Dr Garry Savin trained as a doctor at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead, London, qualifying in 1989 and worked in general medicine including general oncology, haematology and surgical posts. He spent a further 3 years training to become a GP in the specialities of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, Paediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After a further year as a GP Registrar, he qualified as a GP in Enfield North London where he worked in the NHS for many years and developed a passionate interest in preventive medicine. He took this passion over to the private sector and in the early 1990s helped to develop Nuffield Hospitals Health Screening and soon became their National Clinical Advisor to Health Screening for five years with clinical responsibility for 44 Wellness Centres and some 244 Health screening doctors nationally. During this time, he helped to set up 7 health assessment centres including 5 in London, Manchester, and Edinburgh. He developed and practised at the Nuffield flagship Health Assessment Centre in Queen Anne’s Street London.
Dr Savin has also practised at the prestigious London Clinic in Harley Street for many years and at the Hospital of St John and Elizabeth's in St John’s Wood as well as the London Bridge Hospital and the European Scanning Centre and Medical Express in Harley Street.
He joined “Preventicum” in February 2006 as the clinical leader and was Preventicum Medical Director and lead doctor for over 13 years, in one of the first clinics to develop scanning as a health assessment tool in the UK.
He now practises at the brand new, fully refurbished, UME Health in Central London’s prestigious medical district, which has an extensive suite of "state of the art" diagnostic scanners.
During his 30+ year career, Dr Savin has enjoyed performing in excess of 20,000 health assessments making him one of the most experienced doctors in the field both nationally and internationally.
A keen explorer, photographer, conservationist, and Medical Expedition Doctor on over a dozen expeditions worldwide, he has travelled extensively to the developing world, and been privileged to work alongside wildlife experts and documentary makers studying orangutans, Asian elephants, humpbacked whales, venomous snakes, and snow leopards, including multiple trips to Nepal, India, Mongolia, the Amazon jungle, Borneo and Sumatra.
Dr Savin leads the team who will perform your advanced health assessment at UME Health.