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Promise and Statistics

Patient safety and care is the highest priority of the consultants, the clinical staff and the administrative team working at The Westbourne Centre.

From the initial telephone call through post-operative care and appointments, we promise your experience at our specialist surgical centre will be positive and comfortable.

Patient Satisfaction

Don’t just take our word for it. People who visit The Westbourne Centre have wonderful, positive things to say about us.

Read through the patient stories on our website, or have a search on Google to find other interesting forums and discussions regarding our staff, consultants, procedures and use of local anaesthetic with or without sedation.

  • 100% of patients surveyed would recommend The Westbourne Centre to their family and friends
  • There are several patient reviews and stories on the NHS Choices website
  • Constant, unsolicited feedback, thoughts and comments generated by patients are available to read on our Facebook page
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Care Quality Commission

As a private day facility, The Westbourne Centre is monitored and regulated by the Care Quality Commission and regularly receive announced and unannounced inspections.

The complete profile and reports on the quality of care provided by The Westbourne Centre are available on the CQC website, click here to be redirected to our page on their website. We welcome all patients to submit a review of their experience to the CQC as these reviews are continuously collected and provide additional information and feedback.

  • Successful unannounced CQC inspection conducted in January 2013
  • Excellent results of October 2013 inspection, results and reports available by clicking here

As part of our commitment to ongoing improvement, The Westbourne Centre will soon be hosting a regular Patient Forum, inviting patients to provide feedback on their experiences and ideas for improvement. The patient forums are an opportunity for us to receive first-hand patient thoughts on new services, procedures or processes. If you would like to be involved in the next Patient Forum please email our Clinical Lead and Deputy General Manager, Fiona Brown, on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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IHAS Quality Assurance Mark

The Westbourne Centre belongs to the trade body IHAS, the Independent Healthcare Advisory Service, to keep up on developing codes of practice, standards of care, and industry benchmarks for services.

IHAS membership gives us the opportunity to share knowledge, expertise and experiences with our peers for the common good. We actively support the Treatments You Can Trust (TYCT) agenda.

The Westbourne Centre has been awarded the Cosmetic IHAS Quality Assurance Mark “The sign of safer cosmetic injectable treatments”


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No MRSA

  • We have had NO cases of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) or Clostridium Difficile (C. diff) contracted in the centre since opening our doors in January 2009
  • All surgical patients undergo pre-operative assessment and diagnostics to ensure patient and staff safety
  • The operating theatre follows the World Health Organisation’s 25-point surgical checklist for safe surgery including Time In, Time Out, Sign Out procedures

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Welcoming location

The Westbourne Centre is housed in a two-story, brick building with a state-of-the-art modern interior in the heart of Edgbaston, Birmingham.

We have invested in infrastructure and technology to create an outstanding operating theatre and three dental surgical suites, comfortable yet functional recovery rooms and consulting rooms, and welcoming reception and waiting areas.

  • Free, on-site parking and easily accessible by public transport links click here for our map
  • Disabled access through the Centre
  • Adults and children over age 3 are able to be treated

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