"Maxillofacial care"

About: Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

I suffered from a 'hot tooth' that wouldn't go numb under my dentist for to the infection and was referred to the maxillofacial unit so I could be sedated. The pain I was going through was unbearable and was so grateful for this dept when I received my treatment. The staff was very professional and reassuring as I was very nervous before my treatment. A special thanks to three members of staff and the team. Thanks for everything you all did xx Mrs V Shuttleworth X

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Response from Susan Heighway, Patient Relations / PALS Manager , Patient Relations / PALS, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your kind comments following your attendance in the Maxillofacial Unit at RAEI and taking the time to let us know through this medium. I will share your comment with the Division of Surgery to ensure that the relevant staff are made aware of your posting.

Kind regards

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