At Horder Healthcare we understand that waiting for surgery or treatment can be an anxious time for you and your family.
Our self pay surgical procedures and services provide a fast track option without the need for medical insurance, enabling you to get on your feet and back to normal as soon as possible. With a highly therapeutic approach to patient experience, Horder Healthcare is expert at delivering patient care and rehabilitation services within the orthopaedic and musculoskeletal fields.
Becoming a private patient
As a private patient, you won't have to wait for our outstanding care.
Following an initial consultation and pre-op diagnostics you will get a tailored, guaranteed price for treatment based on your condition.
Moreover, as a self pay or privately insured patient in our dedicated private patient wing, 'The Ashdown Suite', you will receive an enhanced level of comfort and dedicated care.
Arranging a consultation
As a self pay patient you can ask your GP to refer you, if appropriate, to Horder Healthcare, informing them that you will be paying for the procedure or service yourself. Your GP can then write an ’open referral letter’ which will advise on the treatment you require. You can request a specific consultant if you wish or your GP may suggest a particular consultant, in which case this will be a ‘direct referral letter’. You will then be contacted by Horder Healthcare to arrange an appointment, or you can contact us directly at a time that suits you. Physiotherapy appointments are available to book without GP referral.
Finance options available
To make private healthcare more accessible, we have introduced a finance option to spread the cost of your treatment over a period of time.
Self-paying patients at Horder Healthcare are now able to take out loans that cover all fees, including the consultant, anaesthetist and hospital fees. The loan products include interest-free options, with repayment periods of 6, 10 or 12 months, and interest-bearing loans repayable over 24, 36, 48 and 60 months, currently with an APR of 12.9%. Subject to approval.
We are happy to answer any questions you may have and help you manage the financial aspect of your treatment. Please do not hesitate to contact us on 01892 620934 for further advice or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a personalised quote and details on procedures.
Private Healthcare FAQs
Private Patient Guide
Private healthcare is available for anyone who chooses to pay for their treatment of who has healthcare insurance to cover the cost.
Our private patient guide has been written to provide you with all the necessary information about accessing our services as a private patient. Our dedicated private service allows patients to enjoy flexible appointment times in a specialist therapeutic environment.
The table below is a guide for private healthcare costs of some of the most common treatments and procedures.
The package price includes the main treatment, your hospital stay and a follow-up appointment. Please note, like many self pay providers, the initial consultation and pre-op diagnostics are not included in the treatment package price.
|Knee ligament reconstruction||Autograft reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament||from £7,007|
|Carpal tunnel||Carpal tunnel release||from £1,955|
|Hip replacement||Minimally invasive hip replacement||from £11,379|
|Arthroscopy of the knee||Arthroscopic meniscectomy||from £3,306|
|Knee replacement||Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, with or without cement||from £11,385|
|Shoulder replacement||Total prosthetic replacement of shoulder joint||from £12,279|
|Shoulder surgery||Arthroscopic sub-acromial decompression and excision of distal clavicle||from £4,221|
|Spinal Injection||Facet joint injection (under x-ray control)||from £2,289|
|Rhizotomy||Neurolytic root block (under x-ray control)||from £2,765|
|Surgery on lower back||Posterior excision of disc prolapse including microdiscectomy (lumbar region)||from £6,958|
|Epidural injection||Epidural injection (lumbar/caudal)||from £1,415|
* The guide price is effective from 1st January 2022
The Horder Centre Price Promise
Our prices will always be totally transparent and when you are quoted an all-inclusive procedure price for your operation it will be inclusive of all costs – with no hidden surprises.
If you find an alternative private hospital in your local area offering a better price for the same procedure, sold with the same service conditions, we’ll lower our price* to equal it.
*terms and conditions apply
We excel at patient care and our standards of service are reflected in our patient feedback.
Private patients can enjoy an enhanced experience in our Ashdown Suite, a wing of the hospital that cares for self pay and privately insured patients. Our dedicated and compassionate nursing and clinical teams will support you through every aspect of your treatment programme, keeping you continually informed of your progress and answering any queries you may have.
Our patient care does not stop once you have left the hospital.
As a self pay patient you can enjoy 120 days of guaranteed cover after your procedure should you need further treatment, including physiotherapy. Please note, health and wellbeing classes are not part of the 120 days package.
Why choose The Horder Centre?
Rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission
Over 2000 joint replacements a year and excellent patient outcomes
Choose from over 20 of the UK’s leading orthopaedic consultants
We are recognised by the majority of major UK insurers
* Price Promise terms & conditions:
(1) Initial consultation(s), diagnostic scans/tests and investigations required to establish a diagnosis are not part of your procedure price.
(2) Our price promise does not include Private Patient Units at NHS hospitals.
(3) Local area defined as within 15 miles of The Horder Centre hospital.
(4) We will match against personalised, written quotes only.
(5) Quotations must be less than 90 days old.
(6) Patients must meet the clinical criteria for admission to the Horder Centre.
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