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COVID-19 update:  Our hospital is still fully open for appointments and admissions, however visitors are not permitted.

London Orthopaedic Specialists

The Orthopaedic Unit offers rapid diagnosis, intervention and aftercare, with a national and international reputation for exemplary treatment of all sports injuries. The clinic is led by some of the UK’s top sports injury doctors. They are supported by world class operating theatres, physiotherapy and imaging.

Our aim is to be the best facility available for patients looking for treatment of all orthopaedic and sports injuries.

Orthopaedic Clinics

Our expertise

St John & St Elizabeth Hospital is one of the country’s leading private orthopaedic centres, providing a complete clinical service for the assessment, treatment and management of the entire spectrum of orthopaedic and musculoskeletal problems, including Rheumatology and Sports Medicine.

We are a centre of excellence, offering the rare and unique facility of diagnosis and treatment of such a comprehensive range of conditions in the one centre. Our team of expert orthopaedic consultants and physicians offer the very highest standards of medical and surgical care using the most cutting-edge procedures within our state-of-the-art unit.

The Hospital is proud to be the London home of British Athletics, providing expert assessment, management and treatment of the UK’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

Orthopaedics refers to treatments involving the musculo-skeletal system, the system that enables physical movement using the muscles and skeleton.

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Musculoskeletal problems include:

  • Trauma
  • Sporting injuries
  • Rheumatic conditions
  • Rheumatic diseases
  • Arthritis
  • Pains/conditions associated with ageing

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rheumatologists, Neurologists, Sports Physicians, Pain Consultants and Podiatrists are fully supported by teams of Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologists, specialist radiographers, physiotherapists, theatre and nursing staff. All the specialities work together to provide a complete and coordinated assessment and treatment service in a luxurious, clean and safe environment.


Make an enquiry

If you have any questions relating to treatment options or pricing information then get in touch with us by filling out one of our contact boxes or giving us a call on 0207 078 3891.

Our Appointments Team have a dedicated and caring approach to finding you the earliest appointment possible with the best specialist.

 If you are self-paying you don’t need a referral from your GP for a consultation. You can simply refer yourself* and book an appointment.

If you have medical insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa PPP, Aviva), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation for any treatment and, in most cases, you will require a referral letter from your GP.

If you do not have a GP, then we have an in-house private GP practice that you can use. Alternatively we can suggest the most appropriate course of action for you to take, given your location and individual circumstance.

*Please note – for investigations such as X-rays and MRI’s a referral will be required. However, we may be able to arrange this for you through our on-site private GP.

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    Our charity

    The Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth is a charity, meaning every time you visit here for treatment you are helping someone less fortunate than yourself.

    Our aim is to help care for the sick, whilst putting back profits from our world-renowned organisation to fund our on-site hospice and clinics. Our key objectives are to make sure that patients receive the support and treatment they need in an environment that is safe and secure, offering the very highest standards of care to whoever seeks it.

    As a charity, we must operate on a not-for-profit basis and our assets are used for charitable purposes.

    Careers

    Whether you’re looking for clinical, corporate or operations roles, take the next step in your career at St John & St Elizabeth hospital.

    We pride ourselves on the family-feeling we have at the Hospital and the development and happiness of our staff. We want to give you the opportunity to work in a feel-good environment that provides you with the opportunity to develop your expertise.

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