"10 month wait for a gallbladder removal??"

About: Maidstone District General Hospital

not a review, more like, in looking for anwsers. Is it normal to wait 10 months for a gallbladder op? after 2 pancreatitis, 2 pre op assesments, infections and all sorts? every time I ask how long more my mother has to wait, i get told. "well, we all in the same boat, we all have to wait for something..." waiting lists are very long...

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Response from Maidstone District General Hospital

Dear Carolina, thank you for posting your enquiry. The Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) would be very happy to assist you. Please contact them directly on 01892 632953 or email mtwpals@nhs.net, where a member of staff will be happy to help you. Kind regards, The PALS Team.

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