Teaching Eye Surgery
thru the Indian Ocean

Teaching Eye Surgery foundation has been active since 2007 and has achieved many commitments. This Blog page regroups most of our activities and stories and this is what we have accomplished :

T.E.S Supporting funding of Primary School in Madagascar , April 2017
Category: Donations,Front_page,Geneva     Published by: stephen    on the April 18, 2017 at 8:29 am

T.E.S. Foundation is honored to help the Lions Club of Tulear , for the funding of the construction of a primary School in Tulear South of Madagascar. The Inauguration took place with all the local officials and Lions Club on the 17 April 2017.        

T.E.S. experts to help Seychelles with treatment, surgery
Category: Front_page,Geneva,Mauritius     Published by: stephen    on the April 17, 2017 at 6:58 pm

(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 […]

Ten years of cooperation rewarded – December 2016
Category: Front_page,Geneva,Mauritius     Published by: Catherine Tabatabay    on the December 30, 2016 at 3:02 pm

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
Category: Front_page,Mauritius     Published by: stephen    on the November 21, 2016 at 7:56 am

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!
Category: Front_page,Geneva,Mauritius     Published by: Catherine Tabatabay    on the October 27, 2016 at 4:04 pm

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
Category: Donations,Front_page,Mauritius     Published by: stephen    on the May 15, 2016 at 7:29 am

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
Category: Front_page,Mauritius     Published by: Catherine Tabatabay    on the January 25, 2016 at 4:37 pm

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 […]