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.
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
- 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.
Expert inpatient cancer care at the Wellington Hospital
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
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.