February 2020

Catering for patients' individual needs at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital  

We pride ourselves on having a varied and tasty menu during your stay with us, and our kitchen team strive to meet the individual needs of our patients too... Read more

December 2019

Harrogate teenager celebrates eventful year with 'spiniversary' and school prom.

A Harrogate teenager has described how her friends helped her recover from surgery to straighten her spine as she prepared to take her GCSEs – and how their end of year celebrations were extra special as they also marked her ‘spiniversary’... Read more

November 2019

Consultant article: Men’s Health - the 8 principles you need to know.

Consultant Urologist Mr Oliver Kayes provides advice around healthier living and the options available for men with bothersome or worsening symptoms... Read more

October 2019

Patient meals at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital

Good food is important for your recovery. Discover more about the types of meals you'll be enjoying during your stay as a patient at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital... Read more

September 2019

Meet our self-pay team in Leeds

Our team can help you with any self-pay related enquiries regarding your private hospital treatment... Read more 

August 2019

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital is flying the flag for Yorkshire after ranking as the top private hospital outside London, according to a survey carried out by international magazine Newsweek and global market research and consumer data company Statista Inc... Read more

July 2019

What is the paediatric service like at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital?

Take a look at our new video... Read more

June 2019

Patient Stories: Life truly begins at 40 after Leigh's life-changing knee surgery

Rheumatoid arthritis had left Leigh Foster, 39, from Middleton in Leeds with a painful right knee, permanently bent at a 45-degree angle which severely limited her activities... Read more

May 2019

Consultant article: Why your knee replacement isn’t a knee replacement 

Over the last decade, we’ve seen a huge leap forward in the success of knee replacement surgery. In the hands of specialist, experienced knee surgeons, more than 90% of patients enjoy pain-free (or virtually pain-free) knees, allowing them to return to an active life... Read more

Patient stories: Pioneering ankle surgery gets Katie fighting fit for a new career 

A quick jog to clear her head the night before a friend’s wedding turned out to be life-changing for super-fit professional engineer Katie Evans... Read more.

April 2019

Housekeeping team take their skills to the next level

When you think of a hospital, you often think of the nurses and surgeons who treat and look after patients. There are many unsung heroes however, one such group of people is our hardworking housekeeping team... Read more

Patient stories: Jeff free from ‘suicide disease’ thanks to specialist surgery

Hull-based Jeff suffered from a rare cranial nerve condition that left him unable to eat, talk or even brush his teeth without excruciating pain... Read more 

March 2019

We've reached 100 Mako robotic-assisted joint replacement operations!

This month Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital celebrates its 100th Mako robot-assisted joint replacement operation, by Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Jon Conroy... Read more

Consultant article: Looking after your knees over the Spring & Summer months 

Now that spring is here we all desire to achieve new fitness goals. Running has become very popular as more and more people return to enjoy the great outdoors...Read more

Patient stories: Record recovery from hip surgery for Hockey World Cup medal winner

After an incident which sent her flying across a hockey pitch, Linda Skelton from York embarked on a journey back to fitness which saw her go from a hospital bed to a medal winners’ podium in just three months... Read more 

February 2019

Patient stories: Coblation tonsillectomy - a new lease of life for 7 year old Erin 

After two years of watching their daughter Erin, 7, struggle with repeated infection of the tonsils, her parents are relieved that their quest to find a solution to her discomfort and improve her quality of life was not in vain... Read more

Consultant article: Robotic-assisted joint replacement operations

Hear from our Leeds consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Ajit Shetty on robotic-assisted surgery: hip and knee replacements, as featured in the Yorkshire Evening Post this month... Read more

January 2019

Consultant article: Sinus problems and treatments

It's the season! Hear from one of our Leeds consultant ENT surgeons Mr Sanjay Verma on all things sinuses including symptoms, conditions and treatments available... Read more

December 2018

Schools Wellbeing Activity Programme in Leeds 

swap is our new Schools Wellbeing Activity Programme, designed to empower students to improve their wellbeing. See what we've been up to in Leeds... Read more

Patient stories: Robotic-assisted surgery patient, 29-year-old Jimmy from Shipley

At the start of 2018 after five long years struggling with arthritic pain and unable to live the active lifestyle he loved, Jimmy made the decision to have the operation at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital after he heard about the Mako robot assisted surgery system in use there... Read more

Complimentary health eating guides

It can be a minefield when we need to look after ourselves more. These handy PDF guides give you the lowdown on managing blood sugar levels, cholesterol and how to build a healthy balanced meal... Read more

November 2018

Patient stories: 'Sessions on an anti-gravity treadmill helped get me back on my feet quickly'

This is Sarah. After a spinal injury at the start of the summer holidays, Sarah was left confined to a wheelchair... Read more

Men's Health this Movember - time to get checked out

As well as seeing all the comedic moustaches, Movember also helps bring into the limelight men's health issues that can get ignored... Read more

How does the AlterG treadmill help with rehabilitation?

A new piece of specialised equipment in our physiotherapy department: learn how our new treadmill with NASA technology can help with postoperative or injury recovery. Watch a video of a recent patient of ours now able to run for the first time in eight months... Read more

October 2018

Patient stories: From foot pain to mountain climb!

Evelyn found just everyday walking incredibly painful. That is until she met foot and ankle specialist, consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Jason Eyre... Read more 

Patient stories: Nurse climbs Mount Etna thanks to specialist spinal surgery

After over 40 years of back pain, our 73-year-old Leeds staff nurse Linda Knowles is able to continue her busy hospital role thanks to the state of the art spinal surgery in Leeds... Read more 

September 2018

Introducing our specialist spinal nurse at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital

Rachel is our specialist spinal nurse here at The Centre for Spinal and Neurosurgery at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital. Being the only private hospital in the region that performs... Read more

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