"I had surgery for bowel cancer ..."

About: University Hospital Lewisham

(as the patient),

What I liked

I had surgery for bowel cancer in March 2005. the surgeon, very ably supported by the specialist colorectal nurses and the staff on several wards. I am very grateful for the excellent care I received.

What could be improved

Nothing could be improved. The care I received, and continue to receive in follow-up appointments, has been absolutely outstanding

Anything else?

I was also very impressed with the care I received from the staff in the Oncology Day Clinic where I attended weekly for six months for chemotherapy. The staff were always friendly and welcoming.

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