HRFU ILAC 2017 Mission trip The team functioned well in the outstanding ILAC facility. New surgeons included Dr. Rigoberto Alvarez, and Dr. Alejandro Pena from Guadalajara Mexico. Dr. Larry Raynor was the new head of anesthesia and did an excellent job. Many team members returned and we performed 105 hernia operations. One patient with a […]
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UNMC Bellevue Charitable Hernia Mission 2016 The Surgery on Sunday model was used and after University of Nebraska Medical Center administrative approval and multiple organizational meetings a date was set, June 3. Dr. Hans Dethlefs at the One World Clinic evaluated all patients pre-operatively and eventually we performed 11 hernia operations in one. Dr. Sam […]
2015 HRFU Dominican Republic Mao Trip Summary The trip was held in Mao at the Luis L. Bogaert Hospital for a second straight year. This repeat site for HRFU in the Dominican Republic trip once again was truly a tremendous success. During 5 consecutive days in November we performed approximately 72 hernia operations on 66 individual […]
HRFU ILAC 2015 Mission trip The team functioned well in the outstanding ILAC facility. New surgeons included Dr. Brian Jacobs, a Pediatric surgeon, Dr. John Murphy, Dr. Alex Schroeder from Hamburg Germany and Dr. Kal Nandipati. Many team members returned and we performed 88 hernia operations. One patient with a very large hydrocele was challenging […]