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Private gallbladder surgery Sutton Coldfield

Inclusive treatment and care from £6,117

With a simple medical procedure, you could banish pain from gallstones for life. At Spire, our highly-skilled consultants have performed gallbladder removal many times before, and you may only need to stay in hospital a day or two.

With the latest techniques and technology, Spire Little Aston is able to offer gallbladder removal in Sutton Coldfield and beyond.

Sometimes also called

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Open cholecystectomy

At a glance

  • Typical hospital stay
    Same day or one night for keyhole surgery

  • Procedure duration
    One to two hours

  • Type of anaesthetic
    Usually general

  • Available to self-pay?

  • Covered by health insurance?

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to a wide range of treatments
  • Internationally and nationally renowned consultants
  • Clear, simple pricing and flexible payment options
  • 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

Gallbladder removal: what to expect at Spire Little Aston

You’ll start the process with a consultation and some examinations. This will determine the best course of action for your procedure, and whether keyhole surgery can be used or if you need open surgery. The latter simply requires larger incisions and a few days more in hospital afterwards.

On the day, the Spire team will be on hand to support you before, during and after your procedure. You’ll be escorted from your private room to theatre, and given general anaesthetic. The operation should take a few hours at most, after which you’ll have whatever time and space you need to recuperate.

How to book

For private gallbladder removal in Lichfield and other parts of the West Midlands, you’re best contacting Spire Little Aston Hospital. Complete the enquiry form or call the team on 0121 353 2444, or 0121 7567 014 for self-pay enquiries.

How much does Gallbladder / gallstone removal (cholecystectomy) cost at Spire Little Aston Hospital

It’s a common operation to have done privately, and our inclusive prices and access to payment plans make it easy and more affordable, even if you don’t have medical insurance.

Gallbladder removal (laparoscopic cholecystectomy) Fees
Initial consultation from £150
Treatment £5,967
Aftercare Included
Guide price £6,117
Monthly treatment price

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

Representative example
Loan amount £5,217
Deposit £750
Loan period 24 months
Representative APR 9.9%
Total amount repayable £5,736
Gallbladder removal (laparoscopic cholecystectomy with X-ray imaging) Fees
Initial consultation from £150
Treatment £7,373
Aftercare Included
Guide price £7,523
Monthly treatment price

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

Representative example
Loan amount £6,623
Deposit £750
Loan period 24 months
Representative APR 9.9%
Total amount repayable £7,296

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 Little Aston 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.

Find a consultant for your gallbladder removal procedure at Spire Little Aston

Every one of Spire’s gallbladder consultants has vast experience in this area of medicine. To learn more about their skills and background, take a look at their profiles below.

Areas served

This hospital is well positioned for many parts of the West Midlands, including those who require gallstone removal in Tamworth. Spire Little Aston is north of central Birmingham and close to Sutton Park.

That means this is also your nearest Spire facility if you live in places such as:

  • Burntwood
  • Lichfield
  • Walsall
  • Wednesbury
  • West Bromwich

How to get to us

You can find us just to the north of Sutton Coldfield, in the rural area between the villages of Mere Green and Aldridge. We're a short 25 minute drive from Birmingham city centre and our main motorway links are the M6, M5 and M42.

We’re just a short taxi ride from Blake Street Rail Station on the Birmingham to Lichfield line.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Little Aston Hospital,

Little Aston Hall Drive
Sutton Coldfield
B74 3UP

Main Switchboard:  0121 353 2444

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0121 580 7119

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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