Orthopaedics involves the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of conditions affecting your body's musculoskeletal system that is composed of bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves and skin.
Problems with your back, knees, spine, lower limbs, hips, hands and wrists, feet, ankles and shoulders can all be dealt with by our specialist orthopaedic surgeons. Most of our orthopaedic consultants have a special interest in specific areas of the body, for example, foot and ankle, knee, hip, shoulder and, hand, wrist and elbow.
Every patient who comes to Ashtead Hospital is individually assessed and a treatment plan discussed fully. Our consultant orthopaedic surgeons are supported by specialist orthopaedic nursing staff, consultant radiologists, physiotherapists all supported by excellent diagnostic services on site. Following surgery, our highly skilled physiotherapists support you to aid a fast and effective recovery.
Our aim at Ashtead Hospital is to provide a fast and efficient orthopaedic service, from diagnosis and treatment to aftercare for all our patients, to alleviate pain and improve mobility caused by musculoskeletal disease or injury.