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Greater Heal
Spell holy greaterheal.png
  • Greater Heal
  • 40 yd  range
  • 32% of base mana
  • 3 sec cast
  • A slow casting spell that heals a single target for X.
Usable by
CooldownNone/Global Cooldown
Healing Focus (priest talent), Holy Specialization, Divine Fury, Inspiration, Spiritual Healing, Holy Concentration, Blessed Resilience, Empowered Healing, Serendipity, Test of Faith, Martyrdom, Silent Resolve, Inner Focus, Focused Power, Enlightenment, Focused Will, Power Infusion, Renewed Hope, Divine Aegis, Grace, Borrowed Time.
Other information
"As long as you're not dead, you'll be as good as new."[1]

Greater Heal is a priest healing spell. It is the largest single-target direct heal available to the class.

Rank table

Rank Healing Level Cost
1 899 - 1013 40 1g 62s
2 1149–1289 46 2g 34s
3 1437–1609 52 3g 42s
4 1798–2006 58 3g 96s
5 1966–2194 60 5g 85s
6 2074 - 2410 63 5g 85s
7 2396 - 2784 68 9g 90s
8 3395 - 3945 73 18g
9 3950 - 4590 78 18g


Greater Heal gains 161.14% of your spell power. The value increases to 201.14% with Empowered Healing.


Holy Talents

  • Healing Focus (priest talent), reduces the pushback suffered from damaging attacks by 35/70% when casting healing spells.
  • Holy Specialization, increased critical strike chance with all Holy spells by 1/2/3/4/5%.
  • Divine Fury, reduces the cast time by 0.1/0.2/0.3/0.4/0.5 seconds.
  • Inspiration, critical heals cause the target to take 3/7/10% less physical damage.
  • Improved Healing, reduced the mana cost by 5/10/15%.
  • Spiritual Healing, increases the amount healed by your healing spells by 2/4/6/8/10%.
  • Holy Concentration, increases your Spirit-based mana regeneration by 16/32/50%, after you critically heal with Greater Heal.
  • Blessed Resilience, increases your healing by 1/2/3%, after being critically hit for 6 seconds.
  • Empowered Healing, your Greater Heal has increased benefit from bonus healing effects by 8/16/24/32/40%.
  • Serendipity, when you heal with Flash Heal, the cast time of Greater Heal or Prayer of Healing is reduced by 12% stacking 3 times (12/24/36%).
  • Test of Faith, increases healing by 4/8/12% on targets below 50% health.

Discipline Talents

  • Martyrdom, reduces the pushback by 10/20%, only after being a victim of a critical strike (50/100% chance to proc).
  • Silent Resolve, reduces threat by 7/14/20%.
  • Inner Focus, the spell costs no mana, and increases it's critical strike chance by 25%.
  • Focused Power, increases healing done by 2/4%.
  • Enlightenment, increases haste of all spells by 2/4/6%.
  • Focused Will, increases critical strike chance of all spells by 1/2/3%.
  • Power Infusion, reduces casting time and mana cost of spells by 20% for 15 seconds.
  • Renewed Hope, increases critical strike chance by 2/4% on targets affected by a Weakened Soul debuff.
  • Divine Aegis, critical heals create a protective shield that absorbs 10/20/30% damage.
  • Grace, increases healing by 3% stacking 3 times (3/6/9%).
  • Borrowed Time, increases haste by 5/10/15/20/25% after casting Power Word: Shield.


  1. TCGToDP, pg. 70