Mount Alvernia HospitalHarvey Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3LX Directions
Mon - Sun: 24-hours
Yes - 37 spaces
99% of patients said that their experience at Mount Alvernia had been very good and you can read more about how they rated us on PHIN (Private Healthcare Information Network) website.
So when the time comes for some consultant advice, a diagnostic procedure or intricate surgery and post-op physiotherapy, why not give us a try?
Please note: we cannot see patients under the age of 18 at Mount Alvernia.
Our private healthcare facilities and support services enable private consultants to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to complex surgery. This specialist expertise is supported by caring, 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.
The hospital has:
The Imaging department offers the latest in imaging technology for X-ray, MRI and CT scanning, ultrasound and bone densitometry (DEXA) screening. We also offer nuclear medicine diagnosis and testing, including PET CT. Find out more about our private Imaging facilities.
The Physiotherapy department is staffed by a team of Chartered Physiotherapists and has a spacious, fully equipped exercise area and five private treatment rooms. In addition to general physiotherapy treatments, we offer specialist services including sports injury - with computerised muscle testing - shockwave therapy, back and neck care, Women's Health including bladder dysfunction, domiciliary physiotherapy and occupational therapy. Find out more about our private Physiotherapy service.
Our well-established Cardiology department offers diagnostic tests including resting and stress electrocardiograms, echocardiograms, carotid artery ultrasound scanning and pharmacological stress testing for those patients who cannot exercise on a treadmill. Read about our private Cardiology service.
The hospital also has a spacious Ambulatory Care Unit which offers excellent facilities and includes two endoscopy/minor operations rooms, a six-bay recovery area, a consulting room and a minor procedures room for gynaecology and urology.
We have a Pathology team on site offering fast, reliable on-site diagnosis for a wide range of pathology investigations. Test results are available to your Consultant or GP on the same day by e-mail. No booking is required for Pathology, and the team offer a walk-in service, but you'll need a referral prior to your appointment. Email the Pathology team or call 01483 442682 for further information about tests that we offer.
Pathology opening hours:
For your convenience, we also have a Pharmacy on site.
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 2020, Mount Alvernia Hospital received 1,135 long form patient questionnaires.
Medication prescribed for NHS patients receiving treatment or consultations at Mount Alvernia 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.
We have various specialist clinics on offer, please click on the desired link below to read more.
Mount Alvernia Hospital is located close to Guildford town centre and is easily accessible by road from the A3, M25 and M3. The nearest train stations are Guildford (5 min drive) and London Road (10 min walk). It's easy to reach the hospital from both Gatwick and Heathrow airports too.
From the A3 Northbound (to Portsmouth) take the Guildford (A322) exit. At the roundabout take the second exit (A25). Remain on the A25 and at the third traffic lights turn right into Stoke Road, sign posted to Guildford College. Remain on Stoke Road over one roundabout and at the second set of traffic lights turn left into York Road. Go straight through the next two traffic lights, first onto Waterden Road, then onto Harvey Road.
Please note there is limited on-site parking at the hospital, but there are a number of pay and display roadside parking bays outside the hospital. Additional public car parks are available in Sydenham Road (10 minute walk) and Bright Hill (5 minute walk).