"My hip operation and the good treatment I had from staff at Ormskirk Hospital "

About: Ormskirk & District General Hospital / Trauma and orthopaedics Royal Preston Hospital / Trauma and orthopaedics Southport & Formby District General Hospital / Trauma and orthopaedics

(as the patient),

Some months ago I was in so much pain I could not walk much I was sent to see a surgeon in Ormskirk Hospital. The surgeon was so good and he explained anything I needed to know and when I went in to Ormskirk Hospital to have a full hip replacement I was treated so well by all staff I had. A few problems yes but they helped me and looked after me when I was so scared. The surgical team where so good and as I come from London and all I can say is to me the hospital's in your area here are so good. I had to have a test done at Southport and Preston and I have had the best treatment where nothing has ever been too much for them. I want to thank all the staff at Southport and Ormskirk and Preston for every thing. Thank you!

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Response from Tony Ellis, Marketing and communications manager, Marketing and Communications, Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

Thank you for telling us about your experience. Your comments are much appreciated.

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Response from Rhona Hartley, Head of Patient Experience and Customer Care, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you very much for your positive feedback; please be assured that it has been shared with the staff in the department concerned

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