"treatment during three day hip replacement experience"

About: Salford Royal / Trauma and orthopaedics

(as the patient),

I was admitted for a hip replacement in mid-January 2013. From admission to discharge I experienced nothing but total professionalism.

I was monitored constantly after leaving theatre. The couple of issues I had were dealt with quickly, considerately and with minimal fuss. I cannot praise the nursing staff enough - both day and night. The physios were keen, busy and on top of their game - very careful to get the most out of you without causing stress.

I was delighted with my treatment and the care I received - but the toast was rubbish!

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Response from Salford Royal

Thank you for your comments about your recent stay at Salford Royal. I am pleased to read such positive feedback about your treatment from the Orthopaedic team and I will ensure it is shared with the staff. I'll also see what we can do to get the toast up to the same high standard as the clinical care you received!

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