Our Esmeraldas Story
Esmeraldas is a costal city in northwest Ecuador and is an important seaport for the country. In 2011, GSF collaborated with the Ecuadorian Navy; Hospital Naval provides services not only for the Ecuadorian Navy but also dedicates resources to underserved patients in the area.
(From GSF’s most recent mission — September 9-18, 2011)
- 46 patients screened
- 36 corrective surgical procedures performed
- 25 psychosocial consultations
There were zero complications and excellent outcomes from this mission.