US doctors to hold surgeries at Jordan University Hospital

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AMMAN — A US delegation representing medical experts discussed enhanced cooperation with the Jordan University Hospital (JUH), Ammon News reported.اضافة اعلان

Jamal Melhem, the hospital’s director-general, said the American delegation he hosted represented the Los Angeles-based Children’s Hospital, according to Ammon.

He added that the delegation sought to conduct surgeries for children with congenital heart defects in Jordan.

Melhem praised the delegation’s visit and its purpose. He said the meeting paved the way for exchanging expertise in the medical field. He stressed the importance of such visits, saying they boost JUH’s treatment, especially for children.

Two similar campaigns will kick off in Jordan this year to conduct surgeries for children who have heart diseases, including deformities and open heart, according to Dr. Iyad AL- Ammouri stated, a JUH pediatric consultant.

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