My friend, who is blind, had toothache and couldn't get in with a dentist. I phoned Healthwatch who signposted me to Saltergate dental surgery. They arranged an emergency appointment an hour later. Efficient friendly service. Thanks.
My stepfather had a stay there following illness. Superb in every way, helping him and other elderly people return to the community wherever possible.
Cavendish Hospital has responded to this feedback:
Thank you for taking the time to share the positive experience your stepfather received whilst on the Fenton Ward at Cavendish Hospital. We continually strive to deliver the best possible individual care to our patients and feel privileged t ... read more
Very good for people with learning disabilities.
I went into the pharmacy to speak to a pharmacist as I thought I had conjunctivitis. The gentleman pharmacist was brilliant and knew immediately that I had conjunctivitis. I was then offered some eye drops to clear this up. Excellent service ...
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