"Visit to see Consultant"

Anything else?

I visited North Downs again on the 8thJuly for a caudal epidural & MUA ( spine manipulation under a mild anaesthetic) The procedure was carried out by a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and I have to say he is very experienced and knowledgeable with a number of solutions to deal with the problem before having to go into surgery. He is also a very pleasant and caring person with the patients condition in mind at all times. His team was most kind and considerate as was all the staff at the Hospital.

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Response from North Downs Hospital

Thank you for your feedback in relation to your recent visit to North Downs. We work very closely with our team of consultants to ensure that all possible options are considered where possible prior to surgery, including patients in this process and ensuring that they are involved in any decsions made. Where surgery is required our teams are focussed on care and compassion in order to make any time in the hospital as comfortable as possible.

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