Retinal Consultants of Arizona and Dr. Pravin Dugel donated to Project SENA (www.projectsena.org) to help a young man from Nepal return to the US to continue his studies after his father died in the April 25th earthquake. azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport From AZFamily.com Channel 3 Phoenix (http://www.azfamily.com/story/29835754/arizona-group-helps-nepal-teen-after-earthquake-tragedy?autostart=true) – An Arizona-based charity… Read More »
Dr. Pravin Dugel has been nominated for the USC Eye Institute Alumni Award. This award acknowledges Dr. Dugel’s leadership in teaching and training of USC Eye Institute residents and fellows and for his contributions to the ophthalmic profession and community. “I am deeply honored by this recognition and I am forever grateful to be associated with the USC… Read More »
Dr. Pravin Dugel Joins Sandy Moss on AZTV Morning Scramble to talk about his recent visit to Nepal to assist with relief efforts. If you would like to help, please donate to the USC/RCA Disaster Relief Fund – your donation goes directly to the Tilganga Eye Institute’s Rural Outreach program, which is delivering food, supplies… Read More »
An Arizona eye surgeon has traveled to his home country for years helping give sight to those who need it most but now he’s working to raise awareness and funds for the effort to help those impacted by a pair of massive earthquakes. story by: Chris Williams/NBC12 Dr. Pravin Dugel is a renown Arizona retina… Read More »
Ophthalmologists and other medical specialists are combining forces to help provide eye care and relief services in Nepal in the wake of major earthquakes that occurred there on April 25 and May 12. At least two funds have been set up to assist in relief efforts. The American Academy of Ophthalmology set up the Nepal… Read More »
azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport Dr. Pravin Dugel was invited to Channel 3’s Good Morning Arizona to discuss his visit to Nepal, what he experienced and how we can help.
PHOENIX – Phoenix Doctor Pravin Dugel was doing eye surgery in Nepal when a second major earthquake hit. “That didn’t do as much damage physically, but did a lot more damage mentally,” says Dugel. Today the doctor is seeing patients in his Phoenix office, but it’s hard to forget the images, even the smell. “There… Read More »
Quake doesn’t lessen noted surgeon’s passion to help Nepalese. In a photograph provided by Dr. Pravin Dugal, patients treated by members of his traveling group of physicians demonstrate the dramatic outcome of the cataract surgery they have received.