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Mr.Malik supervising Mastoid Surgery
Surgeon preparing Middle Ear Case
Ear Surgery - Mr Janjua (Birmingham) training ENT Surgeon from Karachi.

Major Ear Surgery Project –Civil Hospital Mirpurkhas, (Sindh): 2008 – 2016

In the last 9 years IMRA has sent Surgical team consisting of 4 – 5 U.K. ENT Surgeons and have done over 300 major ear surgery cases. IMRA has donated 5 Microscopes, Mastoid Drill, Anaesthetic Monitors, Diathermy Machines, Middle Ear surgery instruments and various other Surgical and Anaesthetic equipment worth totaling over £150,000 to ENT Department in Civil Hospital Mirpurkhas.


Ghurki Hospital Lahore/Sahiwal District Teaching Hospital

IMRA team had been approached by this Hospital Trust Management to deliver ENT services in this charitable facility. IMRA has donated over 750 Hearing Aids to be dispensed by an IMRA volunteer Audiologist to the poor patients. The total cost of this service and equipment is approx. £6000. IMRA has started Major Ear Surgery in this hospital in November 2015. IMRA team also operated in SAHIWAL in November 2013.


Dow University Hospital Karachi (DUH) 2011-2012

IMRA arranged an Audiologist and a Speech therapist from Karachi (DUH) to come to London in 2011 and gain training in Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation. These trainees spent about 6 months at Great Ormond Street Hospital, Royal National Ear, Nose, Throat Hospital, Northwick Park Hospital in London and Manchester Royal Infirmary.

Two ENT Surgeons from DUH, Karachi were also trained for 3 months at Great Ormond and Royal National ENT Hospital in 2012 to start the first free Cochlear Implant Programme for poor patients in Pakistan. IMRA spent £20,000 for the training of the above personnel.

IMRA donated 200 Hearing Aids to DUH Karachi as well as Nerve Monitoring Equipment costing approximately £6500.

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