Incision is a membership scheme specifically for surgeons. Each member benefits from a regulated and contractual insurance policy, which meets and exceeds the requirements of all private hospital groups.

The policy will cover you for


Medical professional liability

Cover for claims arising from medical and professional services in your private practice


Professional indemnity

Cover for appraiser and trainer work, libel and slander, loss of documents and breach of professional confidentiality


Public liability

Cover for claims made against you for bodily injury to members of the public on your premises


Cyber liability

Cover for claims arising from a cyber event, up to the value of £1m


Commercial legal protection

Cover for defence costs for GMC, disciplinary and coronial hearings or inquiries. Also includes HMRC investigations and a claims review service.


*certain excess options may not be available

Incision Support

All Incision members have access to our in-house Incision Support, which includes the following services:

Claims handling

All claims are handled by our expert claims-handling team. They'll liaise with you and keep you updated.

Medico-legal advice

Our team of medico-legal advisors are available 24/7 to assist you in the event of a claim. The team is led by Dr. Michael Kyriagis, who is a dually qualified doctor and lawyer.

Health advisory line

Our telephone counselling service provides peace of mind and helps you cope with the stress of your work.

Incision support plus

This provides discretionary cover for non-medical indemnity issues, such as professional matters and claims arising from risks connected with your practice but are not otherwise covered by insurance.

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All you need to get a quote


Financial information


Number of independent practice sessions


Approximate number of surgical and non-surgical procedures per year


Details of any claims or Letters of Good Standing from previous indemnifiers