"A big decision"

About: Torbay Hospital

I visited the feature clinic to see a consultant who was very polite, and put me at ease as they explained the options open to me on the best way forward with a long standing injury to my left foot, we agreed in the end with fusion as the best way forward, and the safest was a below knee amputation that they are currently arranging. I can only thank the consultant for making me so at easy with this news, when asked would I like Torbay Exeter of Derriford I was very definite that it should be Torbay for when it is carried out thank you for making a difficult choice an easy one.

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Response from Torbay Hospital

Dear Patient,

We are delighted to read your encouraging comments.

Staff appreciate hearing about patients’ positive experiences and your feedback will be shared with those concerned.

Kind regards

South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

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