As his wife had previously used Casualty First in times of need, Julian didn’t hesitate to visit when he first noticed blood in his urine. After seeing Dr Van Nierop at Casualty First, where he was thoroughly examined and sent for extensive tests, an appointment was subsequently made with experienced Urologist Mr Leye Ajayi. Following a CT scan, a tumour was identified in Mr Greenway’s bladder, with surgery arranged for the following day. Mr Greenway was in awe at the speed of treatment offered, and offered the highest praise for Dr Van Nierop, Mr Leye Ajayi and all the staff he encountered within Casualty First and the Hospital.
Anna had been suffering from severe pain in her feet due to Bunions. At 25, she was quite young to be suffering from the condition, therefore after an initial assessment with London Foot and Ankle Specialist Consultant Orthopaedic David Redfern ; surgery was deemed the most appropriate course of action.
Following a short two month recovery period, Anna’s life has now completely changed. “The surgery changed everything. I’m no longer living with a daily pain. I’m more confident, and I can wear whatever shoes I like. I can’t recommend the surgery enough”.
Dr John Watson came in to our urgent care centre Casualty First with what he suspected to be a strangulated hernia. He was seen immediately and referred to one of our specialist London Hernia consultants Mr Romi Navaratnam. Dr Watson was seen the same-day by our consultants and praised the standard of patient rooms, the quality of the food provided and the knowledgeable nurses that were on-hand throughout his treatment.
David Rosen underwent a Bilateral Knee Operation at London Knee Specialists under the care of specialist Consultant Mr Robert Marston. As a keen runner he wanted to ensure a quick recovery process and the assurance that his prospects to continue to be active were in the best possible hands.
Kate came to the Shoulder Unit with severe pain in her left shoulder. She was seen by Mr Toby Baring and was initially diagnosed with bursitis of the shoulder which then progressed to the more severe condition of frozen shoulder. Kate experienced such pain that she struggled to walk and sleep at night and was in desperate need to treatment. Mr Baring recommended hydrodilation of the shoulder treatment for Kate and she was on the mend immediately after being treated. Within two weeks of the treatment she was feeling much better and able to completely get back to her daily life.
John Agar was suffering with kidney stone pain and was able to be seen quickly by London Urology Consultant Mr Leye Ajayi. Having been diagnosed with kidney stones Mr Agar was able to have the operation the next day and praised the treatment he received and the recovery process.
Mr Agar praised the nursing staff commenting that they would do “anything to help”.
Tessa came in to our urgent care centre Casualty First suffering with severe abdominal pain. She was seen immediately and referred to The GI Unit to see specialist Consultant Mr Romi Navaratnam. Tessa praised the quick diagnosis of a diverticular infection and the attention to detail shown by Mr Navaratnam, always making her feel at ease and never rushed.
Suffering with hip pain, Rowena was recommended by a friend to London Hip Specialists to see lead hip Consultant, Mr Robert Marston. Rowena talks of her positive experience with Mr Marston and reflects on his calming approach and not at any point feeling rushed, always able to answer and fully explain any questions that she had. In particular Rowena was impressed with being able to walk on the same day after her operation and the accuracy of her recovery plan that was designed by Mr Marston. Rowena expressed full confidence in returning to London Hip Specialists should she need a further hip operation in the future.