This story blew me away. Dr. Venkataswamy was an amazing eye surgeon that literally changed the world for the better. I don’t want to spoil the fantastic read this link is- but I will share with you that due to his efforts, his clinic Aravind has trained 15% of all the ophthalmologists in India, makes 7% of all the IOL’s (Intro-Ocular Lenses) in the world, his work has touched 40% of eyecare in the developing world today and with his own two hands has given eyesight to 100,000 people. If you do anything at all today, please take five minutes to read this article.
December 8, 2011