"Eye Surgery, 7 April 2014"

About: Torbay Hospital

On 2 April I was diagnosed with a detached retina. On 3 and 4 April the consultant carried out thorough examinations and told me exactly what to expect. Surgery was carried out on 7 April and every one of the eye surgery team (receptionists, nurses and anaesthetists) was exceptionally friendly, helpful and professional. I have over the years experienced private healthcare on several occasions, but I have never been better looked after. My consultant is an exceptional individual and his Eye Surgery Unit is exemplary. I have frequently attended the Eye Clinic on the floor below, bringing elderly relatives. The number of patients they deal with is immense; goodness knows how they cope, but it works. Somehow they succeed in delivering a thorough service in a friendly and good-humoured manner. Congratulations all round, and a big thank you from me for saving my sight.

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Response from Torbay Hospital

Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to comment. We are really pleased that the care and treatment you received reached the high standards we constantly strive to achieve and that the procedure performed has been succesful. Kind regards South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

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