Teaching Eye Surgery
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News articles published in: 2015
Next Mission : December 2015



T.E.S. Foundation’s  36th mission will take place during the first week of December 2015. This mission is organised in collaboration with the Weill Cornell Medical School. Dr Ana Alzaga will supervise the corneal graft program of the week. Corneal grafts will be provided both by The Eye Bank for Sight Restoration, Inc. in New York  and by […]

April 2015 – Avastin Conditioning Study



In April 2015, Madame Karen Fauquex conducted a study about the possibility of conditioning Avastin in the Subramania Bharati Eye Hospital, in Moka. Her very meticulous study pointed the different modifications and adaptations necessary for a safe reconditioning. Her report has been transmitted to the Honourable Mr Anil Gayan, Minister of The Health and Quality […]

Corneas from Eye Bank Association of America



From April 6 to April 10, Both Pr Cyrus Tabatabay and Dr Priyanka Sood (from Weill Cornell Medical School, New York), worked at the Subramania Bharati Eye Hospital, in Moka. No less than 260 patients have been assessed by the two physicians. 43 surgeries have been carried out, among wich 15 vitro-retinal surgeries and 15 […]

January 2015 – Dr Bumbacher & Pr. Roth.



Last January, Pr André Roth, Dr Moïra Bumbacher and Dr Baglivo conducted the first mission of the year at the Subramania Bharati Eye Hospital, in Moka. Pr Roth and Dr Bumbacher examined no less than 157 patients, adults and children.  23of them were selected for surgery, mostly children presenting severe Strabismus pathologies.   Meanwhile Dr […]