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Knee Arthroscopy including meniscectomy, chondroplasty etc Fees
Initial consultation from £200
Treatment £3,425
Pre-assessment Included
Main treatment Included
Post-discharge care Included
Pre-assessment, Main treatment and Post-discharge care £3,425
Guide price £3,625
 What does guide price mean?

The guide price stated above is an approximation of the cost of treatment only. The final price may vary according to Consultant fees, prosthesis or drugs used and any pre-existing medical conditions which may alter your care pathway.  You will be given a fixed all-inclusive price for treatment following your initial consultation with a Consultant.

Knee Arthroscopy including meniscectomy Fees
Initial consultation from £200
Treatment £3,290
Pre-assessment Included
Main treatment Included
Post-discharge care Included
Pre-assessment, Main treatment and Post-discharge care £3,290
Guide price £3,490
 What does guide price mean?

The guide price stated above is an approximation of the cost of treatment only. The final price may vary according to Consultant fees, prosthesis or drugs used and any pre-existing medical conditions which may alter your care pathway.  You will be given a fixed all-inclusive price for treatment following your initial consultation with a Consultant.

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Wolverhampton Hospital

Wood Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8LE

01902 793 269
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Why choose Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital for your knee arthroscopy surgery?

At Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital our expert knee specialists excel in lower limb diagnostic surgery, including keyhole knee arthroscopy. All of our orthopaedic surgeons are renowned for their impressive joint diagnosis accuracy and repair. They are fully supported by our attentive matron-led nursing team, who are dedicated to ensuring your comfort and care whilst staying with us.

Our hospital in Wolverhampton is renowned for its excellent facilities and high patient satisfaction scores. All of our knee arthroscopy patients will have access to their own private patient rooms during their stay in hospital. All of our modern rooms feature large en-suite bathrooms, flat screen TV's and unlimited wireless internet accessibility to enhance your entertainment and comfort whilst admitted.

To help aid your full rehabilitation, patients who undergo knee arthroscopy surgery at Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital are eligible for our exclusive Recovery Plus programme, carried out at your local Fitness & Wellbeing Gym, where you can benefit from access to of the swimming pool and other gym facilities.

How to book a consultation at Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital

If you are suffering from knee pain and want to discuss your treatment options with one of our consultants in Wolverhampton, you will need to book a private consultation via our dedicated enquiry team by calling us on 01902 754 177 or filling out a contact form above.

Please let the enquiry handler know if you have had any recent X-rays or scans when booking your consultation, as there will be additional charges for any diagnostic imaging needed.

What happens during a knee arthroscopy?

  • Knee arthroscopy is usually performed under general anaesthetic
  • A knee arthroscopy operation normally takes between 1/2 an hour and 3/4 of an hour
  • Your surgeon in Wolverhampton will make 2 or 3 small incisions and then insert a tiny camera to examine the inside of your knee joint
  • Your surgeon will wash out any loose material caused by wear of the joint surfaces
  • It is usually possible for your surgeon to trim or repair a torn cartilage without needing to make a larger cut.

After your keyhole knee surgery in Wolverhampton

  • Once your operation is over, you’ll be taken to the recovery room where you will come around from the anaesthetic
  • Your wounds, blood pressure and pulse will be carefully monitored
  • Most patients are able to go home the same day as the operation
  • You won’t be able to drive, so you will need someone to come and take you home from the hospital once you have been discharged
  • Alternatively, ask reception to book a taxi.

How soon will I recover from knee arthroscopy?

  • Depending on the level of repair carried out the arthroscopy procedure generally causes very little tissue damage
  • Most patients recover quickly
  • Your knee will be swollen and sore for the first week following your arthroscopy
  • Most patients return to normal activity levels within 2 - 3 weeks
  • Please discuss any concerns regarding your recovery with your knee surgeon.

Most people make a good recovery and return to normal activities following knee arthroscopy. However as with any surgery there can be complications:

  • Damage to the nerves around the knee
  • Developing a lump under the wounds
  • Severe pain, stiffness and loss of use of the knee.
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