‘Operation Hernia’ work recognised in recent Press Release (9th July 2014) issued by Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust Monday 14th July 2014 Life saving work by four doctors who gave their time to treat patients in desperate need of help for untreated hernias in Ghana has been recognised by the British Medical Association (BMA). Their ‘life […]
Monday 3rd February 2014 Nalerigu Baptist Medical Center. Professor Guido Schuermann has funded a Fellowship to train a registrar (Dr Zainab Alhassan) at Nalerigu Baptist Medical Center.
Monday 16th December 2013 Doha, Qatar Operation Hernia team wins award at World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH). Go to: www.wish-qatar.org/media-center/streaming/day2/20131211_2ch
Thursday 24th October 2013 Choibalsan, Mongolia Operation Hernia meets LifeBox in Choibalsan, Mongolia.
Thursday 5th September 2013 Go to: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23944195 for BBC Interview with Andrew & Ravi
Wednesday 4th September 2013 £5000 donation from Festival Medical Services will buy 1000 operation packs for 2014 missions, facilitated by Paul Sutton.
Thursday 22nd August 2013 Okpoga, Nigeria Huge success for Swiss all-female surgical team in Okpoga, Nigeria: 139 patients operated in 10 day mission.
Tuesday 4th June 2013 Carpenter, Ghana Late at night, a man near to death from strangulated hernia received an operation from Magdi to save his life.
Sunday 2nd June 2013 Phnom Penh, Cambodia 70 children receive surgery in Hebron International Hospital, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Wednesday 8th May 2013 Plymouth Staff at the Nuffield private hospital in Plymouth raised over £4000 to support Operation Hernia. The money was raised through a staff charity ball, which saw donations reach £2,994, and the remainder was put in by staff and patients at the hospital. Ria Cox (deputy finance manager, Nuffield Health Plymouth) […]