The Leeds Blog
News, articles and stories from Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital
Three members of an active sporting family were operated on by Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Jon Conroy at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital. Read more...
Tips on how to prepare for your upcoming surgery. Read more...
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Sanjeev Anand, answers some of the common questions asked in his knee clinic. Read more...
Have you ever felt not physically 100%? That was Peter Harrison’s constant complaint and he considered himself fit and healthy... Read more
It was a huge relief for Debra Rust when Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital’s consultant orthopaedic spine surgeon, Mr Almas Khan, was able to spot instantly the problem with her spine... Read more
Get an insight to the treatment available at the Sports Medicine and Injury Clinic at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital - read Henry's story... Read more
Athlete returns to sport thanks to rare robotic-assisted double knee operation at Leeds Hospital - Ian's story
An athlete at a high level of sporting fitness has benefited from innovative technology at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital meaning he can go back to the sport he loves following double knee replacement surgery... Read more
Yorkshire's largest independent hospital celebrates this wonderful accolade... Read more
Foot & Ankle Sports Injuries in Teenagers - Alex's storyWe look at understanding the significance of sports injuries in young people - read more about Alex, an 18-year-old keen amateur footballer... Read more
Madi, an aspiring young gymnast at a remarkably high-level, suddenly went from being able to perform complicated gymnastic routines to a complete stop because of a shoulder injury... Read more
Scoliosis - a curvature of the spine, is often not detected early enough in young people because it normally occurs around puberty when the body is changing, and a major growth spurt occurs...Read more
Headaches can be a common problem in children of all ages. Consultant paediatric neurologist Dr Gayatri Vadlamani talks to us about some of the causes of headaches and ways to treat them...Read more
You may have become aware of the launch of various robotic systems for orthopaedic surgery. Unless you have a degree in Engineering to understand the technological differences between each one, how do you, as a patient, choose the right one for you?... Read more
What's the best approach? Personal Trainer and Physiotherapy Assistant Dave Bown shares his tips....Read more
Sports & Exercise Medicine and Musculoskeletal Physician Dr Alastair Jones from the Sports Medicine and Injury Clinic talks to us about the most common running injuries and how to treat them... Read more
What’s the paediatric (childrens') service like at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital?We’ve gathered our quarterly feedback from paediatric patients, parents and carers... Read more
NJR Quality Data Provider is achieved through consistent logging and monitoring of the success of our joint replacement operations carried out at our hospital. Find out how this data helpful for patients... Read more
What is Shockwave Therapy? And how can it help your sports injury? We chat to Physiotherapy Outpatient Clinical Lead, Dan Garbutt...Read more
Senior Physiotherapist Emma Pollard from Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital shares her tips on keeping fit and well whilst enjoying attending to the garden...Read more
Leeds Hospital becomes the only provider in Yorkshire to achieve international aseptic technique accreditation.
Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital is just one of a handful of hospitals in the country to achieve silver accreditation for Aseptic Non Touch Technique (ANTT®) from The Association for Safe Aseptic Practice (ASAP)...Read more
Leeds Hospital patient Carol Taylor has kindly donated several artificial joint models which we frequently use in patient consultations to help explain procedures. Here's Carol's story on why she did this wonderful and generous donation...Read more
Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital's senior physiotherapists Emily Jackson and Daniel Gibson share their tips on how to get back into fitness and training at the gym avoiding injury...Read more
Bladder, bowel and sexual health are still not topics everyone feels comfortable talking about which can lead to misinformation. Pelvic health specialist, Senior Physiotherapist Megan Campbell clarifies six of the most common myths about your pelvic floor... Read more
Read our guide from David Bown, physiotherapy assistant and qualified personal trainer at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital... Read more
Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital's first-three level complex anterior spinal reconstruction with outstanding results for Grandfather of five.
The relatively quick onset?of sciatica meant 64-year-old grandfather of five John Cummings from? Addingham, Leeds, was experiencing shooting pains when walking with a poor posture... Read more
Rainforest Adventure is highlight of Assistant Head Teacher's journey back to fitness after hip replacement
As featured in the Wakefield Express: At 40, Wakefield Girls’ High School assistant headteacher Joanna Rhodes was facing the prospect of not being able to tie her shoelaces for the rest of her life... Read more