"Excellent Macular clinic"

About: Leighton Hospital

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I just want to take a minute to praise your team in the macular clinic. I have been blind in one eye since I was five years old, and I was recently diagnosed with wet macular degeneration in my good eye and I was petrified. Since attending your clinic I have received three Lucentis injections and my eyesight is certainly improving. On my second visit I could read twelve more letters on the sight chart, and on the third visit I could read an additional 6 more letters and I cried with delight,

Unfortunately I do not have all the names of those who should be recognised for their exceptionally professional care giving services. Very important to me are three of the consultants/opthalmologists their warmth, care and excellent first class service has been fantastic and I feel privileged to be cared for by them and the professional, caring, compassionate nurses.

Please extend my deepest appreciation to all of your staff for the wonderful care I am receiving. The treatment is certainly first class.

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Response from Leighton Hospital

Dear Mrs Jolly

Thank you so much for such positive feedback about the care and attention you have received from the Retinal Team. They will be delighted to hear that you were pleased with the care you have received. It is good to hear that the treatment has been effective for you and that your sight has improved following treatment. The Doctors and Nurses are very passionate about getting it right for patients and we are really pleased that you found the team to be caring and professional. We will ensure that your feedback is shared with the whole team. Delyth Owen, Matron

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