North Downs Hospital

About Us

North Downs Hospital is part of Ramsay Health Care UK, one of the leading independent healthcare providers in England. The hospital has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare for patients with health insurance, patients who are self-funding treatment or NHS patients exercising choice through the e-referral system.

By investing in the latest advanced medical technology, we offer a wide range of treatments and services. We care for patients from initial outpatient consultation and diagnostic scanning through to surgical treatment and recovery.

We are proud to be in partnership with some of the most qualified and experienced Consultants, along with dedicated staff who are highly trained and pride themselves on maintaining the highest levels of patient care to encourage a full and speedy recovery. 

We very much look forward to welcoming you to North Downs hospital where you can be sure to receive the highest standard of patient care.

Specialty Areas


North Downs Hospital, 46 Tupwood Lane, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 6DP

Directions to North Downs Hospital

From M25 - Exit at junction 6 onto A22 towards London. Follow A22 until turning left onto B2030. Turn left again onto Tupwood Lane. North Downs Hospital is a short distance on the right.

By Train

From East Croydon: Direct to Caterham Station

From East Grinstead: Closest Station Upper Warlingham

Either of these options requires a taxi, the distance to/from Caterham Station is 0.7 miles (uphill walk).

By Bus

407 - West Croydon Bus Station – Caterham Valley (every 15 minutes)

400 - Caterham on the Hill, Caterham Station, Bletchingley, Redhill, East Surrey Hospital, Salfords, Horley, Crawley, Copthorne, East Grinstead (Once an hour, Monday – Saturday, every two hours on a Sunday)

509 Caterham Station, Godstone, Lingfield, East Grinstead (Once an hour, Monday – Friday, every two hours on a Saturday)


Taxi rank situated outside Caterham Station and Upper Warlingham Station

Hospital Facilities 

Visiting times

We do ask that you be considerate to others in the hospital. Lots of noise and many people can be very distressing to some patients. Please respect their need for rest and privacy. Children are very welcome but they must be supervised by an adult at all times.

Quality Report

This Quality Account is North Down's annual report to the public and other stakeholders about the quality of the services we provide. It presents our achievements in terms of clinical excellence, effectiveness, safety and patient experience and demonstrates that our managers, clinicians and staff are all committed to providing continuous, evidence based, quality care to those people we treat. It will also show that we regularly scrutinise every service we provide with a view to improving it and ensuring that our patient’s treatment outcomes are the best they can be. It will give a balanced view of what we are good at and what we need to improve on.

All of our patients can be assured of the quality of the hospital and its Consultants by referring to the hospitals most recent quality report here. NEEDS ADDING

CQC Rating

All Ramsay Health Care Hospitals are audited by the Care Quality Commission. The Care Quality Commission take responsibility for the registration and inspection of private and voluntary healthcare establishments, including independent hospitals. 

Being part of a responsible, global healthcare provider widely respected for a strong reputation of delivering safe, high quality, patient centered care with positive outcomes is something we are incredibly proud of in Ramsay Health Care UK. 

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Self-funding Patients

We offer an alternative range of ways to pay, so you can choose which one best suits you and your finances.

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Use your private medical insurance to fund your treatment through our simple referral process.

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