Waiting times at Southampton Treatment Centre

First appointment From appointment to treatment
- 8 weeks
*The actual time you wait for surgery at Southampton Treatment Centre will depend on many factors, including whether further diagnostics or tests are required, patient choice and how quickly the NHS will approve the funding for your treatment. Nevertheless the vast majority will be in the range detailed above.

Please note: waiting times displayed are indicative and can change on a daily basis.


You have the right to choose where you have your NHS treatment.

At Southampton NHS Treatment Centre we offer free NHS treatments to all patients. You are not required to pay if you are an NHS patient and have been referred for treatment by your GP.


Therapeutic epidural injection

This is a minimally invasive, temporary procedure that helps to relieve neck, arm, back and leg pain caused by inflamed spinal nerves.