"My Pacemaker op"

About: Ninewells Hospital / Cardiology

(as the patient),

I had my pacemaker replaced in April 2012 by Dr Koch at Ninewells Hospital Dundee.

The experience and the treatment provided was exceptiona. The surgeon explained every step of the way. I needed to get home that night as looking after terminally ill husband. Dr Koch made that possible, have had pacemakers since 1986 was certainly the best operation I have had.

When I go for pacemaker check ups always seen straight away and always have everything explained to me service second to none.

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Response from Margaret McGuire, Nurse Director, NHS Tayside

Dear Moweb,

I was so pleased to read your post, thank you for taking the time to give feedback about the care you received in Ninewells. Our staff are working very hard to ensure the care they give is the type of care we would all like for ourselves, our families and friends. Your positive comments about the standard of your care and importantly the compassionate approach and good communication regarding cardiology services have been passed to Dr Koch and his team. Feedback like this reinforces that they are getting it right and I am sure they will be delighted to know how much you appreciate their efforts.

Kind regards

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