"Surgery & 2 night stay"

I was very nervous on the day of my operation, I needn't of been - the nurses & the anaesthetist was fantastic & constantly reassured me.

I had a spinal anaesthetic & the anaesthetist talked me through each process whilst the lovely nurse held my hand a comforted me.

After my operation I was taken to my room and the nurses & health care assistants were constantly to hand.

They were kind and helped me through my difficult first 2 days.

One particular HCA was so lovely & caring, I was unable to have a shower the following day after my operation due to dizziness but they helped me wash & chatted to me and sort my clothes to make me feel semi human again.

I was discharged the following day with full explanation of my care & medication and although felt weak was happy to be going home.

The food choice was fantastic (even though on one of the days I unfortunately was too poorly to keep anything down).

I don't drink hot drinks but the choice of juices & squashes was great.

I live very close to Yeovil Hospital but opted for Circle Bath due to the reviews and the experience my husband had the previous year.

Superb hospital & thank you for your kind care.

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Response from Circle Bath

Thank you very much for leaving such lovely comments. We are so glad that our team were able to give you the reassurance that you needed. We will pass your comments on to the theatre team and also to the inpatient team as they always like hearing that patients felt they did a good job.

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