"Consultant appointment with Registrar??"

About: Northern General Hospital

Have waited months for appointment with consultant but here you have to make do with a registrar! Who either did not listen to me when I told him about my frozen shoulder or deliberately leant really heavily on it whilst examining me. Also had to complain to a nurse to get any explanation of tests. when asked about inflicting pain on me during exam he made it sound part of exam - well I would like to know what he was checking for. And it may just be a quirk of mine but I don't like an audience when I'm having tests done, seems they don't mind doing bloods in public here! Would heartily advise people to avoid this Hospital.

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Response from Northern General Hospital

Dear Anonymous Poster Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent consultation in our Neurology Department at the Northern General Hospital. I am sorry that on this occasion your care was not of the high standard we would expect at our Trust. We would like to be able to respond in more detail to you about this. If you would like us to investigate your concerns further please do contact our Patient Services Team on either 0114 271 2400 or pst@sth.nhs.uk and they will take additional details from you. Thank you again

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