"Fantastic Radiology department"

About: Frimley Park Hospital (Frimley)

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I'm a retired GP who was visiting family in the area when I become ill. I recently had an appendicectomy but unfortunately suffered a complication of a post-operative abscess. This required drainage, which I'm pleased to say went well and I'm now home, pain-free. I realised something when at home. All of my treatment was driven by the fantastic Radiology department; they diagnosed the appendicitis on ultrasound, diagnosed the post-operative abscess on CT and then drained it for me with ultrasound. The wonders of modern medicine! The Drs I met, especially the young Consultant in charge of Ultrasound who also did the drainage procedure, were all kind, informative and extremely reassuring - knowledge of illness as a medical professional can lead you to think the worst! The Sister in the X-ray department was also extremely kind, not only to me, but also to my wife. I only regret that I've forgotten the names of the Radiology staff involved but it is a fantastic department in a very good hospital.

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Response from Frimley Park Hospital

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to post your comments, which have been passed on to the Radiology team at Frimley. They will be delighted to have earned such positive recognition.

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