"This hospital has saved my life"

About: Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

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I was referred to the Breast Surgeons in 2004 for a small pea size lump I found in my breast. Within a week I was seen by a Professor who I consider that I was very very lucky to have seen him. He found after subsequent tests that I had Breast Cancer, it hit me like a ton of bricks but he was superb. A nurse was in the room with him who dealt with Breast Cancer specially and she was there to talk to if I needed it. I was told that I needed a lumpectomy and was called into hospital within 4 weeks after my diagnosis for the operation. I subsequently had the operation and radiotherapy followed for a few months. I have placed my life in this hospitals hands and willingly would do so again and in actual fact would go no where else. I cannot recommend my treatment highly enough, everyone from the nurses to the doctors and surgeons have been and are briliant. I have been seen again today and I got the same treatment for a follow up. Lovely nurses and doctors who took the time to listen to me, I then went for a routine mammogram and I could not wish for better treatment.

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Response from Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

We are delighted to hear that you had such good treatment for your breast cancer and that everything has gone well. We will pass on your kind message to the team involved.

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