Private hip replacement Cambridgeshire

Inclusive treatment and care from £14,045

At Spire Cambridge Lea, our consultants use trusted and clinically proven hip replacement techniques in Cambridgeshire. By removing worn and damaged parts of the hip, the procedure can help relieve pain and increase mobility.

Hip replacement procedures replace damaged parts of the hip with an artificial joint. Our consultants in Cambridgeshire can help reduce pain and discomfort, so you can get back to everyday activities.

Sometimes also called

  • Hip arthroplasty

At a glance

  • Typical hospital stay
    3-5 days

  • Procedure duration
    60-90 minutes

  • Type of anaesthetic
    General, spinal or epidural

  • Available to self-pay?
    Yes

  • Covered by health insurance?
    Yes

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to treatment when you need it
  • Consultants who are experts in their field
  • Clear pricing with no hidden charges
  • Rated 'Good' by the Care Quality Commission

By Wallace Health I Medically reviewed by Adrian Roberts.
Page last reviewed: October 2018 I Next review due: October 2021

Hip replacement surgery: what to expect at Spire Cambridge Lea

At Spire Cambridge Lea, your consultant will work out a personalised treatment plan for you. Our expert hip replacement consultants are committed to providing healthcare excellence in Cambridgeshire.

You can book your procedure easily and receive your treatment without waiting. Your tailored aftercare will take place in our clean, modern facility.

How to book

Complete the enquiry form to book your first consultation at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital or call 01223 266900.

We serve Cambridgeshire, including Cambridge and Braintree.

How much does Hip replacement surgery cost at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

A hip replacement procedure is available from £14,045 at Spire Cambridge Lea.

Inclusive prices and payment plans make hip replacement surgery more affordable, even for patients without medical insurance.

Hip replacement Fees
Initial consultation £200
Treatment £13,845
Aftercare Included
Guide price £14,045
Monthly treatment price

(Loan applicable to the treatment cost and excludes the initial consultation)

£316
Representative example
Loan amount £12,595
Deposit £1,250
Loan period 48 months
Representative APR 9.9%
Total amount repayable £15,168

The guide price displayed shows what most patients who pay for their own treatment should expect to pay for treatment. The price may vary depending on Consultant, type of anaesthetic, implant or drug used, and may also vary due to your medical history.

Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital can provide you with a single, fixed price so there are no surprises. Please read Spire Healthcare's terms and conditions for full details of what’s included and excluded in your fixed price when paying for yourself. Finance options are available through our partner Omni Capital Retail Finance Ltd, 10 Norwich Street, London, EC4A 1BD.

Preparing for hip replacement at Spire Cambridge Lea

Getting here

You can find us in Cambridgeshire, serving areas including Cambridge and Braintree. The hospital is a 15-minute drive from Cambridge train station, which has direct links to London’s King’s Cross and Liverpool Street stations. Free parking is also available for patients and visitors.

Your consultations

Before your hip replacement, you’ll meet your consultant in one of our 22 accessible private rooms. During your consultation, you’ll discuss your medical history and symptoms and learn about your hip replacement choices. This is a good time to ask questions about hip replacement surgery.

Full hip replacement surgery

Watch how a hip replacement surgery takes place

Hip replacement: your procedure

Your private room

While you recover from your procedure, you’ll stay in one of our 44 private rooms. During your stay you can enjoy all of the comforts you'd expect at home, including:

  • Chair
  • En-suite
  • Freeview
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Nurse call system
  • TV

For a hip replacement procedure, you’ll stay at the Spire Cambridge Lea three to five days.

What happens

Hip replacement operations usually take between an hour to an hour and a half. Head to our main hip replacement surgery page for step-by-step information about the procedure.

Q & A

Alun Wall, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Talking about hip replacement surgery

Hip replacement surgery: your recovery

Once your operation is finished, you’ll be taken to your private room to start recovery. We’ll give you pain relief to ease discomfort and help you feel comfortable.

Our physiotherapists will be around to get you walking and recommend exercises to help you get the most out of your surgery.

1-2 days

Walk with help from a physiotherapist

3-5 days

Leave hospital

1-2 weeks

Walking more using a walking aid

2-6 weeks

Gradually able to do more exercises

6-8 weeks

Able to drive

12 weeks

Return to work and your usual activities

  • 1-2 days


    Walk with help from a physiotherapist

  • 3-5 days


    Leave hospital

  • 1-2 weeks


    Walking more using a walking aid

  • 2-6 weeks


    Gradually able to do more exercises

  • 6-8 weeks


    Able to drive

  • 12 weeks


    Return to work and your usual activities

Areas served

If you live in Cambridgeshire, you can have your hip replacement at the Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital.

Our hip replacement consultants in Cambridgeshire are committed to your healthcare. Book your first consultation and start your hip replacement journey today.

Learn more about our hip replacement procedure here.

How to get to us

We're a 40-minute drive from London Stansted Airport and 15 minutes from Cambridge train station, which has direct links into London's King's Cross and Liverpool Street stations.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital,

30 New Road
Impington
Cambridge
CB24 9EL

Main Switchboard:  01223 266900

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  01223 266929

The treatment described on this page may be adapted to meet your individual needs, so it's important to follow your healthcare professional's advice and raise any questions that you may have with them.

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