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About us

Did you know? All of our profits are reinvested back into University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Derby Private Health is run in partnership with University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust and all profits are invested into NHS services, improving healthcare for everyone. We are able to offer our patients a ‘best of both worlds’ experience – the comfort of private care with the clinical back-up of one of the country’s newest and most advanced NHS hospitals.

Our Patient Values

  • We are committed to making private healthcare affordable – we are open to everyone, offering competitively priced, fixed-cost healthcare to both insured and self-funding patients
  • All our profits are reinvested back into the NHS to improve healthcare for all
  • Your care and safety is at the heart of everything we do

How to access treatments at Derby & Burton Private Health

Derby & Burton Private Health is available to anyone who has medical insurance, corporate healthcare cover or the ability to self-pay.

If your GP advises you to see a hospital consultant, you can ask to be referred to Derby or Burton Private Health and take advantage of our minimal waiting times. Your GP may be able to advise you on the most appropriate consultant for your needs. Please view our consultants and read about the services they provide. Once your GP has sent the referral letter your chosen consultant will contact you to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

If you are using Derby or Burton Private Health through your insurance company, we ask you to please contact us before your treatment starts to confirm that we recognise your particular insurer.

You will also need to contact your insurer to confirm that you have enough cover to pay for the treatment and consultations that you require.

Self-referring patients

You can self-refer, without a GP referral for the following:

  • Cosmetic surgery (including weight loss procedures, varicose veins surgery, facial aesthetics procedures)
  • Physiotherapy and sports injury clinic

We will take self-referees for most specialties and patients seeking advice – please contact us to find out more.

Please call us on 01332 785200 to make an outpatient appointment, or email us at dhft.privatepatients@nhs.net for more information.