Category Archives: Honduras

Participating in a Legacy: An Opportunity to Contribute

by Jeremy Kauffman I first had the opportunity to participate in a mission with the World Surgical Foundation in February, 2016 when I was invited by Dr. Alvear to accompany him to the Philippines. I was in my second year … Continue reading

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The World Magical Foundation

World Surgical Foundation could be called The World Magical Foundation. On my third mission with ‪#‎WSF‬ and second in Honduras, there are hardly any words to describe what happens here. For example there is an anesthesiologist running two beds at … Continue reading

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Final Day of Brigade in San Pedro Sula

It saddens me to arrive at the tail end of the first week WSF is in Honduras. Undoubtedly there were many medical miracles performed in a collaborative effort by this year’s San Pedro Sula brigade in perfect fusion like a symphonic … Continue reading

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Skill and Preparation

Ready for anything, Dr. Alvear’s first case today was off schedule and without batting an eye he was completely prepared for a baby boy delivered in the wee hours of the morning diagnosed with gastroschisis. The newborn was actually born … Continue reading

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Ready. Set. Go.

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No Monday Blues

With the first “cuts” scheduled for 8 AM and fighting travel weariness getting to the hospital, we needed the operating rooms ready and the line of scheduled cases already waiting brings me to tears. I see the first little boy … Continue reading

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Zero Day Gallery

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