10 reasons you might consider paying for medical treatment in Gloucestershire

With everything from orthopaedic services to men’s and women’s health, Nuffield Health Cheltenham reveals some important reasons why those seeking medical help should consider paying for treatment.

Whether it’s a minor injury, some simple reassurance or a growing worry, we all need help and advice from medical professionals at some point in our lives.

But with so much information out there, and so many services available, knowing what choices to make and what options to choose – including whether to pay for medical help – can be overwhelming.

SoGlos spoke to Nuffield Health Cheltenham about why those seeking medical help might consider going privately.


About the sponsor – Nuffield Health Cheltenham

With everything from men’s health, women’s health and spinal services to orthopaedic care, ophthalmology and more, Nuffield Health Cheltenham provides a variety of medical treatments and procedures.

What’s more, Nuffield Health’s experts have over 60 years of experience and have been working together to make the nation fitter, healthier, happier and stronger.

For more information, visit nuffieldhealth.com


1. Nuffield Health Cheltenham patients can be seen quickly

By bringing together medical and surgical expertise, the hospital offers first class treatment with minimum waiting lists and significant reduced waiting times, meaning that patients are able to receive an immediate assessment and expert diagnosis offering them peace of mind.


2. At Nuffield Health Cheltenham you can choose a consultant or specialist

The private hospital works with expert health professionals across the UK. And with more than 70 consultants on hand to help, you can ensure you find the right individual to meet your needs. Once you’ve chosen the health professional you would like to help, you don’t have to worry about repeating and relaying your concerns over and over again to different people, as you will always be seen by the same consultant.


3. Appointments at Nuffield Health Cheltenham fit around you and your lifestyle

With things returning to some sense of normal following the easing of lockdown restrictions, life has become hectic trying to squeeze everything in. So, whether you’re hectic with family life or just busy in general, you don’t need to worry about trying to fit in an appointment or date for surgery, as at Nuffield Health Cheltenham you can arrange this to what works best for you.


4. Patients have their own private rooms at Nuffield Health Cheltenham

There are no shared rooms at the Hatherley Lane hospital as they are all private, so patients and their families won’t have to worry about privacy following surgery or appointments. What’s more, the rooms are as comfortable, with each having its very own television and en-suite – so you can stay up-to-date with your favourite programmes.


5. There are a range of treatments available at Nuffield Health Cheltenham

Nuffield Health Cheltenham provides a whole range of medical treatments and procedures including orthopaedic care; ophthalmology; men’s health; women’s health; spinal services and more, including treatments which may not be available on the NHS. For more information on the treatments that are available at Nuffield Health Cheltenham, visit nuffieldhealth.com.


6. There are a range of ways to pay for treatment at Nuffield Health Cheltenham

All of the prices at Nuffield Health Cheltenham are all-inclusive, meaning there are no hidden costs.

For those self-paying, there is the option of a finance programme, where patients can spread the cost of treatment with a 10 months interest-free personal medical loan, so there is no added stress surrounding medical bills.


7. Nuffield Health Cheltenham offer a three month free membership to a Nuffield Wellbeing Centre

Orthopaedic inpatients have the opportunity to participate in an optional recovery plus programme, which offers a personal recovery programme, health check, exercise and diet advice. What’s more, it also includes a free three month membership at a Nuffield Health Fitness and Wellbeing Gym, with a recovery coach as well as a wide range of onsite health services and superb gym facilities.


8. Nuffield Health Cheltenham will provide all your aftercare

With everything from physiotherapy, diagnostics and inpatient procedures, Nuffield Health Cheltenham is a ‘one-stop shop’ offering patients everything they could possibly need so there is no need to have to worry about sorting out their own aftercare.


9. More than 80 per cent of Nuffield Health Cheltenham patients saw an improvement in their health

During the pandemic many people struggled both mentally and physically with some putting off seeking medical advice and improving mental health becoming a real focus. With that in mind, in 2020 around 89 per cent of Nuffield Health Cheltenham patients saw a significant change and improvement to their health and wellbeing – just one important reason for why you might consider paying for medical treatment in Gloucestershire.


10. Nuffield Health Cheltenham has free parking with a spacious car park

There is a large on-site free car park at Nuffield Health Cheltenham which means that visitors to the hospital can relax during their stay knowing there are no car parking charges as well as being safe in the knowledge that their family can visit easily and conveniently.


For more information, visit nuffieldhealth.com


By Maddy Richards


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Thursday 14 October 2021

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