MOH – Gaza: German orthopaedics delegation conducts qualitative surgeries with the participation of local staff at EGH

The German pediatric orthopaedics delegation conducted qualitative operations with the participation of the local team in EGH, headed by Dr Mark Sinclair, orthopaedic pediatric consultant, in cooperation with the Palestine Children’s Relief Society (PCRF).

Consultant and head of the Department of Orthopedics Dr Jamal Abu Hilal said: “The local medical staff has prepared lists of patients for examination, inclouding preparing nine cases related to artificial limbs.

Dr. Abu Hilal explained, the majority of cases are complex and require high skills, adding:
”The delegation has been visiting the sector’s hospitals twice a year for a decade, which has benefited our local staff greatly by developing their skills.”

Meanwhile, Dr Mark Sinclair said: “It is vital to come here to build a public opinion around Gaza, to stress that Gaza is not alone and that there are those who want to help the children of Palestine.”

” We always find great cooperation from the local staff, to whom we express our sincere thanks to the hospital administration and the Palestine Children’s Relief Foundation”, Dr Sinclair added.