"St Peters..Outstanding Service Throughout..."

About: St Peter's Hospital (Chertsey)

I've suffered with a life long phobia of blood tests & pain and have put off trying for a baby until last year (I'm 40). With the amazing 9-month long support from the St Peter's Maternity Abbey Wing team (Screening Midwife, Anesthetists, Birth Reflection Consultant, Obstetricians & Surgeons), I managed to conquer my fears day by day, resulting in my son being born in April 2014. Absolutely every member of staff whom I came into contact with took the time to listen & understand my phobias. They explained each next step clearly & let me decide when I was ready to progress with my next stage of care. I can not praise the St Peter's maternity team highly enough - they have changed my life!

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Response from St Peter's Hospital

Thank you for your post and congratulations on your new arrival! We're very pleased to hear about your experience with our maternity services at the Trust and will pass on your thanks to all the teams involved in your care.

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