Medical

The medical teams consist of general practitioners, nurses and physiotherapists who work in rural village locations in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. They work alongside local village doctors or nurses where possible to share knowledge and skills.

The medical team conducts general clinics and sees and treats a range of conditions. The most common presenting conditions, which not all are treatable in the village situation, include:

  • Gastro intestinal tract complaints

  • Weakness and dizziness

  • Cough and respiratory problems

  • Cardiac conditions

  • Gynaecological issues

  • Incurable chronic conditions

  • Ear, nose and throat complaints

  • Eye disease

  • Skin disorders

  • Diabetes

  • Hypertension

  • A range of psychosocial complaints

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General practitioners

Medical nurses

Paediatrician