"Knee Replacement Surgery"

About: The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (Stanmore)

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I had my first knee replacement carried out at another hospital, but unfortunately due to loosening of the joint had to have another operation. I can not fault the staff at the RNOH from the nurses on the wards, to the staff in the outpatient clinics, to the physiotherapists in the outpatient department.

A nurse was very kind helpful and professional in the outpatient clinic after my operation and reassured me that I was doing well.

The physiotherapist that assessed me was very cheerful and friendly and put me at ease. She had a good sense of humour and and answered my endless questions thoroughly. I also attended Knee classes with other patients that had had the same sort of operations and thoroughly enjoyed the classes.

The care I received at the RNOH was excellent. Thanks to everyone who treated me.

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Response from The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (Stanmore)

Thank you for your positive comments about your experience at this hospital. It is good to note that the range of staff from different professions maintained such high quality care.

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