"Everything went smoothly"

About: Dewsbury Health Centre / Podiatry

(as the patient),

I visited Dewsbury Podiatry clinic in July. I had an appointment to get insoles fitted for my shoes. Everything went smoothly.

The nurse was lovely. I’m quite a nervous person, and when I attended the clinic I was quite up tight. I think the nurse noticed this and tried extra hard to make me feel at ease.

After my appointment it wasn’t long until I could pick up my insoles. I have them for flat feet, but because I also have problems with my hips it causes a bit of discomfort still. Even changing my shoes affects how I walk.

I don’t think there is anything this service could improve on.

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Response from Louise Thornton, Customer Engagement Manager , Adults Planned and Health and Wellbeing Business Unit, Locala Community Partnerships

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Hi Friend238

We aim to make our consultations as comfortable for our patients as we know it can be a stressful time, so thank you for your positive comments. If you need to access our service in the future hopefully you won’t feel as anxious. Thanks for your post.

Paul RhysVivian Lead Clinician

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