Tripler Army Medical Center ENTs Complete Humanitarian Mission
Photo Credit: Courtesy Photo
Lt. Col. (Dr.) Philip Littlefield scoping a woman with complaints of throat pain and difficulty swallowing. A team of Tripler Army Medical Center Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) physicians and Department of the Army Civilians recently completed a humanitarian mission to the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) where 407 outpatient visits and 234 audiologic evaluations were provided to a population in need of care that was not affordable or accessible to those living in the region. ENT team members included otolaryngologists Lt. Col. Littlefield and Capt. (Dr.) Kelly L. Groom, in addition to Department of the Army Civilians (DAC), Audiologist Dr. Denby Fukuda, and Physician Assistant Jeffrey M. Robin.
Page last updated Mon August 19th, 2013 at 00:00