"I was referred to the hospital ..."

About: Salisbury District Hospital

(as the patient),

What I liked

I was referred to the hospital about 3 or 4 years ago from my orthodontist and was told I'd go on a 3 year waiting list because of my age - I was told I'd probably need jaw surgery. 2 years after that, I recieved a letter to go back, I was scared because I didn't want to have jaw surgery, but they were very good. I had X-rays and was told I could either have a brace or surgery so I chose brace. They made sure I made the right decision, and always made me feel comfortable. They reassured me when I was scared and nervous as well. I'm now a lot happier with my teeth and need to go back in a years time for another checkup. My experience wouldn't have been this positive if they didn't make me feel at ease and I am very happy with the results and how I've been treated. Thanks :D

What could be improved

Nothing

Anything else?

Very good is all I can say really :)

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Response from Salisbury District Hospital

Dear Aimee

Thank you for telling us about your experience at Salisbury District Hospital. We are delighted to hear that you feel you received good care, and that you are happy with the results of your treatment. Your comments have been passed onto the department where you were treated.

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