Ovarian cancer: what you need to know

03 March 2016

March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and Mr Sotiris Vimplis, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at Spire Roding, talks about ovarian cancer and what you need to know about it

Prostate cancer – symptoms and treatment

02 November 2015

The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located in front of the rectum, just below the bladder and surrounding the urethra. Its main purpose is to produce fluid that transports sperm during the male orgasm.

Why you should consider a laser tonsillectomy?

16 September 2015

The operation performed to remove the tonsils is called a tonsillectomy, which can cure a number of conditions from repetitive painful sore throats, to tonsil stones (quite common), bad taste, unpleasant breath and surprisingly, snoring.

What's causing my knee pain?

21 August 2015

"I have been suffering for months with a pain in my right knee which began suddenly. When I was in my late teens I had a twisting injury which got better after a course of physiotherapy...

Prostate cancer awareness month

03 March 2015

Approximately 37,000 new cases are diagnosed each year, which is approximately 100 new cases per day. It affects mainly men in late middle age and old age. The outlook for a man with prostate cancer is good if the disease is caught early before it has spread.

Women's Health Clinic

04 March 2014

Spire Roding Hospital in Redbridge offers women from Essex and East London a range of private clinics and services dedicated to their specific health needs.