Where to find us: Gyne appointments are held at the Spire Alexandra Hospital (Impton Lane, Chatham ME5 9PG) and KIMS (Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone ME14 5FT).

Change or cancel an existing scan booking: If you would like to change an appointment already booked, please call Helen, Dr Penman’s Secretary, on  07880 701732 .

Christmas appointments: 

Dr Penman has limited gynae appointments over the Christmas and New Year period. As such, please book as soon as possible if you would like an appointment in this time. Please note: There will be NO appointments at KIMS over the Christmas and New Year period.

Mon 23 Dec     Normal appointment times
Tue 24 Dec       8.15am – 1.00pm
Wed 25 Dec     Closed
Thurs 26 Dec   Closed
Fri 27 Dec         9.15am – 3.30pm
Sat 28 Dec        Normal appointment times
Mon 30 Dec     1.00pm – 3.30pm
Tue 31st Dec    8.15am to 1.30pm
Wed 1 Jan        Closed
Thurs 2 Jan      Normal appointment times

How to book:

Self-funding appointments (At Spire Alexandra Hospital ONLY): Patients who are self funding their appointments can now book directly online by clicking the button below.

                                                      Book Online Gynae Appointment Here

Cervical screening appointments: Please call the Spire Alexandra Hospital on 01634 687166.  These appointments require a different length of appointment to general gynae appointments.        

Self-referral appointments: Dr Penman is happy to see patients that refer themselves without a letter from their GP. However, please remember that if you are going to fund the treatment with your private medical insurance, you will need a referral letter from your GP.

Your GP will be happy to refer you to Dr Penman either at the Spire Alexandra Hospital or Kent Institute for Medicine and Surgery (KIMS).

If you need more information on booking an appointment, please call Helen on 07880 701732.