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News articles published in: 2016
Ten years of cooperation rewarded – December 2016



In December 2016, Chancellor Bob Corlew, president of the Lions Clubs International, rewarded Pr.Cyrus Tabatabay for dedicated Humanitarian Services, in behalf of the Lions International Foundation. This reward gratifies ten years of both medical and surgical cooperation with the local medical team of the Subramaniam Bharati Eye Hospital, Moka. The ceremony has been held under […]

The team, back in Mauritius between the 11th and the 21th November 2016



The mission Surgeries were conducted under the supervision of Prof Tabatabay, Prof. André Roth and assistant Prof. Christopher Sales Total Consultations of an amount of 230 patients and 52 Surgeries. On site, Dr Harsha Pathak has volunteered to be trained in strabismus and plastic surgery by T.E.S. Foundation. This training will start mid-November assisted by […]

Fêtons les 10 ans de la T.E.S Foundation!



Chers amis, Nous fêterons en musique, le lundi 28 novembre prochain, les dix ans de la fondation.  Ce soir-là, nous aurons le plaisir d’entendre Fabrizio Von Arx, violon,  et Bruno Canino, piano,  dans un programme entièrement consacré à Beethoven. Un cocktail dînatoire aux saveurs italiennes suivra dans les salons du Palais de l’Athénée. Nous nous réjouissons […]

Mauritius Mission from the fifth to the 15th may 2016



During the time of the mission, T.E.S has assessed 121 Patients and performed 33 operations. This includes 19 Corneal Transplantations operated in Souillac Hospital. Prof. Cyrus Tabatabay, Dr Siri Shetty from Weill Cornell Medical Cornell Medical College and Dr Nakuda and Dr Annauth, has undertaken these surgeries. The Foundation has also donated total Value 2’991’875 […]

December 2015



In December, Dr Ana Alzaga and Dr Nadia Hesham, both from Weill Cornell Medical School, New York,  realized 25 corneal grafts out of which 3  were done at Souillac Hospital. It is the first time that T.E.S.Foundation’s team works in this  hospital, which is situated in the South of Mauritius. A brand new ophthalmologic center […]

Our next concert! Save the date!



We are glad to announce our next concert which will take place, as usually, at the Palais de l’Athénée, Tuesday the 15th of March 2016 at 8pm. The Italian Barocco will be in the spotlight: Vivaldi, Tartini and Corelli … Our star-guest is, of course, Fabrizio Von Arx, violin. His fellows Paolo Corsi, clavecin and Carine Balit, […]