International Ministries

Eye Surgery Teams, Optometrists, Medical Personnel Needed in Dominican Republic

October 9, 2016 Opportunity

Eye surgery teams are needed that can do cataract surgery and exams through the Good Samaritan Hospital in La Romana, DR. There is enough need to keep four to five teams a year busy! The hospital has the eye microscope that the surgeons need but the teams need to bring the rest of their supplies/instruments for the trip. There are also opportunities for small medical and/or surgical teams or for individuals who have specialty skills to work and train.

Partner: Haitian Baptist Convention 

Housing: Dormitory housing available 

Length of Service: Average trip length 7 – 10 days 

Qualifications: Qualified ophthalmologists, optometrists, specialists and surgery support with current credentials 

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