Suncity Medical Outreach: Total 51 Surgeries Performed Successfully
Sunyani, November 26, 2022
A data available to thefourlens.com indicates that a total of 51 surgeries were successfully performed within the three days Suncity Medical Outreach exercise at the Sunyani Municipal Hospital.
The free medical care exercise was a birthday gift from Mr. Ransford Antwi, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Suncity Radio in Sunyani and organized by the Suncity group of companies and held from Wednesday 26th to Friday 28th of October this year.
Mr. Antwi initiated and sponsored the free surguries to save the lives of people who are battling with underlined health conditions that requires surgery, but could not afford the bills.
About 150 patients with different ailments from the Ashanti, Bono, Bono East and Ahafo regions were taken care of including the 51 surgeries.
According to the data, the beneficiaries of the surgery comprises 29 males and 22 females with a 7-year old boy being the youngest and the eldest 84 years.
The surguries were performed on Hydrocele, Hernia, Fibroid and Hysterectomy and all the patients were safely discharged.
In all, 23 surguries were performed on hernia, 21 performed on fibroid, 3 performed on hydrocele and 4 performed on hysterectomy.
About 60 specialists from Ho, Tamale and Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospitals, Sunyani Regional and Municipal Hospitals, Berekum Holy Family Hospital and others Hospitals in the Bono region came together to perform the surguries.
They included Dr. Appiah Kubi from Ho Teaching Hospital, Dr. Anto, Dr. J.B Fordjour and the team was led by Dr. Robert Arko, the Medical Superintendent and surgical specialist at the Sunyani Municipal Hospital.