Highgate Spine Unit

The Spine Unit at Highgate Private Hospital uses a multi-disciplinary collective approach to diagnose and treat conditions and injuries affecting the spine, including the head (cranial), neck (cervical), middle back (thoracic) and lower back (lumbar & sciatic). By choosing us you’ll have access to London’s leading Consultant Spinal Surgeons, Consultant Neurosurgeons, Sports & Exercise Medicine Specialists, Chartered Physiotherapists, and specialist MSK Radiologists.

Upon completing a £15m redevelopment, we are equipped with two state-of-the-art theatres built with laminar flow systems for specialist Orthopaedic procedures including spinal surgery. With highly skilled theatre and nursing staff specifically trained to support Orthopaedic & Spinal procedures and their recovery, we provide you with first class care.

Services & Treatments 

At The Spine Unit, our Consultants and Specialists can treat a variety of back & neck problems and spinal conditions. Whether you are suffering from chronic back pain to a spinal condition, we are here to help.

Consultants & Specialists

The Consultants Surgeons in The Spine Unit take a collaborative approach to your back or neck problem, to fully support you every step of the way - from diagnosis through treatment.

Consultant Spinal Surgeons & Neurosurgeons:

We have several Pain Management Consultants who work alongside our Consultant Spinal Surgeons to offer spinal triarge service.

Pain Management Consultants:

As part of the multidisciplinary approach to your diagnosis and treatment, our Spine Unit Consultant Surgeons have access to a wide network of specialists & Consultants across a range of associated services related to neck and back pain.

Supportive Services

Our onsite supportive services provide you with the convenience of rapid access to diagnostic scans, Physiotherapy treatment, Private GP services and pharmaceuticals. 

Imaging & Diagnostics


Private GP Services



Are you insured?

We welcome patients with private medical insurance, and are approved by all major insurers including Bupa and AXA PPP.

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Not insured?

We offer several fixed price self say packages, if you are thinking about paying for your own treatment.

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