Consultant and Teaching Hospital for the Lake and Western zones of the United Republic of Tanzania
The department of Cardiothoracic Surgery Bugando Medical Centre conducted free cardiovascular diagnostic services
to Lake Zone citizen 30/09 to 02/10/2020 in the celebration of World Heart Day which takes place on 29/09/2020 every year.
During the week of celebration, Professor William Mahalu, a cardiothoracic surgeon at BMC, called up on the public
to regularly check their health, especially when they reach the age of 40, as well as changing their eating and drinking habits.
Professor Mahalu also said that heart surgeries are now performed at BMC.