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Paradise Taveuni

Paradise Taveuni Dental/Eye/Medical Mission 2022

This mission consists of a full dental operatory of general dentists who will work with our Aseptico units at a field operatory at Paradise Taveuni. The team of general medical specialists will travel daily  to several rural island villages providing general medical care and surgical screening.

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Paradise Taveuni Dental/Eye/Medical Mission 2022

Time & Location

May 12, 7:00 PM – May 21, 11:00 PM

Paradise Taveuni, Taveuni Island, Fiji

About the event

Paradise Taveuni Dental/Medical Mission.   2022

We will be Hosted by Paradise Taveuni Resort. This mission consists of a full dental operatory of general dentists who will work with our Aseptico units at a field operatory at Paradise Taveuni, complete with autoclaving capability. All of the dental supplies are provided by the foundation.

We currently need:

The team of general medical specialists will travel daily  to several rural island villages for the purpose of providing general medical care as well as screening patients as surgical candidates at the Taveuni Hospital in the following weeks. Our optometric teams, using rudimentary equipment, provide primary eye care including assessing for eye pathology, providing treatment of eye disease when possible, referring for cataract and other eye surgeries when indicated, and providing reading glasses and protective sunglasses.

$3350.00 USD per person.  Includes:

  • round trip air, LAX to Taveuni, Fiji, inclusive of all taxes and surcharges, economy class
  • internal land and boat transfers
  • accommodation at Paradise Resort Taveuni and three meals daily
  • all applicable temporary medical and dental licenses
  • transport while in Fiji

Not included: diving, snorkeling and gift shop items

Initial, non-refundable payment of $1800.00 is due by November 1, 2020. Final payment of $1550.00 is due by February 1, 2021. To make payment by cc, call Linda Kwasny at 858-414-9891 with cc details. Or, a check, payable to Loloma Foundation can be mailed to PO Box 2764, Del Mar, California 92014. Trip cancellation information is available for purchase on the airline application form which will be sent once you are placed on your volunteer week.

We recommend the purchase of trip cancellation insurance.  You can go online to www.travelguard.com for information.

You can check out the resort at www.paradiseinfiji.com/

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Vinaka!

Linda Kwasny

Project coordinator for the Loloma Foundation

Lkwasny@Lolomafoundation.org

858-414-9891

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