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Hendon Hospital

At Hendon Hospital, we strive to provide patients with dedicated, compassionate care, from diagnosis to day case treatment to complete the recovery journey

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About us

Hendon Hospital, part of the Circle Health Group is a renowned healthcare facility located in North London. Whether your in need of a consultation for a particular health concern, health check or physiotherapy, we offer services to meet your needs.

At Hendon Hospital you will have fast access to dedicated medical professionals and state-of-the-art facilities. We offer an extensive range of treatments and services including: ophthalmology orthopaedics, ENT surgery, gastroenterology, gynaecology and more.

Our hospital specialises in day case procedures only. We are equipped to perform procedures that do not require an overnight stay.

Please note that Hendon Hospital does not provide treatment for patients under 18 years of age.

Hospital facilities:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Onsite restaurant that caters to dietary needs
  • Imaging including MRI scanner
  • Physiotherapy suite including cryotherapy
  • On-site GP services
  • 18 en-suite beds, with Freeview TV, telephone, and nurse call
  • 10 consulting rooms
  • 2 operating theatres

We also have a resident medical officer (RMO) who is available 24 hours a day to ensure that patients are safe and care for at all times. Should your care needs change following surgery or treatment, we may need to transfer you to another hospital. This will either be to an NHS or another Circle hospital. Transfers of care only take place when absolutely necessary.


Discover our fixed price packages which include information about the cost of surgery (if applicable), your initial consultation, treatment and aftercare.

If you are paying for treatment yourself, we offer flexible payment options to help you spread the cost over months, or even years.

You can use our repayment calculator to find out what these instalments might be.

Patient satisfaction

Our latest Patient Satisfaction scores*

  • 99.5% of patients said their overall experience of our service was very good or excellent
  • 99.0% of patients said the quality of their care was very good, or excellent
  • 98.9% of patients said their overall experience of the nursing care was very good or excellent

We are proud of our patient care and work hard to make each patient's time with us as pleasant as possible. Our patient satisfaction survey is an important indicator of how well we achieve this and we monitor the results very closely.

*During the period of January to December 2022, The Hendon Hospital received 804 completed Inpatient/Day Case Patient Surveys*


We are bursting with pride to announce that Hendon Hospital has been honoured with the prestigious Reputation 800 Award! This accolade reflects our unwavering commitment to delivering an exceptional healthcare experience.

At Hendon, we don't just hear; we listen. This award is a testament to our dedication to understanding and applying patient feedback, ensuring we go above and beyond to provide the best possible care. Your voices matter, and we are grateful for the trust you place in us.

This achievement is not just a milestone; it's a promise. A promise to continuously improve, innovate, and elevate our service standards. 

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our incredible team and, most importantly, to our valued patients, we look forward to serving our community with even greater excellence.

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Joint Advisory Group (JAG) Accredited Endoscopy. This accreditation is awarded for high quality gastrointestinal endoscopy service.

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We are accredited by The Association for Perioperative Practice (AFPP). This recognition underlines our renewed commitment to the highest standards in patient care and safety in the perioperative environment. It also sets the standards for quality under which our dedicated team is working very hard to ensure the standards remain very high for each patient before, during, and after surgery.

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    Every stage of your care with us, from diagnosis to recovery, is focused on you. We want to give you the best possible experience, with fast access to treatments and no waiting lists

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    We work with leading consultants offering NHS and private treatments across a wide range of medical services

Where are we? Easy to find and easy to get to Get directions on Google Maps



The hospital is accessible from the M1 (Junction 2), the M25 (Junction 23) or from the A1 from Central London.

Leave the M1, exit 2 and drive southwards along the A1 until the next set of traffic lights. Turn right onto Parson Street, then at the first set of traffic lights (with Nat West Bank on the corner) turn right onto Church Road. The first turn on the right is Sunny Gardens Road and the hospital is situated approximately a quarter of a mile down on the right.

Alternatively the hospital can be approached from central London by travelling north on the A41, turning right at The Burroughs onto Church Road, past Barnet Town Hall and Middlesex University and reaching Sunny Gardens Road on the left just before the traffic lights at Parsons Street.

The main entrance to the hospital is on the right on Rowsley Avenue. There is free parking on site.


Buses which stop on Church Road, are 326, 143 and 183. There is also a number 240 bus that stops on Parsons Street and the 113 (Edgware to Marble Arch) also stops at Hendon Central.


The nearest tube station is Hendon Central (Northern line) and is approximately a 20 minute walk. Alternatively Hendon Station (Thameslink), is about a 15 minute bus journey on the 183 towards Golders Green.

Frequently asked questions and other useful information

We want to make it as easy as possible for you to find the information you need, so we've gathered a list of frequently asked questions about our hospitals and services

  • We offer flexible payment options via Chrysalis Finance, making private healthcare more affordable than you'd think. You can find more details here.

  • You will need to call the hospital you have booked your appointment with. To do this, you can find the phone number to your hospital on your appointment letter. 

  • Please call the hospital where the patient is admitted, press zero for switchboard, and they will transfer your call to the patient’s room, or put you in touch with a nurse or a ward.
  • Yes, our hospitals have free WiFi access for our patients and visitors. 
  • Once your appointment is booked, you can request to receive a confirmation email or letter with all the necessary information. To find the confirmation email, please search your email inbox for any message from [email protected].

    You will also receive a text reminder 48 hours prior to your appointment with all the details you need. Please note that this will not be sent if the appointment is booked within 48 hours of the appointment date.

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Our reviews. What our patients say More reviews

  • Rating: 5 stars

    I’ve been coming to Brent Opthalmology for a few years now and as always the best treatment and the kindest staff. Thank you!

    Divya - Google review
  • Rating: 5 stars

    The staff at Hendon couldn’t be more considerate or caring. They went above and beyond.

    Hilary - Google review
  • Rating: 5 stars

    Every member of staff were of exceptional care and professionalism. Highly recommended! The food provided were of excellent quality. Good parking facilities too.

    Ricki - Google review
  • Rating: 5 stars

    I was very well looked after by the wonderful staff there. Excellent.

    Steve - Google review

More about Hendon Hospital

    • An Overview of the facilities at our hospital 

      • 18 en-suite beds, with Freeview TV, Telephone and nurse call
      • Free onsite parking
      • Onsite restaurant that can cater to dietary needs
      • 10 Consulting rooms
      • 2 Operating Theatres

      Services Available

      • Allergy service
      • Chest pain service
      • Hand and Upper Limb services, including a Musicians hand clinic
      • Health screening
      • Imaging services, including MRI, ultrasound
      • Physiotherapy
      • Whole body cryotherapy
    • Hendon Hospital in Hendon, London is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with nearly seventy hospitals & clinics nationwide performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. Our commitment is to quality and value, providing facilities for advanced surgical procedures together with friendly, professional care.

      Hendon Hospital has 30 beds with all rooms offering the privacy and comfort of en-suite facilities, satellite TV and telephone. The hospital has two operating theatres.

      These facilities combined with the latest in technology and on-site support services, enable our consultants to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to complex surgery. This specialist expertise is supported by caring and professional medical staff, with dedicated nursing teams and Resident Medical Officers on duty 24 hours a day, providing care within a friendly and comfortable environment. 

      Medication prescribed for NHS patients receiving treatment or consultations at Hendon Hospital will reflect the medicines included within the Local Health Economy formulary. For details of the formulary content please click here which directly connects to the document. Circle Health Group sincerely thank the Pharmacy team for their permission to use this reference.

      To find out more about NHS Choose & Book programme please speak to your GP or contact the NHS Telephone Appointments Line on 0345 608 8888 with your Unique Booking Reference Number (UBRN), which is given to you by your GP

      NHS Choose & Book Clinics:

      • Adult foot & ankle
      • Adult gynaecology
      • Adult hernia repair
      • Adult knee
      • Adult lumps and bumps
      • Adult cataract
      • Adult hip
      • Adult general urology
      • Adult hand & wrist
      • Adult gastroscopy
      • Adult pain management
      • Adult shoulder & elbow
      • Adult podiatry
      • Adult foot

      NHS Ophthalmology Partnership
      Hendon Hospital has teamed up with Brent Community Ophthalmology Service, to treat common eye problems for those based in North West London.

      The service can be accessed at two sites:

      • Sudbury Primary Care Centre
        Vale Farm Road, Brent , HA03HG
      • Willesden Centre for Health & Care Robson Avenue, Brent, NW103RY

      Opening hours:

      • Mon- Fri 8:30am- 8:30pm
      • Sat: 8:30am-4:30pm

      To access this service you will need a GP referral directly into the service.

      Conditions covered:

      • Blepharitis and conjunctivitis
      • Blurred vision
      • Dry eyes
      • Dry advanced macular degeneration
      • Floaters
      • Glaucoma
      • Retinal conditions
      • Visual field abnormalities
      • Watery eyes

      We only accept patients over the age of 18.

      To contact our Sudbury Clinic, please call 0203 114 7240.

      To contact our Willesden Clinic, please call 0208 438 7121.

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