Mission Blogs

Bolivia: Day 3

We had a nice walk to the hospital and noticed this art work along the way! We started our 1st day in the OR with a discussion of various scenarios and how we would be prepared for and respond to each.

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Bolivia: Day 2

Our 1st clinic day was a great success! We attended a press conference with government officials, hospital administrators, Banco Mercantil representative (financial support), our host Dr. Jorge Terrazas, and our team...

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Bolivia: Day 1

Today we arrived early in La Paz, took some time to get through customs. Several supply containers were opened and examined. We stopped along the road to the hotel to take some pics of the beautiful sunrise over...

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Ethiopia: Day 5

May 12, 2017 - Six days goes quickly when you are having fun! Our last day of surgical cases included post-traumatic deformity, more congenital hand and a clavicle pseudarthrosis case. Our weekly totals included...

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Ethiopia: Day 4

In addition to a couple of surgeries, including this bilateral congenital hand deformity that defies classification, today was largely a day of teaching. In the spirit of “the only shortcut you need is...

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