Project info

The medical outreach in Lokoja held from the 28th of November to the 3rd of December 2016.
The team consisted of 60 volunteers and in 5 working days, we attended to a total of 2321 patients. The surgeons and Gynaecologists performed surgeries on 80 patients including prostatectomies, Thyroidectomies, Herniotomies for children, Herniorraphies, Myomectomies, Hysterectomies, and vaginal wall repair. The dental team had dental surgeries done on 50 patients, making a total of 130 surgeries. Out of the 2321 patients seen, 575 were diabetic and hypertensive and the same number of prescriptions were filled in and medications dispensed to the patients free of charge.