MyHealthChecked | About

About MyHealthChecked

MyHealthChecked believes that better health starts with knowing where you stand. With a range of accessible testing options from private COVID testing through to insight into intolerances and genetic predispositions, we promise clarity, accuracy and an affordable service you can trust.

We’re part of Concepta, a UK-based independent health company. Our focus is helping people access quality science, so they can make better decisions about their health and fertility. Concepta Diagnostics is also parent to Mylo, the lab-quality fertility tracker that helps women understand when they’re ovulating to improve their chances of conception.

Who are the team behind MyHealthChecked?

Founded by scientists

Bhavika Patel

Dr Greg Fitzgibbon

Jane Kelly

Dr Paul Docherty

Our Leadership Team

Penny has worked in consumer healthcare for over 15 years, specialising in marketing-led educational programmes in women’s health. She’s been involved in many campaigns that raise awareness around intimate health conditions, understanding the customer, and providing information and support to women at various life stages.

Penny McCormick, CEO

Karen heads the technical function at Mylo and she’s worked in the medical diagnostic industry for over 20 years. She has a PhD in Biochemistry and has developed novel tests for both lab and home use in multiple applications, including fertility and infertility.

Dr Karen Whiting, CTO

Maddy is an experienced CFO having spent over 25 years working with growth life science and technology companies. Prior to Concepta she was CFO for Ieso Digital Health, Psioxus Therapeutics and Lab21, and was Finance Director at Alliance Pharma plc from its start-up through to the IPO on AIM. She is an FCCA and has a PGDip in Financial Strategy from Said Business School, Oxford.

Maddy Kennedy, CFO

Why we are different

Safe, private and reliable

We take accuracy and security very seriously – learn more on our Trust & Safety page.

Supporting the NHS

Our scientists give you answers when the NHS can’t, for example, if you aren’t eligible for an NHS COVID test.

UK laboratories

We handle, prepare and dispose of your sample with care, before testing at our very own custom-built laboratories.

Quality tests and processes

We never cut corners – every test we run is at the highest levels of clinical practice.

Experienced scientists

Your sample is in safe hands with our experienced team of scientists.

Expert approval

Our team of experts interpret your result into one clear and understandable answer.

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