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HISM Team January 2020

January 2020 Missions Trip

Our team has just completed its 16th mission trip to Roatan, Honduras. It’s hard to believe this all started in 2005 with a small team of volunteers who, through friends...

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May 2019 Missions Trip

In late May 2019, Dr. Paul Kang led his first team trip to Roatán, Honduras. The group comprised of two technicians, Victoria and myself, a surgical scrub technician, Vanessa, a...

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March Missions Trip Patient

March 2019 Missions Trip

Another successful trip! Our group of twelve members worked hard to help provide eye examinations to over 150 people. This included 25 sight-restoring cataract surgeries and two ear surgeries by...

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January 2018 Missions Trip

This year’s trip was a little different in several ways. Our most urgent need was to replace two exam lanes of equipment (chair, stand, slit lamp for examinations). The very...

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March 2017 Missions Trip

Dr. Solverson and his wife, Jo, again led their small team of four to Roatan. Their team consisted of an artist, a Chicago police officer, a respiratory therapist, and an...

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March 2017 Missions Trip

This was the team's 13th visit to Roatan, working out of the Oak Ridge Community Clinic in the poorest area of the island. The team consisted of twelve hard working...

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March 2016 Missions Trip

This was Dr. Solverson’s first non-tourist trip to Honduras. He had been there as a student several times 15 years prior with his wife, Jo, a nurse practitioner, and friends....

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2015 Missions Trip

Spring 2015 Missions Trip

Our recent trip was a success! Over 250 patients examined and 23 patients received sight-saving cataract surgery. We also dispensed many pair of prescription and non-prescription glasses donated by patients...

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