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Imaging at One Ashford Hospital

  One Ashford Hospital has a specialist Imaging department that is staffed by a friendly team of professional radiographers, providing the following services:   Magnetic Resonance Imaging Ultrasound X-Ray Examinations   If you are self-paying, your GP can refer you directly to our Imaging department.  Those using private health insurance will need to be referred by…


Snoring… Why put up with it?

  A good night’s sleep has many important health benefits including reducing stress, lowering blood pressure, improving brain function and maintaining heart health. Unfortunately disorders of breathing can get in the way.   One in four people suffer with snoring. It happens because of the vibration and partial blockage of the nose and throat. It…


One Ashford Hospital are Proud Sponsors of The Urology Foundation

  One Ashford Hospital are proud to support The Urology Foundation who, working with researchers, urologists and healthcare professionals, aim to improve the nation’s urology care.  They are dedicated to beating all urology diseases through cutting-edge research and leading education and training to ensure that fewer lives will be devastated.   The Urology Foundation regularly…


One Hatfield Surgeon Mr Frosh treats bullied girl, 8

The Sun Online told the story of young patient Lillianna Biggs, who is being treated at One Hatfield Hospital by ENT surgeon Mr Adam Frosh.   Lillianna has suffered cruelly at the hands of bullies due to her appearance. Mr Frosh saw Lillianna in the NHS in Stevenage and has recommended Pinnaplasty surgery which has been…


Prostate Cancer – Be Proactive. Get Tested

  Every year over 45,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer in the UK and around 10,000 men will die from the disease, it is the most common solid organ cancer in the male population and around 1 in 8 men will be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetime.     For the first…


5 Facts on Hernia Repair

  Hernias are a common condition caused when the body pushes an organ through a weakened area of muscle or tissue. Surgery can correct the muscle weakness of the affected area to strengthen, support and fix the problem.   Facts about Hernia   The most common symptoms are pain, swelling and discomfort at the site…


Mr Tim Waters returns from Vietnam 58 surgeries later

Our very own Orthoapedic Consultant Tim Waters recently worked with Operation Walk to travel to Vietnam to treat less fortunate people, often from rural areas, who were no longer able to care for their families or be looked after themselves due complex hip and knee problems. Together the team performed  58 hip and knee replacements during their…


One Ashford Hospital Launches Team Endoscopy

Endoscopy Tests at One Ashford Hospital Providing a Consultant Delivered Service and Allaying Patient Fears   One Ashford Hospital is pleased to announce that we now have our very own purpose built Endoscopy suite, housing the latest endoscopy equipment. This enables us to offer a wide range of procedures in an environment which prioritises patient…


Endometriosis – The Key Facts

            Our Consultant Gynaecologist Mr C P Lim specialises in diagnosing and treatment patients suffering with Endometriosis.  As our expert, we asked him the key facts to help patients with their concerns. Endometriosis is a unique condition whereby growth of tissue similar to the lining of the womb exists outside…