Free Eye Screening and Surgery Camp at Mundgod

Executive Secretary Ngawang Thupten with the staff of Joshi Hospital and DTR Hospital.

Mundgod: A free eye screening and surgery camp were organized at Mundgod Tibetan Settlement by DTR Hospital Mundgod in collaboration with MM Joshi Eye Hospital. A total of 59 patients were screened for eye related issues and for around 16 people various eye related surgeries were carried out such as Cataract, Pterygium, and Lasik. The Camp was funded by The Tibet Fund, USA, and administered by the Department of Health, CTA.


An elderly male being screened
People waiting in the queue.