BMI The Edgbaston Hospital

22 Somerset Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2QQ Get directions

0121 456 2000 0121 456 2000

Make an enquiry
car parking icon

Car Parking

Yes - 127 spaces
(Get directions)

visiting times icon

Visiting times

Mon-Fri: 11am-9pm

Due to COVID restrictions no visitors are currently allowed

ways to pay icon

Ways to pay

Paying for Yourself and using your Private Medical Insurance

  • 55 patient bedrooms
  • 10 consulting rooms
  • 3 laminar flow operating theatres
  • Endoscopy suite
  • Fully equipped physiotherapy department
  • ENT room

phone icon


0121 456 2000 0121 456 2000


0121 452 2810


0121 452 2816


0121 452 2816


0121 452 2810

Find a consultant by treatment

Find Out More

BMI The Edgbaston Hospital has 55 beds, all rooms offer the privacy and comfort of en-suite facilities, satellite TV and telephone. The hospital has three theatres and a dedicated endoscopy suite. These facilities combined with the latest in technology and on-site support services, enable our consultants to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to surgery.

This specialist expertise is supported by caring and professional medical staff, with dedicated nursing teams and Resident Medical Officers on duty 24 hours a day, providing care within a friendly and comfortable environment.

The modern and spacious endoscopy suite serves patients with a wide range of endoscopic procedures, many of which will be carried out as a walk-in, walk-out service. The leading-edge suite is fitted with the very latest in endoscopic technology and this enables top quality high-definition images to be the captured.

These facilities combined with the latest in technology and on-site support services, enable our consultants to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to surgery.

Infographic about the hospital

Our latest Patient Satisfaction scores*

  • 97.5% of patients said they were likely or extremely likely to recommend us to their friends and family
  • 96.7% of patients said the quality of their care was very good, or excellent
  • 92.6% of patients said their expectations were met or exceeded

We are proud of our patient care and work hard to make each patient's time with us as pleasant as possible. Our patient satisfaction survey is an important indicator of how well we achieve this and we monitor the results very closely.

*During the period of January to December 2020, BMI The Edgbaston Hospital received 598 long form patient questionnaires.

Please view our latest Quality Accounts.

Did you know thanks to patient choice more and more patients are choosing to have their NHS treatment at BMI The Edgbaston Hospital for free?*

Car parking is also free and the hospital was recently praised in a CQC report.

The Edgbaston Hospital is committed to providing friendly, professional patient care in a comfortable and relaxing environment and you will benefit from the same specialist care offered in the NHS, and can expect:

  • Treatment within 18 weeks or less***
  • Excellent record of infection prevention and control
  • Caring and professional nursing and medical team, providing care 24 hours a day
  • Care within a friendly and comfortable environment, close to home

BMI The Edgbaston Hospital is signposted from both the Hagley Road and the Bristol Road and there is ample free parking at the front, side and rear of the hospital.

How does Choose and Book work?

Once you and your GP have agreed that you need to see a consultant for further NHS treatment, you can inform them that you wish to be referred to BMI The Edgbaston Hospital.

Preference for Female Gynaecologists?

If you would prefer to see a female consultant due to religious reasons, prior sexual abuse, or just because of the intimate nature of the examination – we can help.

We believe this is a reasonable request. We also understand that there are many reasons why you would have more of a need for a female consultant than others. As such we have a number of female consultant Gynaecologists that are available to NHS patients at BMI Edgbaston Hospital via Choose and Book.

Medication prescribed for NHS patients receiving treatment or consultations at BMI The Edgbaston Hospital will reflect the medicines included within the Local Health Economy formulary. For details of the formulary content please click here which directly connects to the document. BMI Healthcare sincerely thank the Pharmacy team for their permission to use this reference.

To find out more about BMI The Edgbaston Hospital and the clinics available please call us on 0121 456 2000.

Patient information leaflets are available in the following languages:

Bengali | Urdu | Hindi | Punjabi

*The cost of your treatment, including surgeon and anaesthetist fees, is covered for you by the NHS. Not all treatments are available.

***Patients may be able to see one of our Consultants as quickly as 9 days after being referred by their GP. The majority of NHS patients receive treatment or surgery within 3 – 9 weeks of seeing the Consultant.

NHS Choose & Book Clinics:-

  • Adult foot & ankle
  • Adult gynaecology
  • Adult hernia repair
  • Adult knee
  • Adult hip
  • Adult nose
  • Adult colorectal
  • Adult general urology
  • Adult hand & wrist
  • Adult gastroscopy
  • Adult shoulder & elbow
  • Adult shoulder
  • Adult podiatric surgery
  • Adult Anal Procedures

By Car

From North via M1
Leave the M1 at Junction 24 and join the M42 Southbound. At Junction 8 cross to Junction 4A on the M6 Northbound. Then leave the M6 at Junction 6 (sign-posted Birmingham Central). **At the end of the motorway, follow signs to A38 South (one flyover and three underpasses) to come on to a dual carriageway (A38 Bristol Road). Go straight across at the first set of traffic lights. At the second traffic lights, turn right into Priory Road and bear left to the next traffic lights. Turn left into Edgbaston Park Road, continue past the University residences and turn right into Somerset Road. The Hospital is on your left after Farquhar Road.

From North via M6
At Junction 8 (after M5 divides) take the M6 for London and Birmingham Central. Leave the M6 at Junction 6 for Birmingham Central A38 South. (See **). From South or East via M1 and M6 go Northbound to Junction 6, ignoring M42 turns. Leave the M6 at Junction 6 Birmingham Central A38 South. (See **). From South via M40 go Northbound to Junction 3A and join the M42 westbound (signposted M5). Exit M42 at Junction 3. Follow the A435 (signposted to Birmingham) for approximately 10 miles to Kings Heath. At the end of Kings Heath High Street, turn left at the island, into Queensbridge Road. Continue into Russell Road to the island and turn left into Edgbaston road (B4217). Then continue past Warwickshire County Cricket Club ground on the right. Cross two sets of traffic lights (over Pershore Road and Bristol Road) into Priory Road. (See **).

From South via M5
Leave the M5 at Junction 4, Lydiate Ash, onto A38. Follow the signs to Birmingham for approximately 6-7 miles. Pass through Selly Oak, and just after The University of Birmingham turn left (next to Gun Barrels Public House) into Edgbaston Park Road. Take the second turning on the left into Somerset Road. The hospital is on the left after Farquhar Road.

By Taxi

The hospital is a 10-15 minute ride from New Street Station in the City Centre.

By Bus

The following buses numbers can be caught from Livery Street, City Centre, Bus Numbers 22,23,24 and 29.

The nearest bus stop to the hospital is at The Green Man Public House Harborne, please depart the bus at this point walk around the side of the Green Man Pub towards its car park and cross the road, to which you will be by the Blue Coat School. The hospital is signposted at this point onwards and is a 15 min walk away.

By Local Train Service

A local train service route can be caught from New Street Station to The University Train Station. From the station take a right hand turn at the roundabout and continue walking on Farquhar Road until you reach the junction with Somerset Road. At this point take a left turn, the hospital will be shortly visible on your left side. This journey by foot will take between 10/15 mins.

Car Parking

There are ample free parking at the front, side and rear of the hospital.

Get directions

Make an enquiry

Please complete the form below, making sure you provide us with as much detail as possible. We aim to answer all enquiries within 24 hours, but due to high volume we sometimes might not be able to do so.

*Required field.

Title *
First Name *
Last Name *
Email Address *
Daytime tel *
Postcode *
Specialism *
Type of enquiry
How would you prefer to fund your treatment? *
Please use this box to tell us more about your enquiry
(Max 500 characters)

500 Characters remaining

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Treatment prices

Treatment prices

Discover our fixed price packages which include an initial consultation, treatment and aftercare.

Treatment prices

Read article
BMI Consultants

BMI Consultants

An overview of our relationship with our consultants at BMI The Edgbaston Hospital.

BMI Consultants

Read article

CQC inspection report

Read our response to the recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission

Read response