"c r p s"

About: Darlington Memorial Hospital

i broke my wrist on the 15th of January 2014.after 2 weeks my hand was burning my fingers were swolling .on a visit to the hospital for a check up I told the doctor I was getting these symptons he told me to keep the cast dry after 5 weeks my cast was taken of.there it was diagnosed I have c r p s .the doctor put me in a another room with my partner why I do not no.while he was making phone calls to who ever.i got the fee ling there didn't no how to treat my condition.pain relief doctor gave me codeine and cream both had no effect.6weeks later I was giving pregbalin which at the moment have made sum improvement and pain bloc when k injection at bishop hospital.i feel if I had this treatment when my cast was taken of I could have been a step forward getting back to work.and when I was asking questions to the doctors it felt like I was talking to a brick wall no interest of wot questions I was asking.thank you mr d wood

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Response from Darlington Memorial Hospital

Thank you for providing feedback on your visit to Orthopaedics at Darlington Memorial Hospital. I am very sorry to hear that you were unhappy with your experience on this occasion. We would welcome the opportunity to discuss your concerns with you. If you feel this would be useful please contact the Trust’s Patient Experience Team on 0800 7835774. If you would prefer to contact us by e-mail, our address is patient.experience@cddft.nhs.uk Alternatively, you can write to us at the following address: - Patient Experience Team Darlington Memorial Hospital Hollyhurst Road Darlington County Durham DL3 6HX If you do decide to contact us, please make us aware that you have left comments on the NHS Choices website. The Trust is grateful for all feedback, positive or negative, as it means we can better understand what is important to our patients. Thank you for leaving your comments on NHS Choices. Patient Experience Team County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust Tel: 0800 7835774

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