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News articles published in: 2013
29th mission in Subramaniam Bharati Eye Hospital



During T.E.S. Foundation’s  29th mission in Subramaniam Bharati Eye Hospital, Pr. Tabatabay delivered certificates to the specialists of Moka Eye Hospital who collaborated at least five years with the foundation. This ceremony took place in presence of the Honorable Minister of Health and Quality of Life. During this same mission, 31 corneal transplantations have been conducted […]

Memorandum of Understanding



In May 2013, in Geneva, the Honourable Minister of Health & Quality of Life, Mr Lormus Bundhoo signed with the T.E.S Foundation a M.O.U. (Memorandum of Understanding). The main purpose of this bilateral agreement is to make easier the medical projects of our foundation at the Subramaniam Bharati Eye Hospital, in Moka. Common line of […]

Concert in favour of T.E.S. Foundation



Tuesday, the 19th of November, our fourth annuel concert in favour of T.E.S. Foundation took place in the Palais de l’Athénée, Geneva. During his welcome speech, Pr Tabatabay thanked warmly the audience for its generous support, then gave the last news of the foundation as well as its main goals for 2014. Afterwards, entertainment began: […]

T.E.S. Foundation conducts a clinical audit of the Moka Eye Hospital



At the request of the Honourable Minister of Health & Quality of Life, Mr Lormus Bundhoo, the T.E.S. Foundation has conducted a clinical audit of the Subramania Bharati Moka Eye Hospital.   The main purpose of this audit was to evaluate the actual medical situation of the Hospital and to stress particular needs and fields […]

Teaching strabismus surgery by Pr A. Roth and Dr M. Bumbacher



The second mission for 2013, was conducted by Pr André Roth and Dr Moïra Bumbacher who have been teaching strabismus surgery techniques to local surgeons since 2007, mainly operating with Dr Sunita Gunnoo Kowlessur.   During their stay, more than 100 patients were examined, some of which had been operated during Pr Roth and Dr […]

OCT retinal examinations



The OCT – Optical Coherence Tomography – is used for thorough retinal examination for patients suffering from vitreo-retinal pathologies due to diabetes complications. Daily, about 10 examinations are performed, mainly by one of the six post-graduate MHOs currently completing their training. Results are then analysed and discussed with the Moka Eye Hospital medical specialists in […]

Corneal transplantations



In January 2013, Professor Cyrus Tabatabay stayed for two weeks in Mauritius, working at the Moka Eye Hospital. During this visit, he examined all of the 105 patients on the waiting list for corneal transplant and confirmed the indication for about thirty of these patients.   Moka Eye Hospital and T.E.S. team have started to undertake […]