MaDocs screens patients for cataract mission

Manila Doctors Hospital (MDH) is currently holding a patient screening for their in-house medical-surgical mission on cataract until October 30. Patient screenings are conducted from Mondays to Fridays from 8:00–10:00am and 1:00–2:00 pm at the MDH CSR Clinic at the Manila Doctors Hospital Annex onKalaw St., Ermita, Manila.

The medical mission, Share the Gift of Vision (STGOV), is one of MDH’s annual medical missions that offers surgical assistance to the underprivileged and underserved members of the society. Thirty indigent patients will receive assistance in cataract operation.

STGOV is the annual medical mission headed by the Department of Ophthalmology and has been running for 12 years. Through STGOV, MDH hopes to diminish the backlog of cataract problems by 2020. The mission is being supported by Metrobank Foundation and a private organization, SUKOB.

For further inquiries and concerns, you may call the Department of Ophthalmology at (02) 524-3011 local 3720 and look for any Ophthalmology resident.