"Microdiscectomy in 2012"

About: BMI - Thornbury Hospital (Sheffield)

(as the patient),

After months of back and sciatic pain I was referred to Mr Kamat at Thornbury Hospital by my GP. After an initial consultation with Mr Kamat I was quickly offered a date for surgery to remove the damaged disc in my lower back.

Thornbury Hospital and all the nursing staff were superb. Mr Kamat and his surgical/anaesthesia colleagues were informative and reassuring throughout the process.

I was amazed by the instant relief I felt after the surgery and whilst I appreciate this may not be possible for everyone - for me it has been life-changing.

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Response from Jane Stocks, NHS and Primary Care Marketing Manager | BMI Healthcare, BMI Healthcare Ltd

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very pleased that you had a comfortable and positive stay with us.

We will share your feedback with the hospital staff.

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