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News in 2016

Recruitment Open Day

New Year, New Career? The Holly Private Hospital is hosting a recruitment open day for clinical staff. When: Saturday 28th January 2017 Time: 10am-3pm We are particularly keen to meet experienced Theatres, Ward, Outpatient’s, Diagnostic, Pharmacy and Physiotherapy staff. You’ll have a chance to meet several of our clinical managers and find out what it’s […]

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Date: 22/12/2016

Important Update December 2016

Unfortunately there have been a number of thefts from motor vehicles in the hospital car park in recent days. We are liaising closely with the police and are currently reviewing our security arrangements for the carpark. We would ask patients, visitors and staff to be vigilant at this time and not to leave valuables in […]

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Date: 15/12/2016

Dr Victor Mendis Answers The Top 10 Back Pain FAQs

1. What is chronic pain? Chronic pain is defined as pain that lasts longer than six months. Chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely inconvenient or totally incapacitating. With chronic pain, signals of pain remain active in the nervous system for months or even years. This can take both a physical […]

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Date: 14/12/2016

Dr Victor Mendis Answers The Top 10 Back Pain FAQs

1. What is chronic pain? Chronic pain is defined as pain that lasts longer than six months. Chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely inconvenient or totally incapacitating. With chronic pain, signals of pain remain active in the nervous system for months or even years. This can take both a physical […]

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Date: 14/12/2016

Gender reassignment: changing bodies and lives

We recently partnered with Mediaplanet UK on the 2016 Cosmetic Solutions Campaign in The Guardian newspaper and online where Consultant Urologist James Bellringer explains how gender reassignment surgery can transorm a patient’s character as well as their body. Gender reassignment surgery is in higher demand than ever before, with James Bellringer carrying out over 150 […]

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Date: 09/12/2016

Christmas 2016 Opening Hours

Christmas Opening Hours  Below you can see our opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period. Saturday 24 December: Close midday Sunday 25 December: Closed Monday 26 December: Closed (Bank Holiday) Tuesday 27 December: Closed (Bank Holiday) Wednesday 28 December: Open normal hours Thursday 29 December: Open normal hours Friday 30 December: Open normal […]

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Date: 06/12/2016

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Mr Mostafa Metwally answers the Top FAQs….

Mr Mostafa Metwally, Consultant GynaecologistClaremont Clinics: Tuesday PM What is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)? Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, commonly known as PCOS is a fairly common condition particularly in women who have difficulty conceiving or experience irregular periods.  It is associated with an imbalance of some of the hormones that control the function of the ovaries. Why […]

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Date: 30/11/2016

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Mr Mostafa Metwally answers the Top FAQs….

Mr Mostafa Metwally, Consultant GynaecologistClaremont Clinics: Tuesday PM What is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)? Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, commonly known as PCOS is a fairly common condition particularly in women who have difficulty conceiving or experience irregular periods.  It is associated with an imbalance of some of the hormones that control the function of the ovaries. Why […]

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Date: 30/11/2016

Our Advent Food Bank Calendar

This winter we are supporting people facing hunger by joining the UK’s biggest food collection The Trussell Trust via the Wimbledon Food Bank. Every day people in the UK go hungry for reasons ranging from redundancy or bereavement to welfare problems or receiving an unexpected bill on a low income. The Trussell Trust’s network of […]

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Date: 28/11/2016

The Skier’s Thumb

The skier’s thumb is a common injury sustained when falling on an outstretched hand, resulting in a hyperabduction force to the thumb.   How does it happen? This classically happens when a skier plants their pole into snow and falls – landing with the pole still grasped in their hand causing the thumb to lever […]

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Date: 17/11/2016