Freedom of Information: Microvascular Decompression (MVD) costs

Document first published:
Page updated:
Publication type:

Information in relation to the average cost of performing MVD surgery, waiting times and operating times.

The request asked for details on the average cost to the NHS of performing one, uncomplicated MVD surgery, including the time the patient spends in hospital, the time spent by the theatre staff performing the operation and other related information.

NHS Improvement did not hold the information requested but provided information on how it can be obtained.