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Knee arthroscopy : Private surgery in the UK

If you would like to know about knee arthroscopy surgery, and the costs of knee arthroscopy surgery, the information in this section will help you.


Arthroscopy is a procedure used by orthopaedic surgeons to diagnose and treat knee problems. In this knee operation the surgeon uses a small  instrument called an arthroscope gives a clear view of the inside of the knee, and only requires that a small incision is made in the knee.


The arthroscope uses fibe optics to send pictures of the inside of your knee to a television monitor. Orthopaedic surgeons can then determine what the problem is, and at the same time may decide to insert other surgical instruments through small inciosions in your knee to remove or repair damaged tissues.


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London Knee Clinic

The London Knee Clinic has established an international reputation for knee surgery and provides the very highest standards of clinical skills and nursing care in a comfortable, newly-refurbished hospital overlooking the River Thames. 

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Nuffield Hospitals

If you are suffering pain or disability in your knee as a result of arthritis then contact Nuffield Hospitals. Based on the severity of your symptoms, their knee surgeons and specialists will advise you on the type of knee surgery which is most appropriate for you.

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Wellington Knee Unit, London

The Wellington Knee Unit in London provides treatment of all patients with disorders of the knee ranging from children's abnormalities, knee ligament and cartilage injuries to arthritic conditions.

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London Bridge Hospital

The London Knee Clinic, based within the London Bridge hospital, provides a highly specialised service for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of knee pain, knee injuries and other knee problems.

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Recognised by all major medical insurers, Capio offers fast, convenient, effective ACL reconstruction, knee arthroscopy and total knee replacement surgery for all patients in a safe and clean environment.

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Get a quote for a knee arthroscopy operation

If you would like a quote for private arthroscopy knee operation, we can forward your enquiry to a maximum of three private hospitals or private clinics in the UK, usually in your local area.

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What does it cost

What does it cost?

The cost of a knee arthroscopy operation in a UK private hospital or clinic is around £1,800 to £2,500, inclusive of private hospital charges and consultant’s fees. The operation can normally be undertaken without the need for an overnight stay in hospital.

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