"They made the whole experience much easier than I expected"

About: St John's Hospital / Gynaecology

(as the patient),

I attended the gynaecology outpatient department for an endometrial biopsy. I was referred after a TVS showed I had a thickening of my endometrial lining. I had no previous knowledge of this procedure & made the mistake of reading women's experiences on line. Terrifying to say the least. The gynaecologist & the nurse were fantastic & very sympathetic and caring. They made the whole experience much easier than I expected. Now just waiting for the results but whatever the outcome I'm happy to put my care in the hands of the gynaecologist and nursing staff. Thank you so much.

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Response from Lynsey McMillan, Team Manager - Complaints & Feedback, Patient Experience Team, NHS Lothian

Dear Elle12,

Thank you very much for sharing this lovely feedback about your attendance at the Gynaecology Outpatient Department at St John's Hospital.

Your feedback will be shared with the team who I am sure will be delighted hear your kind words.

Thank you again.

Kind regards


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