2019 Mission to Iba
The team screened a total of 38 patients, operated on 27 patients, performing 32 procedures at the President Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Hospital, Iba, Zambales, over a period of six operating days. 21 procedures were cleft lips, (14 primary & 7 revision procedures). There were 5 primary palate procedures performed, 2 Rhinoplasties, 1 Otoplasty & 3 dental extractions.
Dr Shiby Ninan from Royal Darwin Hospital and Dr Nitin Sharma from Hobart Hospital were the attending Surgeons. Dr Damian Castanelli and Dr Kushlani Stevens from Melbourne were the attending Anaesthesthologists.
The nurses were Erin McIntosh, Gwen Currey, Ashleigh McIntosh, Franz Mikl, Melissa Grey, Danielle Cook, Malika Burke, Nicole Johnson, & Tracey Madden.