"Accident side of nose cut open needed stitches"

About: St Richard's Hospital

On the 5 June I was on holiday at pagham when on chasing my 4 yr old grandson I missed him and hit a slot machine cutting open the side of my nose, I want to thank all the staff who helped me especially the surgeon who sowed my nose back together again at 12:15 a m They said it wouldn't show and they are right the stitches were done so neatly that people havnt noticed I ve had the stitches think my cheek bone is still a bit swollen but the service helped me to cope with the change in situation only thing I would say is its a pity you havnt got more drs did have a long wait but your staff were so good eased the situation thank you again allowed me to carry on with second week of my holiday christine Lewis

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Response from St Richard's Hospital

Thank you for this post; the staff in A&E will be delighted that you felt well cared for and that your wound is so neat.

We are really pleased that you were able to stay for the second week of your holiday and hope that you enjoyed yourself.

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