Oaks Private Hospital, Essex
Oaks Hospital is one of Essex's leading private hospitals with
an excellent reputation for delivering high quality private hospital treatments and services.
Located on the outskirts of Colchester, the hospital opened on
this site in 1994 and currently has 57 bedrooms including three
twin-bedded rooms all with en-suite facilities to ensure complete
privacy throughout your stay.
Staff are friendly and professional and respect individual
patient needs at all times. Oaks Hospital has a tradition of
working closely with Consultants and patients to ensure the best
quality healthcare is consistently being delivered.
All Consultants undergo rigourous
vetting procedures, ensuring only those who are qualified and
experienced are granted practising privileges which are reviewed on
a regular basis.
Latest Medical Technology
By investing in the latest advanced medical technology, the
hospital offers a wide range of treatments and services. It
has a suite of four operating theatres, three of
which are fully equipped with laminar flow ventilation,
and a minor ops room provides a safe and effective service for
patients requiring surgical and minimally invasive procedures on a
day care basis. An 11-bay Ambulatory Care Unit is now in
service and is fully equipped to cater for patients
undergoing short surgical procedures where a bedroom or overnight
stay is not required. This facility ensures patients spend a
reduced amount of time at the hospital, where clinically
appropriate, and can return to their normal activities as soon as
Treatments at the hospital include breast surgery, colorectal
surgery, ENT, gastroenterology, general surgery (including
hernia surgery), gynaecology (including
endometriosis), ophthalmology (including
cataract surgery), laparoscopic surgery,
orthopaedic surgery (including hip and knee
replacements), pain management, spinal
surgery and vascular surgery.
Competitively priced cosmetic surgery
is available for a wide range of procedures including breast
enlargement, reduction, uplift, tummy tuck, liposuction, eye lid
surgery, facelift and nose surgery by our consultant led
As part of Ramsay Eastern Region, Oaks Hospital has access to
local services that are provided by our sister hospitals which
include specialist cardiothoracic services and weight management
We operate a robust infection control audit and to date there
have been no reportable Alert organisms including MSSA, MRSA
Bacteraemia and C-Diff.
The hospital is strictly regulated and audited by the Care Quality Commission, the governing
body responsible for maintaining standards in healthcare.
Direct dial telephone, Sky TV, DVD players and radio are
available in most rooms for you and your visitor's comfort. Meals
are served in your room and comprise a superb selection of dishes,
all freshly prepared. There is ample free parking on site and the
hospital is easily accessible via train or bus. Disabled access is
also available. In addition we have three dedicated high dependency
rooms with central monitoring facilities and three twin bedded
rooms which offer accommodation for parent/child and
Diagnostic facilities include an
ultrasound room, large x-ray department and mobile MRI and CT
Treatment facilities include an on-site Physiotherapy Department with chartered
physiotherapists and a fully equipped gymnasium.
Oaks Hospital Consultants and Staff
Our Consultants and nursing staff are highly experienced and
have your care and comfort as their highest priority. During and
after treatment, you will receive a standard of care, which is
second to none, and all patients have the reassurance that a
Resident Doctor is available 24 hours a day.