1 Jul 2019

Pacific beginning to see importance of eye care

From , 5:05 am on 1 July 2019

Pacific eye care specialists are under strain, with a heavy workload, large areas to cover and often minimal resources.

There's also a glaring shortage of them across the region.

However there is hope on the horizon with a number of countries recently getting their first Ophthamalogists or eye doctors and reinforcements imminent.

Koro Vaka'uta reports.

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Photo: Fred Hollows Foundation NZ