|First appointment||From appointment to treatment|
|3-4 weeks||10-11 weeks|
Please note: waiting times displayed are indicative and can change on a daily basis.
At Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre we offer free NHS treatments to all patients. You are not required to pay if you are an NHS patient and have been referred for treatment by your GP.
We also offer an affordable self pay option for patients who do not have health insurance, or have been told they are ineligible for NHS treatment.
For patients with symptomatic gallstones, it is recommended that the gallbladder is removed surgically, usually via keyhole surgery. This is often performed as a day case.
This is where an internal part of the body pushes through a weakness in the muscle or surrounding tissue wall. Hernias can occur anywhere in your abdomen, and there are a number of different types – inguinal, femoral, umbilical, incisional and abdominal.
Are you planning to have a flu jab?
If you are scheduled for surgery, please be aware your operation could be cancelled if you are vaccinated one week before your surgery date.
For any questions, contact our outpatient team on 01752 506014 (Monday-Friday, 7am-8pm).