Pictured above are some of the volunteers providing specialist surgical & gynaecological services to National Referral Hospital (NRH) & Gizo Hospital the last week of June and first week of July 2017.

A team of specialist volunteer doctors in general and gynaecology surgery will visit Gizo hospital the last week of June and first week of July this year to provide general and gynaecology surgery.

 Screening of suitable general surgical case will be conducted in the Gizo outpatient department on from 8am – 2pm on Monday and Tuesday the 26th and 27th June.  Screening of suitable gynaecological cases will be conducted from 8am – 2pm on Friday 30th June.
This specialist visit will emphasise key hole (laparoscopic) surgery for general and gynaecological complaints.  The visit will be coordinated by well respected general surgeon Dr Douglas Pikacha, and gynaecologist Dr Leeanne Panissi, with overall coordination supervised by Dr Dickson Boara, medical director of Gizo hospital.