DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (2014)

 

The purpose of Physicians for Peace is to educate and empower local providers of surgical care to alleviate suffering and transform lives in under-resourced communities around the world. The work below below highlighted their burn, prosthetics, orthotics and prenatal/postnatal care in the Dominican Republic. 

Client: Physicians for Peace


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Photography

 Manufacturing prosthetics at a Physicians for Peace sponsored clinic in The Dominican Republic.

Manufacturing prosthetics at a Physicians for Peace sponsored clinic in The Dominican Republic.

 Adjusting the fit of a prosthetic limb.

Adjusting the fit of a prosthetic limb.

 Fitting prosthetic legs on a patient. 

Fitting prosthetic legs on a patient. 

 A patient converses with two docters as his son looks on before attempting to walk on prothetic limbs for the first time. 

A patient converses with two docters as his son looks on before attempting to walk on prothetic limbs for the first time. 

 A double amputee successfully walks on this prothetics for the first time. 

A double amputee successfully walks on this prothetics for the first time. 

 A young woman's scars after she was hit by a live electrical power line. 

A young woman's scars after she was hit by a live electrical power line. 

 A patient is fitted for specialized clothing at a Physician's for Peace sponsored burn clinic in The Dominican Republic.

A patient is fitted for specialized clothing at a Physician's for Peace sponsored burn clinic in The Dominican Republic.

 A burn patient and her sister leave a burn clinic in The Dominican Republic. 

A burn patient and her sister leave a burn clinic in The Dominican Republic. 

 Young mothers during a Physician's for Peace mentoring and counseling session in The Dominican Republic. 

Young mothers during a Physician's for Peace mentoring and counseling session in The Dominican Republic. 

 Physician's for Peace Obstetricians with a newborn in The Dominican Republic.

Physician's for Peace Obstetricians with a newborn in The Dominican Republic.

 A mother and sick child at a Physician's for Peace sponsored clinic in The Dominican Republic.

A mother and sick child at a Physician's for Peace sponsored clinic in The Dominican Republic.

 A baby is monitored at a Physician's for Peace sponsored neonatal intensive-care unit in The Dominican Republic.

A baby is monitored at a Physician's for Peace sponsored neonatal intensive-care unit in The Dominican Republic.

 A baby's foot at a Physician's for Peace sponsored neonatal intensive-care unit in The Dominican Republic.

A baby's foot at a Physician's for Peace sponsored neonatal intensive-care unit in The Dominican Republic.

 A family in The Dominican Republic.

A family in The Dominican Republic.