2023-10-22

More than 5000 free cataract surgeries performed worldwide by GX Foundation!

The 5000th case of cataract surgery has been completed in the second cohort of the Djibouti project. This dock worker suffered traumatic cataract in his left eye because of an accident. After receiving surgery at the project site, he is very excited because he could see again finally.

Apart from Djibouti, GX is currently providing surgeries in Laos, Cambodia, Mauritania and Senegal. As of today, more than 5500 cases of cataract surgeries have been performed.