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

Hip Surgery

The Orthopaedic Unit provides a dedicated service to patients with hip problems. We have a reputation for excellent standards of hip surgery and expertise, supported by superb nursing team and physiotherapists that specialise in hip conditions.

Hip surgery

Our Consultants at the Orthopaedic Unit are leading experts in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of all hip conditions. We have a reputation for excellence in hip surgery and pride ourselves on our world-class standard of care.

Bursitis

Bursitis is when this becomes inflamed, restricting the natural movement of that joint until the friction between the tendons and the bursa causes more irritation resulting in inflammation. In certain situations if treatment isn’t proven to be effective, a bursectomy (surgical removal of the bursa) may be reccomended. Read more about Hip Bursitis and the treatment options available.

Hip arthritis

There are many different forms of hip arthritis that cause a wide range of different symptoms. Two of the most common types of hip arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. There are many treatment options for arthritis depending on the individual case and the affecting factors. One of these options could be for surgery. Read more about hip arthritis and the treatment options available.

Hip replacement

A hip replacement is a common surgical procedure where a damaged hip joint is replaced with an artificial one. A hip replacement may be required if your hip joint becomes damaged and causes you persistent pain or prevents you from undertaking every day tasks. At London Orthopaedic Specialists we offer a variety of hip replacements to suit each individual. Read more about hip replacement and our leading orthopaedic Consultants.

Private Orthopaedic Clinic

The Orthopaedic Unit at St John & St Elizabeth Hospital is one of the country’s leading private orthopaedic centres. We provide a complete service for the assessment, treatment and management of orthopaedic and musculoskeletal problems.

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Patient information

Our Hospital is renowned for providing exemplary levels of care across more than 90 services. From orthopaedics, to urology, our private GP practice and Urgent Care Clinic, our services are led by some of London’s leading Consultants. For more information, and to find a service suitable for your care, find out more about the services that we offer.

Make an enquiry

If you have any questions relating to treatment options or pricing information, 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 health insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa Health, Aviva), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation before any treatment, and in most cases you will also require a referral letter from your GP.

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

*Please note – for investigations such as X-rays and MRIs, 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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