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Welcome to GPs and dentists

The changing healthcare landscape is presenting doctors, dentists and other healthcare practitioners with unprecedented challenges.

Healthcare practices need their advisers to understand the pressures they are under and help them respond to these challenges.Practice_Index_GP

The Healthcare Practices team at Ward Hadaway is able to draw on the extensive expertise and experience of the firm’s health practice to provide a full legal service to GPs, dentists, pharmacists, opticians and other healthcare practitioners.

Our lawyers’ expertise in health matters is nationally recognised, and our understanding of issues affecting healthcare practitioners is second to none.

Our service includes advice on:

  • Acquisitions and sales of practices
  • Advice on primary care contracting and performers list issues
  • CQC registration
  • Employment and HR support
  • Formation of GP provider bodies and federations
  • GP-led commissioning
  • Incorporation of practices
  • Joint ventures and collaborative working
  • Mergers of practices
  • Partnership and expense sharing agreements
  • Partnership disputes
  • Practice mergers
  • Property law
  • Regulatory issues
  • Retirement planning and succession arrangements
  • Revalidation
  • Tendering for NHS work

For more details on how we can help your practice, please get in touch.

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What our clients say

  • "Ward Hadaway has provided us with an exceptional service. Their swift responses, professional client management and attention to detail has left us feeling very satisfied with our business purchase. We really felt that we had an excellent team of solicitors working very much for us, and we were kept well informed at all stages. We felt they provided us with excellent advice in every aspect of our transaction. We will have no hesitation using their services again. "

    Lee Gemmell, Kingston Park Dental Practice
  • "We cannot recommend Ward Hadaway more highly....All [members of the team] completed their various roles calmly and efficiently, being the friendly contact at the end of a phone or e-mail almost immediately whenever we needed help and advice. I would not hesitate to recommend them to any other dentist who is contemplating the sale, or indeed purchase, of a dental practice."

    Paul Winfield, Former dental practice owner
  • "We have always felt entirely supported and any queries that we have had have been dealt with quickly and professionally."

    Dr Antony Moore, Chairman, Newcastle GP Services Limited

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