"My new hip."

About: Leicester General Hospital

I had a hip replacement at the end of October. I was in Ward 19 under the care of my consultant's team.

I had never been a hospital patient before so I didn't know what to expect.

I was only in for 3 days and I had a lovely time!

The nurses were great, the breakfast delivery orderly was very entertaining - you actually looked forward to their visits and dancing.

My surgery went very well, the care was 10/10 and the therapists were very patient helping me to use the equipment you were sent home with.

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Response from Leicester General Hospital

Dear reviewer,

We would like to thank you for taking time to post a comment about our service at Leicester General Hospital.

Your feedback is much appreciated and we have forwarded your comments to all those involved including Ward 19.

We are delighted that your first experience of being in hospital was so positive.

Kind regards Communications Team, Leicester's Hospitals.

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