Dr. Rajesh Patel was standing inside a big, empty hospital in a remote region of Brazil in 1999 when a nurse summoned him to the emergency room. Lying on the floor was a pregnant 16-year-old, seizing and frothing at the mouth.
Follow the Team New York in their life-transforming mission to Tanzania.
Watch a short documentary film about the medical mission that brought the Team NY to Myanmar, where they performed 65 major operations and left behind $150,000 worth of equipment to help upgrade the local hospital’s operating room, recovering room and ICU.
ISMS Team NY completed its 2015 mission to Myanmar. The mission was one of the most amazing missions the team has ever done. Team NY completed 65 major surgical procedures in the fields of general, gynecological and reconstructive surgery.
The staff of Holy Family Hospital welcomed Operation International Team New York for its Mission to Techiman, Ghana this March. It is the only large hospital that covers a large region of Ghana and provides care for over 250, 000 patients every year. Yet the hospital has skeleton staff with one official surgeon and one official gynecologist.