About Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital

Since 1974 Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital has provided a range of private treatments to patients across the South West. The hospital has state-of-the-art facilities and uses the latest medical techniques and procedures. All of the 41 private rooms are equipped with TV, Wi-Fi and en-suite facilities. It has built an excellent reputation, and is focused on ensuring that both self paying and private medically insured patients receive effective care.

Care Quality Commission rating: Good, read the report.

Orthopaedics

The specialist’s team at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital provide a range of orthopaedic treatments.  
Patients do not have to wait months to receive treatments and will be seen by a team of skilled specialists that provide expert advice and support. Patient undergoing a orthopaedic operation will be helped to their recovery by the physiotherapy team. A recovery plan will be discussed with both the patient, consultant and the nursing team, enabling patients to return to their everyday life as soon as possible.
Regular Orthopaedic clinics include:

  • Spinal clinicFoot and ankle clinic
  • Hip clinic
  • Treatment for sports injuries
  • Spinal clinic
  • Knee clinic
  • Upper limb clinic

Cosmetic surgery

Cosmetic surgery is taken incredibly seriously at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital and they are focused on helping make patients feel relaxed before undergoing any treatment. The expert team specialise in a variety of cosmetic procedure and are qualified to provide a selection of treatments to men and women. As well as this, they offer a variety if non-surgical treatments. 

Diagnostic Imaging & Radiology

Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is equipped with an in house radiology department. With state of the art equipment and a specialist team enables the hospital to provide a fast and efficient service to patients. In order to make sure that tests are clinically appropriate patients need to get a referral form from their GP, consultant or Nuffield Health physiotherapist.

Services available in Nuffield Health Taunton radiology department includes:

  • General radiology 
  • Ultrasound 
  • Mammography 
  • Fluoroscopy Suite 
  • MRI scanning
  • Dexa Scan

Physiotherapy

Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is the perfect choice for patients looking for effective private healthcare. Patients receive expert physiotherapy from a team of senior clinicians. They have a broad range of skills and are focused on providing individual tailored treatment to suit patient needs, helping them achieve a full recovery. Every team member is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and are registered in the Health & Care Professions Council.  

Recovery Plus

Patients should note that some orthopaedic treatments qualify for Nuffield Health's Recovery Plus programme. This is an optional recovery programme that allows patients to continue their recovery with access to the Nuffield Health gym at no extra cost. 

Varicose veins

Wide ranges of varicose vein treatments are available helping improve patient’s self-confidence. Methods used by the team at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital include:

  • Injection of varicose veins (Sclerotherapy)
  • EVLT™ (Endovenous Laser Therapy)
  • Clarivein

Accreditations

  • Care Quality Commission

Features

Facilities and services

  • Physiotherapy (outpatient)

Specialist clinics

  • Back clinic
  • Eye clinic
  • Knee clinic

Imaging and radiology services

  • DEXA (bone) scan (for osteoporosis)
  • Digital fluoroscopy
  • MRI scan
  • Mammography (Breast scan)
  • Ultrasound - 2d
  • X Ray