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First Static Non-Invasive Kidney Stone Treatment Facility in Essex

Soon to be available At Springfield Hospital Do you have or know someone who is suffering from kidney stones? If you do you will be aware of the potential excruciating pain that is often only resolved from open surgery linked to a potential overnight stay in a hospital setting.


Springfield Hospital has recently purchased a modern, high specification Lithotriptor that can be used to treat kidney stones in an outpatient setting. In short this will mean you will have:


  • Minimum disruption to your daily schedule
  • Less sedation required and hence a significantly quicker recovery period
  • Minimal radiation doses
  • Piece of mind knowing that your care is overseen by a specialist consultant Urologist
  • Confidence and reassurance given the high success rates of this procedure

Springfield also offers a facility that provides a proven track record in providing high patient satisfaction, local access alongside the leading consultants in their field of expertise.


This service will be the first static service on offer in Essex so aims to ensure treatments are provided in the community in a stable environment for the patients of Essex and Hertfordshire.


If you are interested in finding out more about this service please contact our enquiries team on 01245 234 110 or via

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