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Vale Healthcare

Vale Healthcare
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Exceptional care, expertly delivered in South Wales


Vale Healthcare in South Wales is an independent healthcare provider, combining the best consultants, the latest medical technology and supported by the reputation of Nuffield Health. With today's fast pace of life, a no fuss, no delay approach to your healthcare needs is essential.


Vale Healthcare offers rapid access services for a wide range of conditions. Outpatient consultations, therapies and day case treatments are undertaken in a modern environment. Health screening includes same day cardiac stress testing, blood and urine analysis. The diagnostic imaging suite includes MRI, ultrasound, fluoroscopy and mammography.


Vale Healthcare comprises: The Vale Hospital, Cardiff Bay Clinic and Vale Clinic Hensol.


  • The Vale Hospital - a private hospital located in Hensol (in the Vale of Glamorgan), near Cardiff. The hospital has 25 private bedrooms with en-suite, and is located in 3.4 acres of rural parkland adjacent to the Vale Resort. The hospital provides in-patient services for a full range of specialties, outpatient clinics, and diagnostic imaging facilities including X-ray and ultrasound.


  • The Cardiff Bay Clinic provides outpatient clinics, a full range of diagnostic imaging facilities including MRI, X-ray, Ultrasound, and Mammography, a range of Physiotherapy and rehabilitation services, and a day-case theatre. This offers a safe quality alternative to hospital-based surgery, which is specifically designed to be comfortable and convenient. Local and general anaesthetic day case surgery and endoscopy are all undertaken using the latest technologies in their well equipped theatre suite.

  • Vale Clinic is located within the Vale Resort, and provides a range of physiotherapy and rehabilitation services including Physiotherapy and Podiatry. Specialising in sports injuries, the clinic supports patients from the Cardiff Bay Clinic and Vale Hospital both pre and post surgery, as well as provided ‘stand alone’ physiotherapy and rehabilitation services.


The location of consultation appointment will vary dependent on where specific consultants practice from. You will be advised of the location to visit at the time of booking any appointment. All overnight procedures take place at The Vale Hospital, so if you are coming in for surgery that requires an overnight stay then you will be visiting The Vale Hospital.


Treatments available at Vale Healthcare


Orthopaedics & rheumatology

The Consultant Specialists at Vale Healthcare have wide experience of treating the spectrum of orthopaedic and rheumatological conditions. This expertise combined with the latest technology in a friendly environment offers patients of any age, ability or activity level the best possible chance of a successful recovery.


Cosmetic surgery and clinics - surgical and non-surgical aesthetic treatments

Vale Healthcare provides cosmetic services including both surgical and non surgical procedures, from The Vale Hospital and Cardiff Bay Clinic. An extensive range of procedures are available including breast enhancement, breast reduction, breast lift, face lift, rhinoplasty (nose re-shaping), otoplasty (prominent ear correction), blepharoplasty (eye lid surgery), abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), liposuction, and non-surgical treatments including Botox.



Vale Healthcare cosmetic surgery


Urology diagnostic and assessment service

The Urology Clinic at Vale Healthcare provides services to patients with problems of the urinary tract. Wherever possible a clinical diagnosis is provided in a one-stop visit. Vale Healthcare’s Urology department also offers a specialised Male Genital and Reproductive Health clinic. 



Gastroenterology and General Surgery

Vale Healthcare provides an out-patient service providing expertise and high quality care for all patients with conditions affecting the digestive system. Their Gastroenterologists, Colorectal and General Surgeons can diagnose and treat the full range of upper and lower gastro intestinal conditions.




The Cardiologists at Vale Healthcare aim to provide a comprehensive private cardiology service which encompasses cardiovascular screening through to the management of complex end stage heart disease.



Colorectal surgery

Vale Healthcare’s specialist Colorectal Surgery clinic treats all conditions of the bowel including Polyps , Colorectal (bowel) cancer, Diverticular disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative Colitis/ Crohn’s Disease), Functional Bowel Disorders including Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Perianal Conditions. The ‘one stop’ clinic also facilitates same day investigations for rapid diagnosis and treatment wherever possible.



Physiotherapy & rehabilitation

The Physiotherapy department at Vale Healthcare consists of a team of highly qualified physiotherapists each specialising in the areas of musculoskeletal, sports and orthopaedic medicine. Treatment is provided for all patient types, which include Elite and the recreational sports person, the active older patient and adolescents.


Vale Healthcare’s Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation department stretches across the Vale Hospital, Cardiff Bay Clinic, and Vale Clinic (located within the Vale Resort) – fine out more…


Vale Healthcare spine clinic

Spine Centre

The Vale Healthcare spinal clinic offers patients and healthcare professionals a complete and comprehensive service for the management of all spinal problems. It provides a one-stop clinic for a multi disciplinary approach to patients suffering from spinal disorders and back pain.



Dermatology clinic

Vale Healthcare’s Dermatology service treats patients with all kinds of skin conditions and problems, including a specialist Skin Cancer Clinic. As Consultant Dermatologists they are uniquely qualified to analyse your skin, diagnose your condition and determine a treatment program that suits your individual needs.



Pain management

The pain clinic is lead by Dr Ashish Wagle, a Consultant Anaesthetist and Pain Management Specialist. The aim of the clinic is to help people improve their pain relief and coping abilities, and to reduce their anxiety through knowledge and understanding.



Ear nose and throat clinic

Vale Healthcare provides expertise and high quality care for all patients with conditions affecting the ear nose and throat. The team of Consultant ENT/Head & Neck surgeons, each provide a specific area of specialty, to provide a complete range of services for all ear nose and throat conditions.


Vale Healthcare eye clinic

Ophthalmology clinic 

The Vale Healthcare outpatient service and day case surgery unit provides expertise and high quality care for all patients with conditions of the eye. Treatment is quick and simple allowing many patients to return home on the same day.



Diagnostic imaging

At Vale Healthcare there are five specialised imaging rooms, each providing superb digital images that are linked via an integrated computerised system. This allows radiologists, consultants and other clinicians to instantly view images that are required for diagnosis.

Breast care clinic

The Rapid Diagnostic Breast Centre offers convenient scheduling of consultant appointments, diagnostic tests all in a one stop clinic. Our staff will make sure your visit sets your mind at ease.


Vale Healthcare sports clinic

Sports medicine clinic

The Sports Medicine Centre at Vale Healthcare, Cardiff Bay clinic delivers a complete range of sports injury care to both the general public and recreational and elite sports participant. This is provided through the vast experience of their team of leading Sports Physicians, Specialist Surgeons, Radiologists and rehabilitation team. 

Specialist sports medicine treatments include: Shockwave Therapy for Chronic Tendonitis and Arthrex Double Syringe Technique (PRP treatment)



Gynaecology clinic

Vale Healthcare offers a rapid access and diagnostic service for women experiencing common gynaecological problems. Consultant Gynaecologists can help with a variety of conditions, however minor they may appear. They provided an extensive range of investigations and treatments for a wide range of gynaecological problems.



Diabetes & metabolism

The Diabetes and Metabolism clinic at Vale Healthcare is led by Dr Lindsay George, who provides patients with a specialist service covering all aspects of conditions related to Diabetes, Metabolism, and Endocrinology. This includes the management of diabetes, thyroid disease, disorders of calcium metabolism, adrenal dysfunction, and pituitary dysfunction.



Respiratory medicine

The Respiratory Medicine Clinic (at the Cardiff Bay Clinic) is led by Dr Stuart Packham, and offers investigation and treatment for a wide range of respiratory disorders including: Asthma and allergies, bronchiectasis, breathlessness, chronic cough, COPD (Chronic Bronchitis and emphysema), lung cancer, and  lung fibrosis and sarcoidosis.



Oral & maxillofacial

Oral and Maxillofacial surgery includes the treatment of a broad range of symptoms and conditions of the mouth, jaw, head and neck. Vale Healthcare's Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery clinic and treatment centre is based at the Cardiff Bay Clinic.




Vascular surgery treats conditions and symptoms of the vascular system (arteries and veins), including varicose veins.


Vascular surgery is performed at the Vale Hosptial, treating key vascular conditions such as Varicose Veins (which form part of venous reflux disease), and Thread Veins (also known as Spider Veins).



Weight Loss Surgery

Vale Healthcare’s Weight Loss Surgery service is led by Mr Jonathan Barry – a highly experienced Bariatric Surgeon, who is supported by a multi-disciplinary team.

Weight Loss surgery options available at Vale Healthcare including gastric balloon, gastric band, and gastric sleeve treatments.



Private medical insurance

If you are paying for your procedure with medical insurance, it is important to be aware of the terms and conditions of your policy and to inform Vale Healthcare if there are any aspects of your care that it does not cover. Please make sure that you are aware of any excess payments, exclusions or shortfalls on your policy as you will become personally liable for these costs once treatment has been provided.


Contact details


Vale Healthcare contact details

Vale Healthcare


Private hospital and clinic facilities in Cardiff and Hensol, Vale of Glamorgan (near Cardiff).


General enquiries    029 2083 6700

Bookings                  029 2083 6714

Fax                           01443 449 222


Email: enquiries@vale-healthcare.com

Web site: www.vale-healthcare.com


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