This trip was coordinated by Head Nurse Mr John Selwyn Harara from Kirakira Hospital, and Drs Chris Olitia and Dr Adriana Galokepoto.
Senior surgical registrar Dr Deonton Aota from NRH arrived Kirakira Fri 23rd Feb 2018 at 1:35pm and screened patients from 2-5pm on Fri 23rd Feb 2018, and from 9am – 2pm on Mon 26th Feb 2018.
a/Prof Konrad Richter and Dr Pavi Pusapathy and Dr Iona Tjoeng arrived Kirakira 8am Tuesday 27th Feb and began surgery at 10am.
All day surgery Tues, Wed, Thur & Fri with a/Prof Richter and surgical registrar departing Kirakira 12:10pm Sat 3rd Mar 2018 for Honiara.
Accommodation was at Freshwinds Guesthause.

PHOTOS

 

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Meeting at Kitano Mendana Hotel, Honiara

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Twin Ottter Cockpit on way to Kirakira.

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Approaching Kirakira

 

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landing on grass airstrip.

 

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Posing day 1 (about to start operating)

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Some last minute hair issues

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that’s better

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Dr Konrad Richter with Denton Aota on their day of relaxation .

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Dr Iona Tjoeng and Pavi Pasupathy getting off the twin otter plane at Kirakira.

 

VIDEOS

DAISI trip # 6 – 26 Feb – 4 Mar 2018 (General, Colorectal & Breast) to Kirakira hospital

LOG BOOK STATS
21 minors (open)
10 intermediate (open)
2 majors (open)
33 Total Cases