The cost for the surgery, dr. fees, 7 day hospital stay, the device, PT and meals were 10,602 GBP or about 21,000 dollars. That included everything I did. Needed to stay another week and choose to stay at a hotel close to the Mr. Treacy’s office, a Marriot which was 290 a night (x7) I flew business/first class from Denver to Birmingham which was a scant $7000 roundtrip with less that 30 days notice. The total was about $34,000 overall but considering my first orthroscopic surgery was just under 100,000 I feel pretty good about this one
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Quoted Costs for BHR with Mr. McMinn 2014
How much does a Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) cost?For non-insured patients BMI Edgbaston hospital offers a ‘Fixed Price’ package of 13,050.00 euro for the cost of the BHR. This covers everything including hospital, drugs, anaesthesia and surgery during the in-patient stay. This amount will be confirmed by BMI Edgbaston Hospital following your pre-operative assessment, usually carried out 1-2 weeks before surgery. Please note that pre-operative and post-operative consultations and x-rays are payable separately.
How do I make an appointment to see Mr McMinn?Call The McMinn Centre on (+44) 0121 455… Read the rest
My health insurance company (VHI) here covered my operation and costs in full. The total hospital charges inclusive of 6 days accommodation in a private hospital, theatre fees, all medical services, bloods, drugs, prostheses, and all consumables appropriate to the procedure cost € 14,520 euro. The Surgeons charge was € 1,510.67 and the Anesthesia charge was € 1,050. Everything was covered fully. Giving a total of €17,080.67euro
My costs for my bilateral resurfacing with Dr. De Smet on Dec 20, 2006:
I spent 11 nights in the Villa which is more than a
single hip resurfacing and was 4 days in the hospital which
is also longer than the single hip resurfacing.
My costs were:
Surgery in Belgium Costs (You will have to use the
current exchange rate.
The Sheraton at the airport and local transportation are
estimates but close.
Anca Clinic 3500 euros
Zircone NV 4000 euros
Hospital 9556 euros
Total 17,056 euros at 1.30 est. rate at time =
Housing and Travel
Villa 120 euros /11 nights $2085
B&B 2 nights (Cuberdon) $98
Airport Motel 1 night (Sheriton) $100
Transportation (train/cab post op) $150
Airline ticket $1049.23 (Continental nonstop Portland, OR to
NJ to Brussels, Brussels to NJ to Portland)
Meals preop and Villa dinner snacks ?
Sight seeing $100
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Cost for Left Hip Resurfacing with Dr. De Smet in Belgium in US Dollars:
BVBA Surgeon De Smet $2504
BVBA Zircone De Smet Team $3756
Food and Lodging
Holiday Inn Ghent $1923
Food During Trip
Air Fare (2 people)