Teaching Eye Surgery
thru the Indian Ocean
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Ambovombe – Tsihombe



Sixty cataracte interventions at Ambovombe with 2 hours drive to get to Tsihombe. Diabetic and vision screening performed with an outcome of an extra 60 cataracte interventions planned. Working conditions are hard under 38 degrees Celsius. Last medical visit was back in 2018. Thanks to TES Foundation to have financially enabled those 120 interventions.  

Diabetes and vision screening in Fianarantsoa – Madagascar



End of August in Fianarantsoa (Madagascar) was held a day of mass screening for diabetes and eye sight, thanks to the collaboration of Lion Club, SightFirst and T.E.S Foundation.