Private hip replacement Leicester

Inclusive treatment and care from £12,395

At Spire Leicester Hospital, we provide hip replacement surgery using trusted and clinically proven techniques in Leicester. Our clean, modern facilities and expert aftercare make the procedure as comfortable and effective as possible.

Hip replacement is a common operation can help reduce hip pain and improve mobility by replacing parts of the hip with an artificial joint.

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?

  • Covered by health insurance?

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to a wide range of treatments
  • 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 Leicester

At Spire Leicester, our highly skilled orthopaedic (bone and muscle) teams provide treatment that’s personalised to you. Our hip replacement surgeons and aftercare team are committed to providing healthcare excellence in Leicestershire.

We offer fast access to diagnostic tests, so you can find out quickly if treatment is right for you.

How to book

Complete the enquiry form to book your first consultation at Spire Leicester Hospital or call 0116 2720888.

We serve areas of Leicestershire, including Leicester and Loughborough.

How much does Hip replacement surgery cost at Spire Leicester Hospital

A hip replacement procedure is available from £12,395.

The price might vary depending on the consultant you choose, the implant used or based on your medical history.

Hip replacement Fees
Initial consultation £200
Treatment £12,195
Aftercare Included
Guide price £12,395
Monthly treatment price

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

Representative example
Loan amount £10,945
Deposit £1,250
Loan period 48 months
Representative APR 9.9%
Total amount repayable £13,152

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 Leicester 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 Leicester

Getting here

Spire Leicester is located just seven miles from junction 21 of the M1 and is easily accessible from the A47 and A6. The hospital is a 15-minute car ride from Leicester railway station. Free on-site parking is available for all patients and visitors.

Your consultations

Before your hip replacement, you’ll meet your consultant in one of 21 private ground floor rooms at Spire Leicester Hospital. At your consultation, you’ll discuss your medical history and symptoms and be encouraged to ask any questions you may have about hip replacement surgery.

Full hip replacement surgery

Watch how a hip replacement surgery takes place

Hip replacement: your procedure

Your private room

When you come in for your operation, you’ll be shown to your private room and have time to settle in. Your comfortable room will include:

  • Armchair
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Telephone
  • TV/radio
  • Wardrobe space and a small locker
  • Wi-Fi

You can expect to be with us for three to five days.

What happens

The hip replacement procedure usually takes from an hour to an hour and a half. For more information, you can head to our main hip replacement surgery page.

Q & A

Alun Wall, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Talking about hip replacement surgery

Hip replacement surgery: your recovery

As soon as you feel ready, your physiotherapist will help you get up and about, while our nursing team will be on-hand to make sure you’re as comfortable as possible.

Every recovery is different. Your consultant will be able to advise you on your personal expectations.

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 Leicestershire, including areas of Leicester and Loughborough, or in Derbyshire or Northamptonshire, you can have your hip replacement treatment at Spire Leicester Hospital.

Our hip replacement consultants in Leicester are committed to excellent healthcare. Book a consultation and start your hip replacement journey today.

Learn more about your hip replacement procedure here.

How to get to us

As well as being close to the city centre, we're just seven miles from junction 21 of the M1 and easily accessible from the A47 and A6.

We're less than an hour's drive from Nottingham East Midlands and Birmingham International airports.

We're three miles (or a 15 minute cab ride) from Leicester railway station.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Leicester Hospital,

Gartree Road

Main Switchboard:  0116 2720888

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0116 2653021

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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