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BODYISM

Bodyism is both the name of the fitness club and the ‘Clean & Lean’ philosophy of James Duigan, whose mission is to create long, lean, athletic bodies. Considering the star names on his client list, including Elle ‘the body’ Macpherson,… Read More

SP&CO

Sleek, meticulous and expensive, SP&Co offers what manager Stephen Price calls a ‘fully integrated approach to improved fitness, weight management and recovery.’ For £5,775 a year, clients get a bespoke training programme alongside access to any kind of specialist help… Read More

COTTONWOOD

Located in the desert foothills of Tucson, Arizona, the scenic 35-acre campus of Cottonwood is an exclusive addiction rehab complex with a difference. In the dramatic and magical surroundings of the Sonoran desert, they provide a uniquely secluded haven for… Read More

BATH & RACQUETS CLUB, MAYFAIR

Who says getting fit requires sweaty gym kit, spirulina shots and punishing regimes? Mark Birley’s Mayfair gym is where gentlemen come to exercise. In the classically designed club, you can play squash, take a number of classes or have your… Read More

GRACE BELGRAVIA

CEO Kate Percival calls this girls only health and fitness club an ‘inclusive sorority of like-minded women.. The club takes a ‘360 degree’ approach to women of all ages, offering the UK’s most celebrated facialist, leading nutritionists, personal trainers and gynaecologists… Read More

MARK BOYDEN

MARK BOYDEN ASSOCIATES

‘You have to be innately intuitive and clinically sound,’ says Boyden, and you’ll struggle to find a psychotherapist or executive coach with a better pedigree. He has over fifteen years of experience at the top end of the sector, including… Read More

DR ANUJ CHATURVEDI

HEALTHCLIC

‘We’re a one-stop-shop for the very best private healthcare in London,’ HealthClic founder and medical director, Dr Chaturvedi, describes the luxury concierge healthcare brand he started with his daughter, Priyanka Chaturvedi, in 2015 – which he describes as a personal… Read More

DR CONWAY

DR KELLY & ASSOCIATES

‘An interest in science and a desire to do something useful’ was behind Dr Conway’s motivation to become a doctor. She graduated from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne in 1991 and has since worked in a range of surgeries and hospitals. She now holds… Read More

CASSIOBURY COURT

Situated in 190 acres of green space and woodland, Cassiobury Court is a residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation clinic that offers treatment for anxiety, eating disorders, depression, stress management and other compulsive behaviours, alongside addiction detox programs. The primary aim… Read More

JASON COZENS

GLINT PAY

Champagne in a Hampstead pub was the first thing Cozens purchased with his Glint card, to celebrate his journey to find an elegant solution to the problem of ‘stability and integrity’ in finance. Starting off as an architect he worked… Read More

CASTLE CRAIG HOSPITAL

With 30 years of experience and over 9,000 patients treated, Scotland’s Castle Craig Hospital is established as a reliably successful institution for recovering addicts. A recent report showed that 73 per cent of these clients have achieved long-term abstinence. Surrounded… Read More

DR CRISTINA ROMETE

ROC CLINIC, HARLEY STREET

Dr Romete was the first person in her Romanian family to go to university, and she came to the UK on a scholarship to continue her studies at Cambridge University. Having completed all postgraduate training in the UK, she worked… Read More

DR ETTLINGER

LONDON GENERAL PRACTICE

Dr Ettlinger established one of London’s most prestigious private practices, the London General Practice in Devonshire Street, and he now employs a team of several excellent GPs specialising in a range of health issues. With the principal aim of ‘treating… Read More

BAMFORD HAYBARN SPA AT THE BERKELEY HOTEL

This spa aims and claims to bring the freshness of the country to Central London. On the seventh floor of the Berkeley Hotel in Knightsbridge has the rooftop pool, secret garden and fitness room kitted out with all the gear…. Read More

CLOUDS HOUSE

Clouds House in Wiltshire is one of a few internationally renowned addiction treatment centres run by the charity Action on Addiction. Guests have been seeking help at Clouds House since 1982, when Peter and Margaret Ann McCann converted what was… Read More

SOUTH KENSINGTON CLUB

This private members’ health club is housed in a vast Georgian building, the former site of Ronnie Wood’s infamous Harrington Club and Francis Bacon’s first London studio. Membership costs £3,900 a year with a £1,000 joining fee, and you get… Read More

THE KUSNACHT PRACTICE

Lowell Monkhouse established the exclusive Kusnacht Practice in 2007 for deeply personal reasons; his close friend was dying of alcoholism and unable to get the help he needed in Switzerland. With his team of psychotherapists and doctors, Monkhouse treats all… Read More

THE LIBRARY

It might not sound like an obvious place to break sweat, but this library-themed gym, based in London’s Notting Hill, combines rigorous background research with weight loss programs. Short bursts of intense exercise are combined with a low glycaemic diet… Read More

DR LISA ANDERSON

PLATINUM MEDICAL CENTRE

Dr Anderson runs her private practice at the Platinum Centre alongside partnership in a busy North London NHS practice, a balancing act that enables her to bring together knowledge and experience from both sides. Within general practice, particular specialities include… Read More

DR MCIVER

SLOANE MEDICAL PRACTICE

‘There are many factors at play in diagnosis,’ says Dr McIver, director of Sloane Medical Practice in Knightsbridge. ‘How well you know someone is a key diagnostic tool; people come to us because they know us.’ Roughly 75 per cent… Read More

DR MICHAEL CLARKE

KNIGHTSBRIDGE DOCTORS

The senior partner at Knightsbridge Doctors, a long-established private practice round the corner from Harrods, Dr Clarke has been practicing from the surgery in Basil Mansions since 1978. Having qualified from Oxford University and St Mary’s Medical School, Dr Clarke… Read More

DR MICHAEL CRISWELL

SLOANE SQUARE

At fifteen his piano teacher deemed Dr Michael Criswell’s plans to become a lawyer too dull, and so he decided to become a doctor ‘to please my piano teacher’. No doubt five generations of doctors in the family supplemented the… Read More

DR NEIL HAUGHTON

NOTTING HILL PRACTICE

In addition to qualifications in general practice, cancer treatment, sexual health, child health, and gynaecology, Dr Haughton has an MA in renaissance art. Having completed his (medical) studies at Cambridge University and his GP training in Canterbury, he became a… Read More

DR PETER KING-LEWIS

When he was 29, Dr King-Lewis left his job as a submariner and diving officer in the Royal Navy to train as a doctor. And there are certainly elements of his previous life that he can take into the present… Read More

BETHESDA, PLETTENBERG BAY

Clients come from all corners to Colin Garnett’s Bethesda clinic in South Africa, specialising in the treatment of addictions. This is not a clinic staffed with sparkling, pearly white shrinks, but with (no-less professional) trained doctors and therapists, many of… Read More

THE PRIORY

Established in 1872, the Priory is just one of several Priory group clinics nationwide, and yet it is known simply as the Priory, perhaps for its high intake of celebrities. It is conveniently located (for the celebrity waiting list) in… Read More

KX PRIVATE MEMBERS CLUB

In the epicurean changing rooms at KX gym in Chelsea, the non-slip surfacing on the shower floors is a designed replica of the rubber studs on the soles of Tod’s driving shoes. They think of everything, providing their celebrity-heavy client… Read More

PROMIS RESIDENTIAL CLINIC

With the stated motivation ‘to provide you with a sound foundation, offering the best chance of lasting success and a greater quality of life as you journey on’, Promis Residential Clinics around the UK have been treating addictions and disorders… Read More

WHITE RIVER MANOR

Adventure sports, safari tours, gourmet chefs and luxury accommodation are all part of the package at White River Manor, a rehabilitation centre in South Africa. ‘Luxury is an essential component to the daily restoration experience,’ says the clinic’s literature; you… Read More

DR ROBERT LEFEVER

Dr Lefever is a physician in the true sense of the word. From his practice in South Kensington, he treats patients ‘with time, attention and care’. As a working doctor, he has treated over 5,000 inpatients and many more outpatients… Read More

THE SPA AT DOLPHIN SQUARE

Westminster meets Marrakech in this small, discreet, Moroccan spa hidden in the confines of Dolphin Square in Pimlico. The spa offers Moroccan therapies from massages to facials at competitive London rates to men and women. The mineral-rich water is drawn… Read More

THE SPA AT MANDARIN ORIENTAL

Central Knightsbridge may be an unlikely location for a haven, but the Mandarin Oriental Spa promises ‘physical and spiritual harmony’ to their clients. The spa encompasses eight treatment rooms, vitality pools and amethyst crystal steam rooms spread over two floors…. Read More

LIFE WORKS COMMUNITY LTD

In the leafy grounds of a Grade II listed Georgian mansion in Surrey, a team of consultants and therapists at Life Works Community Ltd address mental issues including addiction, eating disorders and other compulsive behaviours. Through the provision of a… Read More