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Consolidation meeting with New Minister of Health



Vice President of Teaching eye surgery foundation; Alain Fong along with Chief Doctor of New Souillac Hospital; Dr. Gungah, met with new Minister of Health and wellness; Dr. K. Jugutpal to discuss the future objectives and consolidate the current collaboration. The main focus of the collaboration is as always the training and development of the […]

T.E.S.Foundation back in Souillac, Mauritius with Corneal grafts for patients



T.E.S.Foundation was back in Souillac, Mauritius during the last week of October 2019 with Corneal grafts for 8 patients. This intervention was possible in association with the Ministry of Health, the Lions Club and Weill Cornell Medicine NY. Patients with Conical Cornea and Cataracts were cured thanks to the transplants. The operating surgeons from TESF; […]

26 Août – Dépistage de Diabète



Dimanche 26 Août  de 8h00 à 10h00 au centre social résidence St. Jean, Port Louis. En collaboration avec le Lions Club Quatre Bornes, L’ONG Diabetes Safeguard et la T.E.S Foundation.  

Cataracte : la liste d’attente en baisse



5 772 cas de cataracte traités en 2016 au Subramania Bharati Eye Hospital. Ce n’est pas énorme, selon le professeur Cyrus Tabatabay, ophtalmologue et président de la Teaching Eye Surgery Foundation. Cette maladie est principalement liée au vieillissement. Si vous remarquez que votre vision est voilée, que les couleurs semblent s’être estompées, que vous êtes […]

T.E.S donates an Optos Daytona plus in Seychelles to improve Diabetic Retinopathy Diagnosis and Treatment



Diabetic retinopathy is one of the leading causes of vision loss and blindness around the globe, and affects approximately one-third of people with diabetes.   Diabetes impairs the body’s ability to control blood sugar. Because sugar can promote inflammation, a person with diabetes may experience inflammatory damage to various tissues within their body, including the […]

T.E.S Foundation donates a Visual Yag Laser to Souillac Hospital



T.E.S Foundation has had the pleasure to donate in January 2018 a Visual Yag Laser to Souillac Hospital, Ministry of Health & Quality of Life. This Optical device is targeted for secondary Cataract & Glaucoma therapy. T.E.S Foundation is happy to continue this succesfull partnership with Souillac Hospital.  

Cinquante patients Mauriciens opérés de la cornée par une équipe suisse



L’équipe du professeur Cyrus Tabatabay sera à Maurice à partir de ce dimanche 7 janvier. Plusieurs interventions de greffe de la cornée sont prévues. À terme, 50 greffes seront effectuées pour marquer les 50 ans de l’indépendance de Maurice et les 50 ans du Lions Club de Port-Louis.   Quelque 25 greffes de la cornée […]

Seychelles Hospital receives 35K worth of equipment from TES.



The Eye Clinic at the Seychelles Hospital has received advanced equipment for eye surgery. The equipment is worth $35’000.   In a short ceremony on Friday 22 September, 2017, Professor Cyrus Tabatabay, President of the Teaching Eye Surgery (TES) Foundation, officially handed over equipment to the eye Clinic of the health Care Agency at the […]

Seychelles here we are ! New Team



After signing the partnership between Seyhelles and TES early in April this year, Teaching Eye Surgery is happy to announce their first work in the field thru the 11th – 22nd September 2017. We would like to welcome Dr Ronald Barbe and Nurse Marie-France joining us to offer newer and stronger medical care for the […]

T.E.S. experts to help Seychelles with treatment, surgery



(Seychelles News Agency) – The quality of eye treatment and surgery in Seychelles is expected to strengthen following the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Health and the Geneva-based Teaching Eye Surgery Foundation. The agreement calls for regular visits by surgeons from the foundation to perform advanced procedures in Seychelles. The […]

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