"Total knee replacement"

About: Westmorland General Hospital

I had a very successful knee replacement on 13/6/16. I asked for my operation to be after 12/6/16 and so I could not have asked for a more prompt service. I was treated with respect and dignity by everyone I encountered and also with friendliness and good humour. My treatment and care were excellent. The hospital physiotherapists were encouragingly strict. Ward 7 was well kept and the meals were good. My pre and post- op care were at Furness General, and liaison was very good. I also received home visits from a physio very quickly after discharge. I am extremely grateful everyone and thankful to be able to have such expensive and good treatment on the NHS.

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Response from Westmorland General Hospital

Thanks Rosalie for taking the time to let us know about your recent knee replacement operation. We are really pleased that the treatment was good and have passed on your comments to those involved. Best wishes for your recovery.

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