Consultant and Teaching Hospital for the Lake and Western zones of the United Republic of Tanzania
::Bugando Medical Centre
BMC CONDUCTS SURGICAL CAMP FOR NEUROLOGICAL PROBLEMS .
MSpecialists from Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville-Tennessee USA, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery led by Prof. Thompson, Dr..Scott Zuckerman and their assistants Autumin Dawn and Noah.
They continue with a surgical camp At Bugando Regional Referral Hospital, for patients with spinal cord injuries and neurological conditions in collaboration with Bugando Specialist doctors.
The camp started on Saturday to see patients admitted to the ward and then on Sunday to treat two patients with a broken spine.
Today they are expected to have surgery on two patients with a broken neck and another with a large tumor in the brain including a broken skull.
on Tuesday they hope to conclude by performing a head and two spine operation.