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Care without compromise 

As our patient or visitor, we'll do everything we can to make your time with us as comfortable as possible. From the moment you arrive at one of our award-winning facilities, our friendly, expert teams are by your side. We are dedicated to caring for you like family and making you feel welcome.

Taking care of you

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Becoming a patient

Find out how to access care at one of our facilities, including getting a referral from your GP and making an appointment to see one of our world-class consultants

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Patient registration

Once you have an appointment scheduled, some of our facilities offer the option to pre-register online to save time on the day

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Patient arriving at hospital

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Your visit

Whether you're coming in for routine diagnostic test or inpatient surgery, we'll let you know what to expect and how to prepare 
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Paying for treatment

Find out how to pay for your private healthcare whether you have medical insurance or you're funding your own treatment

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Need to know

Your child's stay

Find out more about what you and your child can expect from your stay with us, from child-friendly rooms to participating in your child's care.

Visiting hours

Most of our hospitals offer flexible visiting hours for you to spend time with your loved ones. Visit our hospital pages for contact information and details.
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International patients

If you're travelling from abroad for care at one of our hospitals, our dedicated international team will support you throughout your time with us.
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Getting a second opinion

A second opinion can give you reassurance and peace of mind before you start treatment, and help you decide between different options.

Contact us

Questions or comments? Just get in touch and we'll be happy to help.

020 3411 1868
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