"I found Rachel Bright-Thomas to be a wonderful caring, considerate and helpful person, in whom I have every confidence and trust."
"She is always wonderful."
"Ms Bright-Thomas is exceedingly understanding and helpful/caring. She has followed me since I was first diagnosed and I couldn't have wished for anyone else to guide me through with such tact, expertise and kindness."
"An absolute first rate consultant and team."
"Has always been excellent service."
"excellent explanations, patient centred and considered dignity at all time."
"Miss Bright-Thomas has been brilliant all the time through the last 5 yrs. Always explained in a way I would understand very proffesional and friendly and caring. Pleasure to have met her wish her well in the future. (very good experience through my breast cancer)"
"We have always received a first class standard of care from this Dr (Miss R. Bright-Thomas)"
"Really fantastic care. Many thanks."
"Very patient and understanding Doctor. Listened carefully to issue and gave clear verbal and written guidance."
"Mis Bright-Thomas has been a massive support over the last few years, I wouldn't want to see anyone else."
"Ms B Thomas is a legend."
COLLEAGUE / PEER FEEDBACK
"Very reliable and communicates professionally in all ways. Extremely organised member of staff."
"I enjoy working with her. Always calm, polite and approachable."
"Miss Bright-Thomas is a highly skilled clinician who is outstanding in my opinion. She is a pleasure to work with and I value her contributions to the Breast Service hugely. She is a decidated member of the team and always has a good view point in regards to complex cases. I feel priviledged to be able to work with such a fanatastic doctor. She gives energy to her research projects and is a true role model."
"I always find Miss Bright-Thomas very professional, approachable and empathetic. Patients often comment favourably about her in the clinics etc. and value her advice."
"Miss Bright Thomas is an excellent trainer"
"I have always found Rachel to be up to date, excellent with patients and staff alike. she achieves excellent results and is supportive of her staff. She communicates well and is a great team worker."
"Miss Bright-Thomas shows exceptional communication skills and kindness when speaking with patients/families/carers giving complex diagnoses. Many patient feedback forms have commented on this."
"As her secretary it is difficult to comment on her medical skills but to work alongside her is a pleasure. She is always professional and well orgainsed (sometimes a little too organised)She is extremely well liked by everyone who comes into contact with her and is popular among the junior staff. Nothing is too much trouble and she always has time for anyone with a query or problem even when under pressure of work herself. The best consultant i have ever worked for in over 30 years in the NHS."
"An excellent consultant and trainer."
"An excellent clinician. Accomodating and helpful. There are no negative comments"