BREAKING NEWS: First cataract surgeries performed March 9, 2015...(watch video)

Over a decade ago, Dr. Doug McCloy shared the dream of creating an Eye Surgery Centre that would honor the lifetime service of Dr. Paul Gamertsfelder through serving the vision needs of the people of Jamaica.


On March 9th, 2015, the Gamertsfelder Mission Center performed its first of many cataract surgeries and the dream had become a reality.  By the end of March, more than 170 eyes were operated upon including 142 cataract surgeries producing miraculous results.  Today, many more Jamaican people are able to function at a greater capacity in their day-to-day lives because of the vision and determination of the leaders, volunteers, and amazing surgeons and assistant staff that have so selflessly given. 

And the story has only begun...

142 Cataract Surgeries,  28 Glaucoma Procedures, 1 emergency surgery and Counting...