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Dr Gary Parker
Meet Gary Parker the Chief Medical Officer/Maxillo Facial surgeon on the Mercy Ship
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HOW CAN YOU HELP MERCY SHIPS?
There is no doubt you will be moved by the incredible series that is Surgery Ship. Find out how to donate here.
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Surgery Ship Patient Baby Michel
This is just one of the many lucky patients to be treated on Africa Mercy, a floating hospital run by Mercy Ships giving aid to poverty stricken cities in Africa.
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Surgery Ship Patient Julien
Doctors and volunteers of Mercy Ship have changed Julien's life by treating a tumour protruding from his lower jaw. This is his story.
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A New Hope for Poverty Stricken Benin
Benin's dark past and bright future
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Floating Hospitals Treat Those Impacted by Rising Seas
In parts of Bangladesh, flooding makes it impossible to build permanent hospitals. But that doesn’t mean people can’t get healthcare.
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More than 70% of the world’s population cannot access essential surgery. For many, the hospital ship Africa Mercy is their last hope. On board, a crew of world class medical volunteers from Australia and across the globe face the biggest challenges of their lives, working to provide lifesaving surgery to those with nowhere else to turn.

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