French Healthcare Services: Orthopaedic surgery, hip and knee replacement in France
A company providing orthopaedic surgery in Lille, France. French Healthcare Services offers hip replacements, knee replacements, knee surgery and shoulder, spine, hand and foot surgery.
French Healthcare Services provides a comprehensive and completely customised service for people wishing to seek medical treatment in France. It has an ideal location: Lille is considered the gateway to Europe and is the hub of a strategic railway network (London is 1 hour and 20 minutes away by Eurostar, Paris is 55 minutes by TGV and Brussels is 38 minutes by Thalys).
With the quality of healthcare on offer, many British nationals come to receive hip and knee surgery in France.
FHS's experience and professionalism has already received coverage in the British press. Click HERE to read an article on the company.
According to the classification established by the World Health Organisation (WHO), France has been the leading country in the world for the quality of its healthcare for many years, offering excellent training for its nursing staff, leading healthcare facilities and internationally reputed surgeons.
Therefore, French Healthcare Services invites you to enjoy the quality of French health care at a much lower cost than anywhere else.
French Healthcare Services guarantees a maximum time of 7 weeks between when you contact them and when your operation takes place. Their teams make every effort to ensure that you have a stress free stay. They take charge of your transfer (station-hotel-clinic) and listen to all your needs during your stay ensuring it runs smoothly.
Because French Healthcare Services understands that going abroad for an operation is a hard decision to make, they are the only healthcare provider which invites you to come to Lille to visit the clinic and meet your surgeon in order to form your own personal opinion.
If you are satisfied with your visit and decide to return to Lille for treatment, the amount you paid for your journey will be reimbursed.
Orthopaedic surgery, hip and knee replacement in France
To provide you with a quality service, French Healthcare Services currently specialises in orthopaedic surgery, providing the best service in record time.
Orthopaedic surgery concerns the disorders of the muscles and bones. It deals with conditions such as arthritis, trauma and congenital deformities using both surgical and non-surgical means. One of the most common problems that orthopaedic surgeons deal with is joint replacement such as hip, knee or shoulder replacement.
Under the broad umbrella of orthopaedic surgery, at French Healthcare Services you will find surgeons who specialise in different areas of the body, including knee, hip, shoulder, spine, back and hand and foot.
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About the orthopaedic clinic in Lille
French Healthcare Services has chosen one of the most reputable clinics in the city of Lille as its partner. Built in 1963, it is the oldest private health institution in the Lille area, enjoying an exceptional location. The clinic's technical platform is constantly being updated and the quality of its facilities contributes to its reputation as a health hotel.
It receives 10,300 patients every year and belongs to a group of 9 clinics, each of which has a clearly distinct clinical speciality department. Within the group, our partner clinic has the speciality department of trauma surgery and orthopaedic surgery.
The clinic has:
107 surgical beds (40 recovery beds and 15 medical beds)
1 operating theatre
8 operating rooms, including 4 highly aseptic rooms and a post-operation treatment room.
French Healthcare Services is currently specialised in orthopaedic surgery but do not hesitate to contact them for any other medical speciality.
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The French orthopaedic surgeons
French Healthcare Services has chosen two of the most reputed orthopaedic surgeons in Lille as partners, with a wide range of experience in operating on treating patients from the UK wishing to seek medical treatment in Lille.
Dr B.Roumazeille and Dr Y.Pinoit are former house surgeons at Lille hospital and chiefs of the clinic at the university. In addition, they are members of the French College of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeons and the French Academy of Hip and Knee Surgery and an associate of the French Academy of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery.
They use innovated computer-aided technology for their orthopaedic surgery and have invented a computer-aided surgical technique which make smaller scars, reduces bleeding and makes recovering from surgery faster.
How much does it cost?
Due to the regulations applied by medical
authorities in France, the prices of medical services are among the cheapest in
the world and the best in terms of value for money.
European Union citizens may qualify for
treatment abroad using article 56 legislation which covers legislation
governing cross border migration for treatment in other EU member countries.
European Union citizen
Non European Union citizen
surgery (average price)
£ 2,500 or less
surgery (average price)
£ 3,500 or
French Healthcare Services provides assistance
in the process of being reimbursed by your own health system.
All orthopaedics packages include:
- 9 night's hospitalisation at the clinic in an
en-suite private room (including meals and daily visit by your doctors)
- Pre-admission consultations, scans and blood
- Post-operative care consultations, tests
- 8 physiotherapy sessions
- One night pre-operative hotel accommodation
prior to clinic admission with breakfast in a three-star hotel
- Transfer from the arrival point to the hotel
then to the clinic and back to the arrival point
- Administrative, linguistic and medical support
from your FHS agent
- TV & telephone access
French Healthcare Services
Tel: +44 (0)203 368 6855
Web site: www.french-healthcare.com
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