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Get all of the latest news from Derby Private Health

Keep up to date with all of the latest goings on at Derby Private Health – the private health suite at the Royal Derby Hospital.

Check here to get the latest information on latest treatments available in the private health suite, updates on our open evening dates and the latest news from our consultants.

Derby Private Health to feature in Channel 4 weight loss surgery documentary (23 January, 2019)

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A documentary following the journey of a patient who undergoes weight loss surgery at Derby Private Health under Consultant Bariatric Surgeon, Mr Sherif Awad and the team at Derby Private Health at the Royal Derby, is set to be aired on national television.

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Educational seminar dates for 2019 announced (12 December, 2018)

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After launching our series of educational seminars at the beginning of 2018, we enjoyed a successful year hosting the events and are pleased to announce that we will be continuing to host CPD verified educational seminars throughout 2019.

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New outpatient Ophthalmology clinic launches (19 October, 2018)

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We are pleased to offer a new, fully equipped Ophthalmology outpatient clinic, with appointments for the clinic available throughout the week. The clinic will be ran by our expert Consultants, covering all eye conditions.

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‘Good’ CQC report for Trust (19 April, 2018)

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After recent media attention on safety in private hospitals, we at Derby Private Health, would like to reassure our patients that we do everything possible to ensure your safety at all times.

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Innovative prostate procedure is changing the lives of patients (26 March, 2018)

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An innovative treatment available at Derby Teaching Hospitals is improving the lives of patients with an enlarged prostate (Benign Prostatic Hyperplastia, or BPH).

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Raynaud syndrome Awareness Month: All you need to know about the condition (7 February, 2018)

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The month of February is Raynaud’s Awareness Month, which aims to increase public knowledge of Raynaud syndrome, what causes it and how it can be treated at Derby Private Health.

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Educational seminars launch in 2018 (16 January, 2018)

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At Derby Private Health, we are hosting a series of educational GP Seminars in the area.

Read more here.


Your care and safety are at the heart of everything we do (17 October, 2017)

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After recent media attention on private health care, we would like to reassure patients that their safety and care are at the centre of everything we here at Derby Private Health do.

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Big, heavy earrings causing sharp rise in ‘eartox’ procedures (19 September, 2017)

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Heavy earrings are causing more and more women to turn to innovative new ‘eartox’ or a ‘lobe job’ to repair damage that statement earrings are causing to their ear lobes.

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Ask your GP about our new Directory of Services! (9 August, 2017)

Ask GPs about our Directory of Services

We are pleased to announce that our brand new Directory of Services will be distributed to GP surgeries across the region during August 2017.

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AXA patients now accepted at Derby Private Health (July, 2017)axa contract patients derby private health news

Derby Private Health is pleased to announce that a network contract has been signed with health insurance provider, AXA, meaning patients with policies with AXA PPP can now have treatment here at the Royal Derby’s private patient unit.

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Member of Derby Private Health team takes on Men United march for Prostate Cancer UK (6 June, 2017)

Prostate Cancer UK's March For Men is back, and our finance manager is taking part

A member of the Derby Private Health team is taking part in Jeff Stelling’s March For Men in a bid to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK.

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Three more treatments Bupa accredited (25 April, 2017)

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Bupa has now added Derby Private Health to its accreditation list for our breast and prostate cancer treatments, and our bowel/G.I. treatments, we are pleased to announce.

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New collagen cross-linking machine purchased by Derby Private Health (21 April, 2017)

Derby Private Health's new collagen cross-linking machine to treat keratoconus

We have a new piece of equipment in the private suite to treat the corneal disease, keratoconus. Here, our consultant, Mr Anandan, discusses what the machine can do and the benefits it has for patients receiving treatment with it.

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