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Papworth Clinic: Lung cancer treatment and thoracic oncology in Cambridgeshire, UK

Papworth Clinic: Innovative treatments for heart and chest problems at the UK’s largest cardiothoracic hospital.

Papworth Clinic in Cambridgeshire offers private treatment at the UK's largest and leading specialist cardiothoracic hospital, with an international reputation for delivering the highest levels of clinical quality for patients with lung cancer.

Their internationally recognised services are available to all; patients who are insured, paying for their own personal treatment or international patients. Treatment is performed by the UK’s finest consultants and expert surgeons with some of the country's best results.

Private thoracic cancer services include; ultrasound, thoracoscopy, bronchoscopy, interventional bronchoscopic stenting and tumour debulking.

At Papworth Clinic private patients are seen by the consultant of their choice at every appointment, ensuring a higher level of personal care and attention.

Papworth Hospital heart surgery

Putting patients first at Papworth Clinic

The staff at Papworth are committed to delivering the highest levels of clinical quality and providing the best standards of personalised care for patients. Papworth has a reputation as one of the best performing hospitals in the UK, achieving some of the best outcomes in the world for their patients.


Papworth retains an excellent record on infection control, regularly out performing the tough national infection control targets. They earned top scores in a recent major independent survey conducted by the Care Quality Commission.


Read more about Papworth Clinic Private Patients' Centre.


Thoracic cancer treatment at Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeshire

The emphasis at Papworth is on investigation, diagnosis, surgery, and management of pulmonary complications of thoracic cancer and uses the expertise of all the disciplines.

Papworth Hospital cardiac treatment in the UK

Advanced diagnostic and therapeutic techniques are available within the unit. These include:


  • Endobronchial and endoscopic ultrasound

  • Medical thoracoscopy

  • Auto fluorescence bronchoscopy

  • Interventional bronchoscopic stenting

  • Tumour debulking

  • Tunnelled intrapleural catheter programme

Support services at Papworth Hospital

Support services at Papworth Hospital near Cambridge in the UK

Papworth’s Radiology Service has a key role in the diagnosis of all cardiothoracic conditions. The service uses state-of-the art imaging technology and facilities include a dedicated 64-slice cardiac dual source CT scanner and a MRI scanner.


Papworth’s Pathology Service supports all departments of the hospital. 


Patient information

Further information for patients can be found on Papworth Clinic's website:



International patients at Papworth Clinic

Papworth welcomes patients from all around the world to benefit from their specialist services. They can arrange for an interpreter when necessary and can organise appointments, admission to the hospital and can help with financial matters, through liaison with embassies, international insurance companies and other organisations.


Contact details

Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeshire, UK

Papworth Clinic at Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Papworth Everard


CB23 3RE


Tel:  +44 (0) 1480 364 639


Email: privatepatientservice@papworth.nhs.uk
Web:   www.papworthclinic.com 


Make an enquiry or send an email to the Papworth Clinic appointments department.



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