4, T3)£150
Thyroid Function Screen (TSH, T4, T3)£100
Hormonal Replacement Therapy (HRT)
Initial Private Prescription (inc. in consultation)
Repeat Private Prescription£30
Mirena Coil Fitting (45 minutes)£450
Menopause consultation + Mirena Coil Fitting (1.5 hours)£600
Mirena Coil Removal (Routine)£150
Mirena Coil Removal (Ultrasound Guided)£350
Mirena Coil Check (Routine)£60
Mirena Coil Check (Ultrasound Guided)£150