Dr. Groetken Quoted in New Scientist Magazine

During her recent trip to Haiti Dr. Groetken was able to work with a team of inventors that were along on the trip. The inventors, a start up called Smart Vision Labs from New York, are developing a low cost device that will help spot vision problems during an eye...

Day 6 – Mission Trip Challenges

Day Six ( From Dr. Groetken) We arrived in down town Cap Haitian and we unloaded. This day we met the smallest working conditions we have had yet. Unbelievable! It was difficult not to say, “how and the heck are we going to get all 500+ people, who were waiting...
Eye Care Mission Trip to Haiti Day 5

Eye Care Mission Trip to Haiti Day 5

Day Five ( from Dr. Groetken) Once again we loaded up the minivan with 17 people. Some said the ” sardine effect” decreased the motion sickness. Good thing, because, Today was a bumpy ride! We scraped the bottom of the van driving on the bumpy gravel road...
Day 4 (Part 2)

Day 4 (Part 2)

From Doc Groetken The day was busy and similar to the others, Kara and I were the Wonder Twins in the refraction station. The amount of patients we see continues to grow and it is a challenge to see them all.  We will get some updated numbers for the next day.  The...