Private Hospital Group of the Year winners at the Health Investor Awards.

Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is one of the leading providers of private healthcare in the South West. We've built a reputation for clinical excellence and outstanding patient care over the last 40 years.

We are constantly investing in our modern hospital. With three new state of the art Ultra Clean Air operating theatres and an endoscopy suite we are proud of the wide range of surgical services and treatments available. Our highly experienced consultants and dedicated matron-led nursing team are here to ensure you receive the best care possible.

Our areas of specialty include orthopaedic and spinal surgery, ophthalmology, dermatology, bariatric treatments and diagnostic imaging.

'Please note we are not able to see or treat anyone under the age of 18 years at Taunton Hospital. Your nearest provision can be found at either Bristol or Exeter Nuffield Health Hospitals'.

Keeping our hospital safe

Coronavirus update: the safety of our patients and staff is our main priority. To protect the safety of our patients and staff please read about the safety measures that are in place inside our hospital here.

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Taunton Hospital

Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN

01823 286 991

Postcode for Sat Nav: TA2 6BY

Facilities at Taunton Hospital
Switchboard 01823 286 991
New Patient Enquiries 01823 286 991
Physiotherapy 03450454845
Outpatients 01823 250 611
Radiology 01823 250 636
Pathology South West 01392 262 165

Ways to pay

Nuffield Health promise

Our prices are all-inclusive. We will equal any comparable price. There are no time limits on your aftercare.

Paying for yourself

There are no hidden costs in our treatment prices. The price you see is the price you pay.

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Personal medical loan

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Medical insurance

We work with you and your insurance provider to get you the treatment you need quickly

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CQC Rating

CQC inspection of Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital

The CQC inspection in 2016 of Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital was found to be ‘Good’ in all areas and deemed ‘Outstanding’ in leadership.

Patient feedback was consistently good; patients were extremely positive about the care and treatment they received. Inspectors reported that the hospital has a good track record of safety and that there is a culture where staff can report a concern or incidence. The hospital showed high levels of cleanliness to prevent and control infection. The hospital scored 99% for cleanliness in the annual Patient-Led assessment of the Care Environment.

The report concluded that “the hospital is committed to provide the best patient-centred care and treatment. All patients are respected as individuals and empowered partners in their care. All staff engaged with patients in a friendly and caring manner working together to deliver coordinated care, which met the needs of the individuals demonstrating the importance of flexibility, choice and continuity of care.

Related free events

Cataract Surgery and Premium Lens Options with Mr Shantanu Gudsoorkar

Thursday 23 February 2023

Taunton Hospital

Mr Shantanu Gudsoorkar

Free Virtual Event: 1-1 session with Mr S Gudsoorkar, Ophthalmology Consultant

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Laser Refractive and Cataract Surgery with Premium Intraocular Lenses with Mr Indy Sian, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Tuesday 28 February 2023

Taunton Hospital

Mr Indy Sian

This free face to face event at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is for anyone who would like to find out more about Cataract Surgery and refractive lens surgery as a treatment option for sight correction.

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'Varicose Veins - What you really need to know' - with Mr James Coulston, Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon

Wednesday 8 March 2023

Taunton Hospital

Mr James Coulston

This free event at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is for anyone who would like to find out more about varicose veins treatment.

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Early Detection of Skin Cancer

Thursday 23 March 2023

Taunton Hospital

Dr Jibu Varghese

A free event focusing on Skin Lesions and Early Detections of Skin Cancer with our Consultant Dermatologist - Dr Jibu Varghese

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Women's Health Event

Sunday 14 May 2023

Taunton Hospital

Miss Smita Sinha

Come and listen to our experts at a FREE evening event focusing on Women’s Health and Menopause Symptoms.

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