"Visits to Wycombe Hospital"

About: Wycombe Hospital / General surgery

(as the patient),

I have visited Wycombe Hospital on two occasions recently and both made me really appreciate the quality of my local hospital and staff. The first was a colonoscopy carried out as the result of the bowel cancer screening programme. I suffer from ulcerative colitis so have had a number of colonoscopy procedures before but the last visit was carried out with great efficiency, professionally and friendly. Well done.

The second visit to Wycombe Hospital was for a DVT that I suffered following a hernia operation (done privately). I attended the MIIU at Wycombe and was very efficiently seen with blood test and ultrasound to confirm the DVT - I then saw a doctor and was prescribed drugs and an appointment made for the anticoagulation clinic a few days later. From seeing my GP to diagnosis and starting the treatment all in 6 hours. Well done all of you.

Thank you.

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Response from Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Thank you very much for taking the time to comment.

We are very pleased to read that you were happy with the care provided to you on both occasions that you visited Wycombe hospital. We strive to provide safe and compassionate care to all of our patients and it is good to read that your experiences were both positive ones at Wycombe.

Our staff really welcome feedback and we will ensure your kind words are passed on to the team.

Kind regards

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