SAFARI BUTA MAY 2010. by Dr Ngona Listo MBCh(UNIKIN), M.Med Ophthl (U.O.N) CNOM 3996 MEDECIN OPHTALMOLOGUE/RDC. INTRODUCTION. Buta is a town in the northern Democratic Republic of Congo, lying on the Itimbiri river and headquarters of the Bas-Uele District.
SAFARI BUTA MAY 2010
by Dr Ngona Listo
MBCh(UNIKIN), M.Med Ophthl (U.O.N)
Dr Ngona at middle between Dr TEPAGE chief BUTA district health at right and Dr Apalata chief zone health BUTA at left
BUTA REFERAL HOSPITAL
I am doing outpatient consultation with direct ophthalmoscope
Patients waiting to be seen by EYE DOCTOR
Patient blind with bilateral cataract in BUTA district before surgery.
Patient recovered sight after cataract surgery and expresses happiness
Patient blind with cataract surgery before surgery.
Patient with recovered sight after cataract surgery expresses happiness.
Patient blind with oncocerchose unable to recover the sight.
Patient blind with absolute glaucoma unable to recover the sight cries after diagnosis despite counseling. Absolute glaucoma can be avoidable with early diagnosis by surgery(trabeculectomy) and by life long medical treatment.
Patients after EYE SURGERY. 159 people received operations
We are performing EYE SURGERY in BUTA DISTRICT
We are performing EYE SURGERY in BUTA DISTRICT.
Theatre team in Buta
I am performing small incision cataract surgery in BUTA district.
My assistant nurse Lonema provides eye medicines to the EYE Patients.
SOME OF THE 105 PATIENTS WITH RECOVERED SIGHT AFTER CATARACT SURGERY.
Key: No IOL – Cataract surgery Without intraocular lens implantation. With IOL – Cataract surgery With intraocular lens implantation.
Cat. Rel. - Cataract Related Operations.
TPR - Tarsal Plate Rotation
Trab - Trabeculectomy