"Hernia issues"

About: St James's University Hospital

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I visited A & E on the advice of my GP as my recently diagnosed hernia seemed to be getting bigger and was a lillte painful. After a short wait I was seen by a Staff Nurse who in a very pleasant manner put my mind at ease and took the relavant details and observations. A short time later I was seen by a dr who very quickly reassured me that the problem wasn't serious and I could continue to work. He was very clear in his explanations, answered all my questions and was utterly professional. I was more than happy with the treatment I received and would have no concerns about visiting this department again.

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Response from Patient Experience Team, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Dear Mr Harrison

Thank you for your feedback on your experience in the emergency department at St Jame's Hospital. We appreciate the time you have taken to do this. Your comments are valued and have been passed to the A&E department.

Thank you once again

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