"Total Knee Replacement."

About: Basildon University Hospital

I attended Horndon Ward at Basildon Hospital at 7.00am on Monday the 18th of November 2013 for a total knee replacement operation which was to take place that day. From my arrival I was well treated and the staff were friendly and efficient. The operation went very well and the subsequent treatment I received at Horndon Ward was superb. I would like to pass on my thanks to everybody concerned, from the Surgery team, porters, junior doctors, nursing staff, the physiotherapists, combat staff , cleaners and catering. If I have forgotten anybody we can blame it on the morphene. Well done everybody and thanks again.

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Response from Basildon University Hospital

We are really pleased that you had a good experience during your recent stay on Horndon Ward. We will be sure to forward on your kind words to the staff on the ward, and wish you well in your recovery.

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