Fiji Time: 12:24 AM on Tuesday 23 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Free plastic surgeries training for Health Ministry staff

Monday, June 19, 2017

Update: 2:34PM A TEAM from Interplast Australia and New Zealand will visit the Lautoka Hospital to conduct a series of free plastic and reconstructive surgeries and training for local Health Ministry staff.

The team will be led by Dr Craig MacKinnon and will include two anaesthetists and two nurses.

The Interplast medical team will conduct a consultation clinic on Sunday July 2 at 8:30am in the outpatient's clinic at the Lautoka Hospital.

Plastic and reconstructive surgery will be performed at Lautoka Hospital from July 3 to 7.

Patients with conditions including cleft lip and palate, scarring from burns, hand injuries and tumours are urged to contact the surgical unit at the Lautoka Hospital for an appointment.

The program will be funded by the Rotary Global Grants through Rotary Club of Henderson, Auckland New Zealand (Rotary District 9920).

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62690.6079
JPY 56.156653.1566
GBP 0.36040.3524
EUR 0.40930.3973
NZD 0.69660.6636
AUD 0.63100.6060
USD 0.50390.4869



Exchange Rate updated on 22nd, January, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. The Iron Lady
  2. Mother, 100, seeks assistance for daughter, 50
  3. Misfortune a day after wedding
  4. Couple ready to work
  5. ATS workers prepare for return to work, describe 'eye-opener'
  6. Classes under sheds
  7. 7s new find
  8. Darshika's story
  9. Police eyes in skies
  10. Man, 42, dies at sea

Top Stories this Week

  1. Trip turns tragic Thursday (18 Jan)
  2. Mela beats the odds Thursday (18 Jan)
  3. Tube ride to school Thursday (18 Jan)
  4. Nadi man dies in crash Wednesday (17 Jan)
  5. Patient info leaked Friday (19 Jan)
  6. The Iron Lady Monday (22 Jan)
  7. ATS Impasse: Tribunal orders return of all workers in 48 hours Saturday (20 Jan)
  8. Rasta's 'star' loves Fijian hospitality Saturday (20 Jan)
  9. Do the right thing and resign: Biman Sunday (21 Jan)
  10. Serevi, Ryan believe Tuwai can deliver Saturday (20 Jan)