Proud sponsors of David Barnes and Richard Dobson - a Paralympic Sailing NZ Team
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Follow a Patient's Procedure...

David Barnes's & Richard Dodson's Eye Surgery

We are very excited to be supporting Rick Dodson and David Barnes in their goal to compete in the Paralympic Sailing at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016. Eye Institute are getting behind these fantastic veteran sailors, who both suffer from multiple sclerosis, sponsoring their vision correction, to enable them to compete at their best.

Follow the process David and Richard followed when they received their sponsored treatment from Eye Institute in June 2013...

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The journey begins...

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David going through pre-operative tests

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Checking David's vision

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David getting the health of his eyes checked

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David's suitable for surgery!

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Rick having his vision checked

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Rick getting the health of his eyes checked

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Rick's suitable for surgery too!

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David in the 1st stages of his procedure

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David in surgery

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A surgeon's view

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All done – success!

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Rick starting his procedure

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Rick in surgery

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All done – success!

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All smiles after with Laser Theatre Nurse Ann

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David & Rick enjoying their new vision

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