Eye Day Unit
Please follow these simple instructions to promote a full recovery
Rest for the remainder of the day
Shower every day spraying water in to the corner of the eye and sniff a few times
If shower not available use cold boiled water using an eye bath
Do not use ointment into the eye, only eye drops
Close eyes when sneezing
Pain relief as required
You will receive a follow up appointment in the post
You will need an annual tube check in the clinic
If you have any problems please contact:
• Eye day unit on 01642 854556
• Out of hours on 01642 854096
• Secretaries’ office (during office hours) on 01642 854025
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust would like your feedback. If you wish to share your experience about your care and treatment or on behalf of a patient, please contact The Patient Experience Department who will advise you on how best to do this.
This service is based at The James Cook University Hospital but also covers the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton, our community hospitals and community health services.