Hernia

REPORT OF OPERATION HERNIA MISSION TO BOTSWANA:  JULY 2017

REPORT OF OPERATION HERNIA MISSION TO BOTSWANA: JULY 2017

INTRODUCTION This is the first Operation Hernia mission to Botswana. The Operation Hernia team worked at Kanye Seventh Day Adventist Mission Hospital (KSDAH), a district hospital at Kanye. The Botswana...

Report of Operation Hernia Mission to Rwanda, March 2017

Report of Operation Hernia Mission to Rwanda, March 2017

Introduction The main event was a Hernia Course organised for the Surgical Registrars at the teaching Hospitals at Kigali, Rwanda. This was at the invitation of the Head of Surgery...

Dutch Operation Hernia Mission: 9 – 17 January 2017

Dutch Operation Hernia Mission: 9 – 17 January 2017

In January 2017, the 8th mission of the Dutch team of Operation Hernia took  place. This year a team of eight surgeons and eight residents went to the Ghanaian towns of...

Surgical trainees with Mr Chris Oppong and other faculty members

TRAINING OF 14 SURGICAL RESIDENTS IN RWANDA, MARCH 2017

A Multinational Operation Hernia Team, led by Mr Chris Oppong, Consultant Surgeon and Chairman of Operation Hernia, have just returned from Rwanda. The course faculty drawn from the UK, Germany...

The Opertaion Hernia Team in Takoradi

OCTOBER 2016 TAKORADI GHANA

OPERATION HERNIA MISSION: OCTOBER 2016 TAKORADI, GHANA TEAM LEADER – MR SHINA FAWOLE (CONSULTANT SURGEON) TEAM MEMBERS – MR CHRIS MACKLIN (CONSULTANT SURGEON), MS HANNAH WELBOURN (CONSULTANT SURGEON), MELANIE PRECIOUS...

Kosa Beach

Belgian Team Visit to Takoradi Ghana March 12–19 2016

Report of the Belgian Team Visit to Takoradi, Ghana March 12–19, 2016 After skipping our 2015 Mission because of the Ebola threat, in March 2016 a Belgian team, consisting of...

Mission to Ghana January 2016

Mission to Ghana January 2016

Report of Operation Hernia.nl’s Mission to Ghana, January 2016 Our recent missions to Keta and Sunyani in Ghana took place from 9 – 17 January 2016. They were heart-warming adventures...

The team prepare to set off from Accra on the journey to Takoradi

Operation Hernia Report: November 2015 Mission to Takoradi Ghana

Operation Hernia Report: November 2015 Mission to Takoradi, Ghana. On the 21st November our team of six began our journey to Ghana. We comprised two consultant surgeons, Shina Fawole and...

REPORT FROM HO MISSION NOVEMBER 14-21 2015

REPORT FROM HO MISSION NOVEMBER 14-21 2015

Missions REPORT FROM HO MISSION NOVEMBER 14-21, 2015 This was the third Operation Hernia mission to Ho Hospital. The first mission was in 2012. The team comprised the following members:...

November 2015 “Operation Hernia” Mission to Bole Ghana

November 2015 “Operation Hernia” Mission to Bole Ghana

Missions November 2015 “Operation Hernia” Mission to Bole, Ghana Visiting Team John Budd – Team Leader – Vascular and general surgeon Anna Budd – Theatre nurse Graham Howell – Urologist...