"Eye surgery"

About: Southend Hospital

I would like to thank my consultant and all the team for the operation on my right eye which was drooping and had caused discomfort for a very long time. The remedial surgery has stopped the need for regular drops of eye gel and a Vaseline type application morning and night. Above all it has given me confidence and my friends no longer suggest that my wife has been bashing me about! I feel that the ward nurse should get a special mention, they could not have been kinder. Thank you again Daniel Blunden

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Response from Southend Hospital

Thank you for your post relating to your treatment within our Ophthalmology department. It is excellent to hear that you were cared for and that the staff looked after you.

I can ensure you I will send these comments to the relevant staff which I am sure they will be pleased to receive.

Thank you for taking the time to contact us and wishing you well for the future.


Louise McIver

Patient Involvement

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