"Gynecology service was dismissive and didn't..."

About: Northampton General Hospital (Acute)

I went to the service with an issue that had previously been treated by a GP with antibiotics. I was aware the issue was returning, it was clear to me as it was visible but the Gynecologist considered the issue was non existent, said there was nothing to do because there was no problem, that the body changes with age, and when pressed for an explanation for the prior time I had the same thing, the doctor kept insisting the body changes over time. Less than a week later I'm back to antibiotics, so thank you very much for nothing.

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Response from Northampton General Hospital (Acute)

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience with our gynaecology service.

Please be assured that we do take the care of all our patients very seriously indeed and will make sure your comments and concerns are passed on to the gynae service.

If you have any further comments or queries please do not hesitate to contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Team pals@ngh.nhs.uk or telephone 01604 545784.