"I attended the eye casualty dept ..."

About: Royal Hallamshire Hospital

(as the patient),

What I liked

I attended the eye casualty dept following difficulties with my vision. From the initial triage I was seen swiftly be staff and saw the consultant within 30 minutes of walking in. I was told I would need to be kept in and operated on the following morning. Clearly this was unexpected but all the staff were tremendous in terms of managing my shock and anxiety. I was given the option of general anaesthetic or local with some sedation. Opting for the later the operation was pain-free and the after care was first class. I was discharged the following day and have been able to access telephone advice from the specialist nurses which I found very reassuring over a particular concern.

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Response from Royal Hallamshire Hospital

Thank you , it is very kind of you to take the time to leave feedback on your recent hospital stay.

Your comments will be passed on to the staff in the eye dept, staff are also grateful to receive feedback and welcome all comments.

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