"Thank you for my nasal surgery"

About: Kent & Canterbury Hospital / Ear, Nose and Throat

(as the patient),

At the Day Surgery unit at the Kent and Canterbury Hospital I recently had surgery to remove nasal polyps which had been troubling me for over a year.

I was referred to the ENT department by my GP Dr Van der Merwe and had several visits and scans. There was a fairly long wait for surgery but the results have been well worth it.

The kindness, care and consideration shown at the Day Surgery unit was extraordinary at all stages. I registered at 0730 in the morning and was discharged at about 1600.

Well done to all involved and a big Thank You. A huge improvement to my quality of life.

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Response from Julie Pearce, Chief Nurse + Director of Quality + Operations, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you very much for taking the time to feedback your experience. I am sorry that you had to wait for your operation, and glad to hear that it went well for you. We are always proud of our staff especially when they provide kind and compassionate care. I will make sure staff are aware of your feedback.

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