The Ophthalmology Department,  Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.

The Ophthalmology Department, Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.





Kuching, Sarawak,

East Malaysia.

5th February, 2007


The second week of ORBIS is devoted to more advanced ophthalmic surgical techniques. There are three visiting ophthalmologists for vitreoretinal surgery (Dr. Kertes), small incision surgery (Dr. Fernandes) and corneal diseases (Dr. Ambati). The first day of the second week involves assessing the suitability of patients for operation. The assessment is conducted in the Eye Clinic of the Sarawak General Hospital. 


The main entrance of the Sarawak General Hospital.

Waiting for their turn.

Patient patients.

The Sarawak angels at the reception.

Another busy week for Toni.

Making sure all patients are accounted for.

Tired of waiting for ORBIS plane.

Reviewing patient from last week..

Dr. Asok and Caroline.

Nice nurses helping out.

Gavin the ORBIS camera man.

Cataract clinic.

A discussion on small incision surgery.

Assessing patient for surgery.



Vitreoretinal consultation.

Vitreoretinal consultation.

Retina examination.

Dr. Law and Dr. Intan.

Corneal clinic.

Corneal consultation.

Keen audience.

Corneal discussion.

Discussing patient for corneal graft.

Mr. Drew Boshell with two ORBIS planes.

The 3 very nice anaesthetists.

Caroline and Tisha with ORBIS plane.



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