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We are offering Outpatient appointments. In many cases these can be conducted virtually. To make an appointment, please call: 0207 806 4060.

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London Hip Specialists provide a dedicated service to patients with hip problems. We have a reputation for excellent standards of hip surgery and expertise, supported by superb nursing and physiotherapy specialising in hip conditions.

With access to the state-of-the-art surgical facilities available at Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth, London Hip Specialists offers expert diagnosis, intervention and aftercare.

The unit is overseen by one of the top Consultant Orthopaedic Hip Surgeons in the UK.

Hip Pain Patient

About London Hip Specialists

London Hip Specialists is based at the highly respected Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth in London’s picturesque St John’s Wood.

The Hospital’s standards for orthopaedic care and treatment are unrivalled. Our dedicated hip clinic has access to the latest technologies and state of the art private facilities.

Central to our philosophy is the belief that hip replacement surgery does not have to be debilitating. London Hip Specialists is successful in getting most hip patients back walking on the same day as surgery. On average, patients are discharged within two days after surgery.

London Hip Specialists Team

Our Hip Services

We are able to draw on the exceptional resources and expertise of the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth. London Hip Specialists operates within the Hospital’s orthopaedic department which utilises a number of consultant orthopaedic surgeons working across many disciplines.

Our unit is supported by state-of-the-art operating theatres, physiotherapy, X-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI scanning.

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"Our patients' wellbeing is paramount. Therefore we make sure that every aspect of the hospital is of the utmost quality."

Caroline Fox - CEO

Meet Our Leading Hip Consultant

Contact Information

Contact Information

Our Appointments Team have a dedicated and caring approach to finding you the earliest appointment possible with the best specialist, our team are available Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm and Saturday 9am – 3pm.

Most patients are referred to us by their GP or another medical specialist as a referral letter is often needed before an appointment can be confirmed.

If you do not have a GP, the we may be able to assist you by suggesting the most appropriate course of action for you to take, given your location and individual circumstance.

If you have medical insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa PPP, Norwich Union), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation for any treatment and, in most cases, you will require a referral letter from your GP.

Our Charity

The Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth is a charity, meaning every time you visit here for treatment you are helping someone less fortunate than yourself.

Our aim is to help care for the sick, whilst putting back profits from our world-renowned organisation to fund our on-site hospice and clinics. Our key objectives are to make sure that patients receive the support and treatment they need in an environment that is safe and secure, offering the very highest standards of care to whoever seeks it.

As a charity, we must operate on a not-for-profit basis and our assets are used for charitable purposes.