CHILDREN’S HEART SURGERY CAMP
The Children’s Heart Surgery Camp is a partnership between the M.P. Shah Hospital and MEAK Charity & Evelina London Children’s Hospital. A CSR Activity.
In its endeavor to reach out to the neediest people in the society, M.P Shah Hosiptal in partnership with MEAK Charity & Evelina London Children’s Hospital launched the Pediatric Heart Surgery Camp to needy children.
Conditions such as :
- Congenital Heart Disease
- Tetralogy of Fallot ( TOF)
- MV Replacement
- Stenotic Cardiac valves
- PDA ligation
- RHD and other complicated procedures
This activity has been organized in association with MEAK (Medical & Educational Aid to Kenya) and the surgeries will be carried out by a team 19 Specialists from UK, headed by Prof. David Anderson, Dr. Paul James, Dr. Dan Taylor, Dr. Kuberan Pushparajah, Dr. James Wong and Dr. Bernadette Brent.
The local team of doctors is led by Dr. James Munene HOD, Cardiology Dept. KNH, Dr. Naomi Gachara, Pediatric Cardiologist, KNH; Dr. Barnard Samia, Consultant Cardiologist & Dr. Bhupi Reel, Pediatric Intensivist at the M.P. Shah Hospital besides many other Doctors and Registrars will be also involved with it for training purposes.
The Operation Theater services will be coordinated Dr. Navin C. Raina. HOD, Surgery at M. P. Shah Hospital.
The camp will run from Jan 25th to 2nd February,2018.
There will be free screening from the 26th to 27th of January 2018.