"Cataract operation at Rotherham General"

About: Rotherham Hospital / Ophthalmology

(as the patient),

I had to attend the Ophthalmology department at the Rotherham District General hospital last month to have a cataract operation on my left eye. A medicar was arranged for me and I was taken up to the ward by the driver who was most helpful. The nursing staff were all very kind and I received excellent attention. When my turn came I was taken to the operating theatre and the staff there attended to me in a pleasant and efficient manner. The surgeon performed the operation and he too was very kind and pleasant. After the operation I was given my medication with instructions how to deal with it and the nurse arranged for a medicar to take me home.

I felt that the operation was a success and am most grateful to all the staff concerned.

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Responses

Response from Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your kind comments which will be passed onto the staff involved in your care. We are so pleased that your operation went so well.