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About: Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

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My husband has had 3 different procedures on his back during the last year by the doctor and his team. The attention and care he has had has been excellent over the last year. After suffering the last 12 years with lower back pain, he us almost pain free in which he is extremely grateful to the whole team, including the pain management team in the spencer wing under the care of the doctor and his team, where his last procedure was done. it has transformed him he can now do gardening without suffering. Please pass on our thanks to all concerned

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

Thank you so much for providing us with feedback, and I am really glad that we have been able to help your husband to manage the back pain he has experienced over many years.

It sounds as if he has managed to get back to enjoying his gardening - and long may this continue. Staff will appreciate the feedback.

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Response from Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Thank you for your praise and positive feedback in regards to your husbands care, it is important that staff hear positive feed back on the care they provide as we find this to be a positive motivational tool. I hope your husband continues to pain free.

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