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News articles published in: 2019
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; […]

Seychelles to get modern eye clinic



Eye patients in Seychelles will in the near future enjoy improved eye care services in terms of screening and surgery now that the government has partnered with Teaching Eye Surgery Foundation and Save Our Sea Foundation based in Switzerland. Initiator of the project, founder and president of Teaching Eye Surgery Foundation (TES), Professor Cyrus Tabatabay, […]

Seychelles benefits from eyecare project



The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, received visiting consultant from the Swiss-based Teaching Eye Surgery (TES) Foundation, Professor Cyrus Tabatabay. He was accompanied by TES financial partners, representatives of Save our Seas Foundation, and senior Ministry of Health Officials for a courtesy call at State House this morning. During the meeting, the delegation […]