"Poor treatment"

About: Scarborough General Hospital

while on holiday my grandson had an accident and went to scarborough a & e twice after seeing 3 doctors and having x rays we were told he had just bruised the bone in his leg and to encourage him to walk on it. After coming home 5 days after the accident we took him to our local a & e at james cook university hospital after seeing a doctor and having another x ray he now has a pot on his leg as he has a non displaced fracture of his leg. not happy with the doctors attitude while we were there and even had to ask for a second opinion before they would x ray his leg.i will be phoning PALS first thing monday morning. god knows if anymore damage has been done by following there doctors ill placed advice.

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Response from Scarborough General Hospital

Thank you for your posting. We do take comments made very seriously and we would like the opportunity to investigate the particular concerns you have raised. Please contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) on 01723 342434 or email pals.scarborough@york.nhs.uk and they will be pleased to help.

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