"Dont be too tall to be treated."

About: Wythenshawe Hospital

Attended an outpatient appointment and being over 6 feet 6 inches was instantly judged as being 'frightening' being over weight also added to the problems as did defending myself which they suddenly claim is verbal abuse. Be warned if you not of normal size and if you dont touch your forelock expect to be discriminated against.

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Response from Wythenshawe Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments on the NHS Choices Website. We are concerned to hear of your experience at Wythenshawe Hospital and we would like to offer our apologies. However, in order to investigate the issues you have raised we would encourage you to contact the Patient Experience Team on 0161 291 5600 or via email at pls@uhsm.nhs.uk so that we can respond to you personally. Kind regards The Patient Experience Team

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