Australian-funded Interplast surgical team helps Vanuatu patients

Australian-funded Interplast plastic and reconstructive surgical team with Dr. Samuel Kemuel (2nd from left), Vila Central Hospital Medical Superintendent Dr. Santus Wari (4th from left) and Australian High Commission’s staff including High Commissioner, Jenny Da Rin (4th from right).

16 ni-Vanuatu benefited from life changing surgical operations last week carried out by a visiting Australian-funded Interplast plastic and reconstructive surgical team.

Dr. Samuel Kemual, a general surgeon at the Vila Central Hospital, attached with the Interplast plastic and reconstructive surgical team that visits Vanuatu annually under the Pacific Islands Project under DFAT said this year, the team stayed a week, from Monday to Friday last week working on patients that were already lined up for operations.

Jonas Cullwick, a former General Manager of VBTC is now a Senior Journalist with the Daily Post. Contact: jonas@dailypost.vu. Cell # 678 5460922

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