Village Robinson Suchi/Reu

After a really long layover and an eventful final leg home for most of the team (there was a medical emergency on the plane and our docs stepped right up to help, but we still needed to be detoured to Boise for the patient's needs), we were all touched and we could not imagine how changed we... Read More
Thursday was our final day and was still one full of people in need and some tired but caring and helpful doctors (and translators) Total patients seen: 582 General Medicine: 257 Pediatrics: 99 Gynecology: 56 Dental: 76 Extractions: 123 VIA/Cryo: 53 Cryos: 2 Biopsies: 0 Referrals for... Read More
Wednesday we found ourselves in another village, at another school site, working with totally different patients but still; Total patients seen: 510 General Medicine: 172 Pediatrics: 79 Gynecology: 30 Dental: 91 Extractions: 128 VIA/Cryo: 52 Cryos: 1 Biopsies: 0 Referrals for surgeries or... Read More
5:45- Today’s morning devotion centered around when problems have no good outcome how instead of pushing oneself further from God one can view it as an opportunity to trust fully that everything that happens in life happens for a reason 7:00- Boarded buses and headed for the first time to San... Read More
Tuesday we were not sure what to expect but were completely blown away by the numbers! Total patients seen: 596 General Medicine: 250 Pediatrics: 77 Gynecology: 54 Dental: 52 Extractions: 81 VIA/Cryo: 54 Cryos: 5 Biopsies: 1 Referrals for surgeries or other treatment: 109 Lab tests/... Read More
In the gynecology clinic, a woman came in.  She was diagnosed with a cystocele that could only be repaired with surgery.  When offered the chance to be referred to have this surgery, she initially said no.  When she was asked why she said she could not afford the surgery.  We assured her that... Read More