"Hernia Operation"

About: University Hospital Of Hartlepool

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After waiting weeks, months, even a year for my operation, I was delighted when the surgeon agreed to operate. Due to a previous heart condition, the procedure had been classified as high risk but I felt that I could have complete confidence in the team and this confidence has been justified. The staff on ward 4 were particularly outstanding in their care and consideration even offering me a pair of ear plugs to help me sleep. Since the 1960s I have a number of operations and I honestly feel that Hartlepool hospital would top my poll for care and treatment . Thank you all very much indeed

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Response from University Hospital Of Hartlepool

We would like to thank you for taking the time to comment on NHS Choices and are pleased to hear that you are happy with the level of service provided to you at our hospital. We shall be sure to pass on your compliments to the staff members from ward 4 for their professionalism and are glad to hear that you would not hesitate to use our hospital again. We hope that you are recovering well from your recent operation.

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