View all orthopaedic treatments

Achilles tendon repair

A surgical procedure for a ruptured Achilles tendon, undertaken to help you get back to full fitness following an injury.

Ankle Arthroscopy

A diagnostic test allowing our consultant to investigate the inside of your ankle joint using a small surgical camera (arthroscope). It’s used to diagnose ligament damage to arthritis.

Ankle joint fusion

If you have a painful ankle joint caused by osteoarthritis, fusion surgery to permanently join the ankle bones, can be a highly effective treatment option.

Ankle ligament reconstruction

A surgical procedure to strengthen the supporting ankle ligaments to improve stability.

Ankle replacement

Surgery to relieve the pain caused by ankle arthritis when your symptoms haven’t responded to other treatments.

Anterior cervical discectomy

Neck surgery to relieve pressure on the spinal cord using an anterior approach, a worn disc is removed from the neck to relieve nerve root pressure and pain, weakness, numbness, and tingling.

ACL reconstruction

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a major ligament in the knee. This procedure is to repair the ACL if it becomes damaged or torn, and restore stability in your knee.

Arthroscopic meniscectomy

A minimally invasive keyhole surgery procedure to remove torn or damaged cartilage (meniscus) in the knee.

Autologous cartilage-cell implantation

A surgical treatment to repair damage in the articular cartilage of your knee. Also known as autologous chondrocyte implantation.

Big toe arthritis surgery

A surgical procedure that helps alleviate pain by removing the arthritic toe joint and fusing the two big toe bones with metal.

Capsular release of the shoulder

A type of keyhole surgery for frozen shoulder problems which aims to release the stiffness caused by frozen shoulder. Also known as arthroscopic capsular release.

Cervical disc replacement

Disc replacement surgery for the neck area of the spine. Cervical discs that become damaged can cause you considerable pain, numbness and weakness that radiates into your arms.

Cheilectomy

A treatment performed as either open or minimally invasive surgery, this procedure is used to treat milder cases of osteoarthritis in the big toe.

Arthroscopic chondroplasty

A surgical procedure used to repair a small area of damaged cartilage in the knee.

Clavicle fixation

Open reduction with internal fixation (ORIF) or clavicle reduction and fixation is a surgical procedure to stabilise a broken collar bone, helping it to heal correctly.

Closed reduction for broken bones

Closed reduction surgery and casting of fractures. If you've broken a bone, our orthopaedic surgeons can reset it without cutting into your skin.

Closed reduction for hip dislocation

Closed reduction is a specific type of surgery that is used to correct dysplasia of the hip (hip dislocation) in babies.

Decompression and neurolysis of nerves

Surgery to release trapped peripheral nerves, relieving pain and numbness.

Distal bicep tendon repair

This procedure can be used to repair a tendon injury and help you regain strength and range of movement.

Elbow arthroscopy

This is a procedure in which a small camera (arthroscope) is inserted into your elbow joint using minimally invasive keyhole surgery. It’s used primarily to investigate and diagnose conditions.

Elbow replacement surgery

Replacing the damaged surfaces of the elbow with a metal and plastic joint to increase mobility and reduce pain. Also known as an arthroplasty for the elbow.

Caudal epidural

A steroid injection to give pain relief, involves an injection with a mix of local anaesthetic and steroids into an area near your spinal cord.

Facet joint injection

A steroid injection to the facet joint, used to diagnose or manage pain in your lower back.

Foot drop surgery

HCA UK surgeons can restore function in people experiencing foot drop using advanced surgical tendon transfer techniques.

Foot orthotics

Insoles or custom orthotic supports for shoes to take the strain off joints, reduce pain and increase foot mobility for those affected by poor foot posture.

Ganglion Cyst Removal

Surgical removal of a ganglion cyst associated with a joint or tendon sheath.


Hip Arthroscopy

This minimally invasive procedure offers an alternative to open techniques and can evaluate hip conditions such as labral tears, arthritis and chondral injuries.

Hip impingement surgery

Hip impingement surgery reshapes the bones of the hip joint to correct abnormal bone contact and reduce cartilage damage.

Hip replacement surgery

An operation to replace a worn or damaged hip joint with an artificial one. Hip replacement surgery can bring you great relief from chronic hip pain and improve your mobility and quality of life.

Hip resurfacing surgery

METAL-ON-METAL HIP RESURFACING (MOM)


​Hip resurfacing involves replacing the damaged or diseased surface of the hip ball and socket joint with a metal surface

Hip revision surgery

A surgical operation to replace a prosthetic joint from a previous hip replacement.

Injection therapies

Steroid injections can help many patients by reducing pain and inflammation in the affected tissue, while PRP (platelet rich plasma) injections use the patient’s own blood cells to promote healing.


Private knee arthroscopy - Cost & Recovery | HCA UK

A knee arthroscopy, also referred to as knee keyhole surgery, is a minimally invasive procedure used to evaluate and treat conditions like cartilage damage and arthritis.  

Knee realignment surgery | HCA UK

KNEE OR HIGH TIBIAL OSTEOTOMY (HTO)

 

Knee osteotomy can be an effective alternative to knee replacement, allowing you to keep your joint for longer

Kneecap joint replacement | HCA UK

PATELLOFEMORAL ARTHROPLASTY / JOINT REPLACEMENT

 

Kneecap replacement can help to relieve chronic pain in your knee joint and improve your range of movement

Lumbar decompression

Surgery to the lower spine. We have the technology and expertise to carry out surgery on your lower spine using minimally invasive surgery.

Lumbar discectomy

SURGERY FOR PROBLEMS IN THE LOWER SPINE


HCA UK experts carry out surgery on your lower spine using minimally invasive surgery.

Lumbosacral plexus surgery

SURGICAL TREATMENT OF LUMBOSACRAL PLEXUS INJURIES


This procedure repairs lumbosacral nerves to restore function in the lower limb

Meniscal surgery

SURGERY TO REMOVE OR REPAIR DAMAGED CARTILAGE IN THE KNEE


A torn meniscus is a common, painful knee injury that can be improved with a minimally invasive surgical procedure

Microfracture surgery

ARTICULAR CARTILAGE REPAIR


A procedure to treat small areas of knee cartilage damage by making tiny holes in the bone surface to form new cartilage

Minimally invasive spinal surgery (MISS)

AN ALTERNATIVE TO OPEN SPINAL SURGERY


A procedure that targets conditions within the spine through the use of keyhole surgery

Minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF)

A SPINAL FUSION PROCEDURE THAT FUSES THE FRONT AND BACK SECTION OF THE SPINE THROUGH A POSTERIOR APPROACH


If you have nerve or disc problems in your spine, our consultants can treat you with minimally invasive fusion surgery

Surgery for De Quervain's syndrome

TENDON RELEASE SURGERY


Treating De Quervain's syndrome, a painful condition that affects the tendons between the thumb and wrist

Nerve repair surgery 

SURGERY TO REPAIR A DAMAGED NERVE


Nerve injury causes numbness and loss of movement — our HCA UK surgeon, Mr Marco Sinisi, specialises in complex nerve repair surgery

Open reduction and hip reconstruction surgery

SURGERY TO CORRECT THE HIP BONES OF BABIES


If your baby has developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) HCA UK provides open reduction and hip reconstruction surgery.

Osteopathy and chiropractic treatments for sports injuries

NONE SURGICAL TREATMENT FOR BONES, MUSCLES, LIGAMENTS AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE


Non-invasive and drug-free treatments for sport-related injuries

Private partial knee replacement

A partial knee replacement can treat an arthritic joint by replacing only the most damaged compartment of the knee.


It's less invasive than a full knee replacement and, supported by our expert care, offers a quicker recovery time. 

Posterior cervical decompression

SURGERY FOR NECK PAIN WITHOUT FUSION


Also known as a microdiscectomy

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections

ORTHOBIOLOGY INJECTIONS | INJECTIONS FOR SPORTS INJURIES


Specialists at HCA, including spinal consultants, sports medicine consultant and dermatologists offers platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections to promote healing

Repair of brachial plexus injury

BRACHIAL PLEXUS SURGICAL REPAIR


Carrying out advanced surgical treatment for brachial plexus injuries

Resection of nerve tumours

REMOVAL OF SCHWANNOMAS


Our leading nerve surgeon carries out this complex procedure at our Peripheral Nerve Unit

Rotator cuff repair

If your pain hasn’t improved using non-surgical treatments, or if you have a particularly large tear, then surgery could offer you the best option to regain strength in the shoulder.

Sacral nerve root injection

SPINAL INJECTION FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT


A sacral nerve root injection can block painful impulses sent from irritated nerves at the base of your spine (sacrum)

Shoulder decompression surgery

ARTHOSCOPIC SUBACROMIAL DECOMPRESSION (ACROMIOPLASTY)


An arthroscopic or keyhole operation to treat pain related to shoulder impingement and improve your range of movement

Shoulder replacement

The shoulder has a large range of movement, but if the joint is damaged, it can become painful and stiff. Replacement surgery is an option when non-surgical treatment has not seen symptoms improve.

Shoulder resurfacing surgery

SHOULDER RESURFACING ARTHROPLASTY


Our skilled orthopaedic surgeons can replace the damaged surfaces of your shoulder ball and socket joint

Small joint replacement surgery

SMALL JOINT ARTHROPLASTY


Small joint replacement surgery replaces a joint worn from arthritis or trauma providing pain relief and stability

Surgery for hand arthritis

ARTHROSCOPY AND ARTHRODESIS


Surgeons at our HCA UK hand and wrist units can help to restore mobility and reduce pain in your fingers

Tendon Repair Surgery 

SURGERY FOR TORN TENDONS


A procedure to help you get back to full fitness after an injury

Tendon transfer surgery

TENDON TRANSFER TO RECOVER FUNCTION IN LOWER AND UPPER LIMBS


A tendon transfer is typically carried out to restore normal movement to the ankle and foot after a loss of function

Tennis elbow release

SURGERY FOR HUMERAL EPICONDYLITIS


A surgical procedure to remove or repair damaged tissue and relieve the pain of tennis elbow

Dupuytren's contracture private treatment

Dupuytren's contracture is a condition that affects the hand with small lumps or thickening under the skin of the palm.


Our leading hand and wrist consultants offer treatment for Dupuytren's contracture that can help restore function and regain movement.

Ulnar nerve transposition

CUBITAL TUNNEL SYNDROME


If you're experiencing numbness and tingling in your hand, ulnar nerve transposition will help ease your symptoms

Ultrasound-guided injections

STERIOD INJECTIONS INTO THE JOINTS


A corticosteroid injection, guided by ultrasound, can be an effective way to treat joint pain caused by a sports injury

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