Orthopaedic Surgery at Spire Harpenden Hospital

Here at Spire Harpenden Hospital we are extremely proud of our highly skilled orthopaedic consultants, who are closely supported by a fantastic team of trained nursing staff, radiologists and physiotherapists making your patient journey straightforward.

We also have a well-equipped diagnostic imaging department including a state of the art MRI scanner on-site at Spire Harpenden Hospital.

Our orthopaedic consultants are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of minor to complex conditions in a clean, safe and comfortable environment, ensuring your treatment is smooth from start to finish.

Orthopaedic surgeons at Spire Harpenden Hospital perform various orthopaedic procedures including:

  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Bunions removal, including minimally invasive bunion surgery
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Shoulder replacement surgery
  • Treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture
  • Ganglion removal
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee ligament surgery
  • Ingrown toenail surgery

Hand Surgery Centre

Spire Harpenden Hospital has consolidated its hand surgery expertise to offer a dedicated hand surgery service.


Click here to read about our dedicated hand surgery service

Treatment of Vertebral Compression Fractures using Balloon Kyphoplasty


Balloon Kyphoplasty is a minimally invasive technique used in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures. The procedure aims to restore the fractured vertebra to its pre-fracture shape, and stabilise the fracture with special bone cement.

For full details including a video and a list of the consultants offering this treatment please click here.

Dedicated Physiotherapy department on-site at Harpenden

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Did you know you don't need insurance to get treatment?

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