"care and treatment in the pain clinic"

About: Bishop Auckland Hospital

I would recommend the pain clinic at Bishop Auckland to anyone in pain.

The consultants and staff are so friendly and take great care to explain the treatments available and inform you of what is happening during the procedures.

The after care is great with a welcome cup of tea with toast (or sandwich) while you rest before being discharged.

I had 6 facet joints in my lower back injected under local anaesthetic and the pain relief is amazing.

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Response from Bishop Auckland Hospital

Thank you for providing feedback on your recent experience of Pain Management at Bishop Auckland Hospital.

I am very pleased to hear that you had a positive experience and that you are happy with the care you received.

The Trust is grateful for all feedback, positive or negative, as it means we can better understand what is important to our patients, and your kind comments will be shared with the Head of Service to pass onto the staff on your behalf.

I know they will be encouraged by your positive comments.

Thank you for leaving your comments on NHS Choices.

Patient Experience Team

County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

Tel: 0800 7835774

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