Mission Blogs

PERU: DAY FOUR

April 17, 2018 - Today was the fourth day in Lima, Peru, and our second OR day! We would like to introduce the anesthesia team for this trip, which is made up of Marcia Bergen, Giselle Torres...

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GUATEMALA: DAY FOUR

April 16, 2018 - Today was our first OR day. We got off to a busy start with 8 cases for the day, most of which were quite complex. Room 1 started with a left index pollicization for a 3 year old girl who we performed a...

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PERU: DAY THREE

April 16, 2018 - Day One in the OR. Today, the Hand Help team was in the OR for the first time at the Instituto Nacional de Salud del Niño! With teamwork and collaboration with the wonderful staff...

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GUATEMALA: DAY THREE

April 15, 2018 - Screening day! This day is eventful and packed full of interesting people and cases each trip. The coordination is incredible with patients being led through 7 stations in an efficient manner.

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PERU: DAY TWO

April 15, 2018 - Blue skies,  bright sun,  warm weather! Another day in paradise! Of course,  we were inside the hospital all day.  From 8am to 5 pm we organized the chaos of 125 pre-screened children...

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