"Cataract operations - excellent service"

About: Hull Royal Infirmary

Had cataract operations in September (right eye) and November 2015 (left eye) and very successful.

Was surprised at how short a time (5 weeks) I had to wait for the first op once I had seen the consultant.

My long vision has improved, eg, can now go round the supermarket without glasses.

Due shortly to collect a new pair of bifocals – whilst most of the time, I could manage without glasses, I would prefer my vision to be the best it can be.

I found the Consultant and all staff caring, kind and cheerful.

Many thanks to you all for excellent service.

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Response from Hull Royal Infirmary

Thank you for taking the time to add your comments to the NHS Choices website.

It is always a pleasure to receive such positive feedback from patients and their families.

We will ensure your kind comments are shared with the team in Ophthalmology.

If you need to discuss our services further, please do not hesitate to contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) on (01482) 623065 or email pals@hey.nhs.uk.

Thank you once again for taking the time to provide us with your views on local NHS services.

Kind regards,

Patient Experience Department

Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

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