Some of the Kids That We Met in Haiti

On our most recent trip to Haiti we had the good fortune to have along a Jay Farbman, a professional photographer. Jay arrived before the surgery team and was able to visit the homes of some of the children that needed cataract surgery. The surgical team consisted of: myself, Matt Thompson, an ophthalmologist out ofContinue reading “Some of the Kids That We Met in Haiti”

Children with Cataracts part 2 by Matt Thompson

I would recommend that you read Children with Cataracts part 1 before reading this post. (click here) Recently I shared a story about a young man with cataracts who had surgery and had his vision restored. That story has a happy ending back in 2015. Why am I writing a blog post about this storyContinue reading “Children with Cataracts part 2 by Matt Thompson”

Children with Cataracts part 1 by Matt Thompson

When I am talking to people about my experiences in Haiti a question I am often asked is “what is the worst thing you have seen on a mission trip?” I believe it is just a part of human nature to want to know the answer to questions like this. Unfortunately I don’t know howContinue reading “Children with Cataracts part 1 by Matt Thompson”