Eyes For Sumba
The Sumba Eye Program Team
Andrew Thomas Liz Vidor Rowena Beckenham Andrew is a former OA (S.A) President -now OAA is known as OA ,Optometry Australia – in Private Practice in SA and always possessed an interest in helping those less fortunate joining the team for the August 2015 visit.
(RN) Alison Plain OAM – Chief Ophthalmic Nurse
The Sumba Team Of Eye Care Nurses
Janet Ellis Anne Lewis Fiona Lewis Steph Korin – RACS global health administrator
The Sumba Foundation
Some of the challenges that the team encounters and is endeavouring to rectify.
Conjunctival cysts, inoperable traumatic corneal scaring, bilateral blindness (vitamin A definciency) cataracts and pterygium are some of the major cases that confront the team.