Surgery Cash Plan

Cash benefits for specific surgeries

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How Much does Private Surgery Cost?

Surgery costs, especially in private hospitals, continue to increase year on year.

Private surgery costs depend on the hospital, surgery type, and the patient’s unique requirements, if any. You can expect the same procedure to be more or less expensive depending on these varying factors.


Which Factors affect private medical treatment costs?

The cost of medical treatment in the UK is based on various factors, including:


The location of the hospital has a great impact on the cost of medical treatment and surgery. Rent and staffing costs are higher in cities and other populated areas than in the provinces. If you want to be treated in London, you can expect higher prices.

The type of surgery or operation has a significant role in the cost. A minor surgery will be cheaper than a major one.

The latest equipment and medicines tend to be expensive and increase over time and private hospitals tend to invest in new equipment and medicines. 

The specialisation and number of medical consultants required for your treatment affect the price of treatment. A doctor with more experience and specialisation has higher fees than a more junior one.


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