"i have had several visits for physiotherapy"

About: The Horder Centre - St Johns Road

I have been referred several times to the Horder for physiotherapy on my knee. I would love to be able to see a doctor here to discuss having an operation here but my GP has insisted on referring me to

Tunbridge Wells Hospital as they say if they refer me to the Horder I wil just be give another course of physio.

I have been very pleased with treatment here and if an operation is needed would much rather come here than go to T Wells.

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Response from The Horder Centre - St Johns Road

Dear Val hellicar, thank you for your review.

Under the NHS constitution you have the right to decide which hospital to be treated at from a list of qualified providers of which The Horder Centre is one.

Your GP can refer you to The Horder Centre to see one of our orthopaedic consultants who will assess your condition with the knowledge that you have already received a course of physiotherapy and an operation is likely to be required which can be carried out at The Horder Centre.

If you would like to discuss this further please contact Karen East on 01892 601455 who can assist you.

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