The Guerrero Clinic provides eye, dental and other medical care to the indigent people within the state of Chihuahua and other parts of Mexico.
We serve multiple populations including Mexican, Mennonite, and Tarahumara Indians.
We provide volunteer opportunities for medical and non-medical people, adults, students (high school age and up) and families. It is a great experience for parent/child or grandparent/child to share.
While this is a Rotary clinic, volunteers participate from other service organizations such as Lions clubs, health care organizations and the general public.
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Accommodations - Family run motel 2 miles from clinic on the edge of an apple orchard.
Another Successful Clinic !!
We finished our Fall 2022 Eye / Dental clinic. We had an amazing group of American and Mexican volunteers.
We performed 282 cataract surgeries. 118 pair of glasses were made. Over 350 additional patients received refraction examinations.
Our patient stories are heart warming.
A 21 yr old woman came to our clinic. She was just about completely deaf and a health issue caused early catacts and complete blindness. We successfully removed a catact in one eye and restored both vision and hope. She will return to have the other eye fixed at a future clinic. Her transformation from hopelessness to excitement was instantaneous following her post op exam.
The moments and stories are endless.
Peoples lives are changed at the clinic - both our patients' lives and our volunteers' lives.
We continue to help those who need help and have no means to help themselves.
Thinking about coming to a clinic in the next 18 months?
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Letting us know that you are interested helps us plan but does not commit you
Spring: 2023 Monday March 27 thru
Sunday April 2nd.
Click "2023 Spring Clinic" for info and the Application.
We are looking for American volunteers for the following roles.
- Ophthalmologists (1-3, experienced with dense cataracts)
- Scrub techs (1-3)
- Circulators (1-2)
- Opticians (1-3)
- Dentists (1-3)
- Translators (5) (English/Spanish, English/German)
- Volunteers for pre/post op (4)
- Volunteers for other roles (5)
- Construction (2)
Cost to volunteer is $385 plus the cost of airfare. The volunteer fee includes ground transportation in Mexico, shared lodging in Mexico, just about all of your meals, AND the T-shirt.
Because of space limitations. Do not purchase airfare without the approval of either Robert Yudkin or Walter Branson.
To Volunteer or with questions, contact
Robert Yudkin 214-213-6808 Robert@GuerreroClinic.org or
Walter Branson 979-236-1970 Walter@GuerreroClinic.org