"Nurses on Pagett Ward were brilliant"

About: Hillingdon Hospital

I turned up for day surgery (wisdom tooth extraction) at 7am.

I am disabled (failed back fusion) and can't sit or stand for long without strong painkillers which I hadn't taken due to having to be nil by mouth. The nurses were very understanding and got me straight to a bed and called the anaesthetist down to see me straight away.

Within an hour I had enough pain relief to settle.

The operation went without a hitch. Recovery in the theatre and back on Pagett ward was easy.

The nurses were kind and caring. Especially the ward sister.

Thank you all.

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Response from Hillingdon Hospital

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment on your care. I am so pleased that you had a good experience when you came to Pagett for your surgery.

I will pass on your kind comments to the staff.

Sheila Kehoe,


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