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The Wellington Hospital: private cancer treatment in London

The Wellington Hospital in London
Expert cancer treatment from leading specialists, supported by some of the UK's most advanced technology, at a world renowned private hospital in London.

Where can I get private cancer treatment in London?

The Wellington Hospital in St John's Wood, London, is the UK's largest private hospital.  Working with some of London's most eminent cancer specialists and offering the very latest technological advances, it is able to provide a service for cancer treatment and cancer care second to none.

The Wellington Hospital: Cancer Treatment

Leading cancer specialists in London: The Wellington Hospital

The consultants at The Wellington Hospital are leaders in their particular fields and many hold senior positions in London's prestigious teaching hospitals.  Although all types of cancer are treated at the Wellington Hospital, it has a particular reputation for excellence in:

  • Lung cancer
  • Brain cancer and cancers of the central nervous system
  • Gastrointestinal and colorectal cancers
  • Prostate and urological cancers
  • Gynaecological cancers
  • Breast cancer
  • Cancers of the blood
  • Skin cancer and sarcoma

State-of-the-art cancer treatment in London

The Wellington Hospital can now offer the highest quality services for patients requiring rapid diagnosis and ongoing cancer care at the new Platinum Medical Centre, run in conjunction with Leaders in Oncology (LOC)

The Oncology Unit at the Platinum Medical Centre has access to one of the largest and most technologically advanced diagnostic imaging services in the UK, including 64-slice CT, MRI, low dose PET-CT, ultrasound, mammography and advanced interventional radiology.  Focusing on cancers of the head and neck, liver, gastrointestinal system and gynaecological system, the Unit has a ten-bedded chemotherapy suite and a dedicated oncology pharmacy. 

The Platinum Medical Centre also houses The London Skin Cancer Specialist Service, providing rapid access to diagnosis and treatment for people with suspicious skin lesions.

All other cancers are treated in the specialist departments at the main Wellington Hospital site.

Click here to make an appointment – or contact +44 (0)20 7483 5148 / email Wellington.enquiryhelpline@hcahealthcare.co.uk for enquiries.

The Wellington Hospital: Cancer Treatment

Expert inpatient cancer care at the Wellington Hospital

The Inpatient Oncology Unit at the Wellington Hospital offers expert multidisciplinary care from internationally renowned specialists.  With state-of-the-art imaging technology and award winning intensive care, the Unit is fully equipped to deal with urgent oncology admissions and complicated cancer cases. 

Information on how to make a referral to the Inpatient Oncology Unit at the Wellington Hospital can be obtained by calling 0207 483 5148.

Offering a premium breast cancer service

Staffed by leading consultants in the field, The Breast Cancer Unit at the Wellington Hospital offers a complete service for breast care, from GP referral, through diagnosis, to treatment.  The Unit uses the very latest technology to assess and diagnose breast cancer, including the new Senographe DS mammography unit that is able to detect even the smallest abnormality in breast tissue and the Breast Coil for 3T MRI scanner that has proved successful in diagnosing breast cancer in younger women.  A same day clinic is available for women and men with breast symptoms to provide peace of mind or rapid diagnosis and access to treatment where it is needed.

Information on how to make an appointments at The Breast Care Unit at The Wellington Hospital can be made by calling 0207 483 5148.

The Wellington Hospital: Cancer Treatment

How can I get cancer treatment at The Wellington Hospital?

The Wellington Hospital welcomes patients with private health insurance and patients who wish to self-fund their treatment.  A referral from a GP or consultant at The Wellington Hospital is required for most procedures.

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The Wellington Hospital

Wellington Place

St Johns Wood




The Platinum Medical Centre

15-17 Lodge Road




Tel: +44 (0) 20 7483 5148

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7483 5618

Email: wellington.enquiryhelpline@hcahealthcare.co.uk 

Web:   www.thewellingtonhospital.com





Treatments offered

  • Chemotherapy

  • Radiotherapy
  • Advanced interventional radiology
  • Radiosurgery including CyberKnife and Gamma Knife
  • Cancer surgery
  • Laparoscopic cancer surgery




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