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Surgical Camp with SEESHA in Northeast India: Guest Blogger Dr. Ayodele Awojobi

The first time I came to India was in the year 2012, when I came along with my dad, the late Dr. Oleyombo Awojobi, for the conference of the Association of Rural Surgeons of India (ARSI) in Ratlam. A live surgery workshop was arranged during the conference, and that was where I first saw…

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Video: Suturing After Single Incision Lift Laparoscopic Myomectomy in a Remote Rural Hospital

By: Dr. J. Gnanaraj, Dr. Ayodele Awojobi and Mr. Dilip Kumar Dr. J. Gnanaraj MS, MCh [Urology], FICS, FARSI, FIAGES is a urologist and laparoscopic surgeon trained at CMC Vellore. He has been appointed as a Professor in the Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Department of Karunya University and is the… 

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Learning Skills During Surgical Camps

Training in surgical skills involves learning, understanding, practicing and repetition. At most of the places where young surgeons train, the number of patients available is insufficient for the trainees to repeat the surgical procedures many times within a short period of time. The repetitions help in…

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A Trip With SEESHA

The first time I met Dr. Gnanaraj at our hospital in Thadagam, I remember thinking how lucky we were to have such a skilled laparoscopic surgeon/urologist helping us at our mission hospital. On a later date, when he told me that his team was planning a few surgical camps in…

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Experiences of God’s Faithfulness in the SEESHA Assam Medical Camp

I write this report in the train as I travel back home – so as to capture the sense of exhilaration I feel after attending a medical camp…

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Video: TAO (Thromboangiitis obliterans) and Laparoscopic Sympathectomy

Dr. J. Gnanaraj MS, MCh [Urology], FICS, FARSI, FIAGES is a urologist and laparoscopic surgeon trained at CMC Vellore. He has been appointed as a Professor in the Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Department of Karunya University and is the Director of Medical Services of the charitable organization SEESHA. He has… 

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Video: Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding and Fibroids – Part 2

More in this series: Video 1/2 Dr. J. Gnanaraj MS, MCh [Urology], FICS, FARSI, FIAGES is a urologist and laparoscopic surgeon trained at CMC Vellore. He has been appointed as a Professor in the Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Department of Karunya University and is the Director of Medical Services of… 

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