Construction Begins on State-of-the-Art Surgical Theatre Set to Open in 2024
Spire Claremont Hospital has embarked on an exciting new venture that promises to elevate healthcare accessibility and create local job opportunities. The hospital has officially initiated construction work to transform its administration offices into a cutting-edge surgical theatre designed to offer minor treatments for a wide range of medical conditions.
This £2.6 million investment represents a significant commitment to enhancing healthcare services in the region. The new surgical theatre, set to open its doors in early 2024, will be situated on the hospital’s top floor. It is poised to provide specialized care for orthopaedic, spinal, ophthalmic, dermatological, cosmetic, and ear, nose, and throat conditions.
One of the primary benefits of this expansion is the liberation of the hospital’s main surgical theatres. By relocating minor treatments to the new theatre, consultants and their surgical teams will have the capacity to perform almost 800 additional complex procedures each year. This development aligns with Spire Healthcare’s mission to alleviate NHS waiting lists and ensure patients receive timely, high-quality care.
Tim Smith, Hospital Director at Spire Claremont Hospital, expressed his enthusiasm for this transformative project. He said, “We know that people want fast access to high-quality care, at times suited to their busy lives. At £2.6 million, this is a significant investment at Spire Claremont Hospital that will help us deliver an additional 5,000 surgical procedures every year. We are proud of how we are making a positive difference to people’s lives by delivering outstanding personalized care and in helping reduce the NHS waiting lists.”
In addition to its far-reaching impact on healthcare delivery, this development will contribute to the local economy by creating eight new jobs in the area. The expansion not only underscores Spire Claremont Hospital’s commitment to providing exceptional healthcare services but also its dedication to the communities it serves.
As construction moves forward, anticipation builds for the opening of the state-of-the-art surgical theatre in early 2024. Spire Claremont Hospital’s investment in this facility not only represents a significant step forward in healthcare accessibility but also serves as a testament to the hospital’s dedication to improving the well-being of its patients and the local community.