Monthly Archives: May 2010

Hospital Tour

We arrived at 7:30 a.m. and wound our way through customs. Our xylocaine was held up in customs; there is hope we will get it back in the next 24 hours. After lunch we toured the hospital. Tomorrow patients will wait in … Continue reading

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Packing

Since one of my checked bags went to the group medical supplies, my challenge was limiting myself to 50 pounds checked and one carry on. For working, scrubs and clogs for the OR, stethoscope, and the tiny portable otoscope for … Continue reading

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El Salvador May 2010

Dear Parents and Patients, I will be away from the office, but not pediatrics, this month while I travel to El Salvador to work with Rotoplast, a volunteer organization in San Francisco. Rotoplast travels the world on their mission to … Continue reading

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