Noticias y Exposiciones

Orthopedic surgeries in Kinshasa

2021.06.02 //

In Kinshasa, Dem. Rep. Congo, is located the Monkole Hospitalary Center, where we collaborate with Amigos de Monkole Foundation, has started the project that will achieve total of 8 hip replacement will be implanted in young patients with sickle cell disease and 42 children, who lives in marginalized and disadvantaged areas of the city, will be improve their quality of life with the correction of rickets or clubfoot.

Two medical teams of Spanish volunteer orthopedic surgeons have been deployed to carry out the hip replacement surgeries, which make it possible to perform this type of surgeries in the country, while the rickets surgeries are performed by a local medical team.