How to get treatment


If you would like to come and see us at the Spinal Foundation then the referral procedures differ. Please select your preferred pathway from the following:

Patients who subsequently want to be treated as a NHS patient but need to expedite evaluation (start as a Private Patient).

However despite our extensive research and experience dating from 1990 and strenuous efforts on behalf of individual patients, NICE is not supporting referrals for advanced transforaminal endoscopic Foraminoplasty. At this time it is unlikely that your local Commissioners or PCTs will fund your endoscopic Foraminoplasty.


Private Treatment

If you would like to visit us as a Private Patient then this is our procedure:

  1. We prefer that you ask for a referral letter from
  2. ...

NHS Treatment

NHS treatment for Foraminoplasty is unavailable

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