For a consultation, please call 01252 851270 and press option 3

Frequently Asked Questions

Bowel Surgery Frquently Asked QuestionsDo I need a referral letter from my GP?
It is advised that you to see your GP in the first instance to discuss the problem you are experiencing or the treatment you are considering. If you will be claiming under a medical insurance policy, please provide your insurance details when making contact to arrange an appointment.  Usually you will need to phone your insurer to give them the date of consultation and the name of the consultant you have been referred to.

Do I need to have private medical insurance?
Self-funding complete care packages are available for all procedures. For more information and guide prices, contact the hospital customer service team.

What do you charge for a consultation?
Consultation fees vary depending on the type of consultation booked. Call Miss Burton’s secretaries Sue Burgess/Jo Russell on 01252851270.

How long do I have to wait for an appointment?
Appointments are usually available within 1-2 weeks of request but often much sooner.