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6 Myths About Self Pay Private Healthcare

Published: 24 September 2020

If you’re thinking about starting treatment at New Victoria Hospital, there are two main ways to pay: private medical insurance, either through an employment scheme or your own personal cover, or Self Pay.

Self Pay can be a great option for many people who are looking for personalised, fast-access care. Here are six common misconceptions about Self Pay and private healthcare. 

A Patient's Guide To Kidney Stones

Published: 03 September 2020

September is Urology Awareness Month and Consultant Urological Surgeon, Miss Rashmi Singh, tells you all you need to know about kidney stones. Kidney stones can be quite common in adults between 30 and 60 years old, especially in men.

Myofascial Pain Syndrome - How To Tackle It Post Lockdown

Published: 31 July 2020

Aching muscles post lockdown? If you suffer from Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS), it could have got worse during the Covid-19 pandemic. Lockdown has had a distressing impact to a different extent on all of us. It was a challenging time, both mentally and physically. Find out about the treatments available and how to tackle Myofascial Pain Syndrome from New Victoria Physiotherapists and Massage Specialist Mario Moreno.

Face To Face Outpatient Consultations Resume At New Victoria Hospital

Published: 01 June 2020

We are pleased to announce that New Victoria Hospital’s Outpatient Department has now re-opened for face-to-face consultations for all specialities. Remote video consultations also remain available if preferred and where examinations and tests are not required.

Coeliac Disease Awareness Week - An Update During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: 15 May 2020

Coeliac Disease is a chronic condition where your body’s immune system has an inflammatory response when you eat gluten. During the Covid-19 pandemic, it is even more important to stick to your gluten-free diet, if you have already been diagnosed with Coeliac Disease. However, if you experience symptoms, it can be challenging to seek medical advice during this time. It is Coeliac Disease Awareness Week and Dr Rishi Goel, Consultant Gastroenterologist at New Victoria Hospital, helps you to understand this condition and identify symptoms during the Coronavirus emergency.

New Victoria Hospital' s Consultants to offer remote consultations

Published: 09 April 2020

Consultants at New Victoria Hospital are now offering online consultations to patients.

New Victoria Hospital - Supporting The NHS

Published: 25 March 2020

Following an upsurge in Covid-19 cases, New Victoria Hospital is supporting NHS England. 

Coronavirus COVID-19 - Advice for patients and visitors coming to New Victoria Hospital

Published: 24 March 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19: Following guidance from Public Health England, please consider the following details before coming to New Victoria Hospital.

Ovarian Cancer - Why You Should Pay Attention To Symptoms

Published: 17 March 2020
March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and Mr Michael Davis, one of our Consultant Gynaecologists at New Victoria Hospital, guides you through the most common symptoms that might be a sign of ovarian cancer. Paying attention to changes or persisting pain in your body is vital to receive prompt examinations and treatment.

Kidney Health - The Truth About Dry Fasting And The 8 Glasses A Day Rule

Published: 12 March 2020

Dry fasting, 8 glasses of water per day and all the other popular fads to lose weight, heal conditions, clear your skin and keep you healthy, they all have their moments. Still, some of them are not scientifically-proven or, even worse, can be harmful and compromise your health. Kidneys are one of the organs most affected by lack of fluid intake. On World Kidney Day and with Hydration & Nutrition Week coming up next week, Dr Richard Hull, Consultant Nephrologist at New Victoria Hospital, provides some key information on kidney health.