U.S. Troops Provide Medical Assistance During New Horizon 2013 in Belize

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Capt. Jamie Andrews consults with a patient during a readiness training exercise for surgeries as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 23, 2013. Andrews, a resident physician, is assigned to Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. U.S. Southern Command sponsored the humanitarian exercises, deploying U.S. military engineers, veterinarians, medics and other professions to Central and South American nations. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley
  • U.S. Army Capt. Jamie Andrews uses an otoscope to examine a patient's eardrum during a training exercise as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 23, 2013. Andrews, a resident physician, is assigned to Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Brent Feldt performs a septoplasty, a corrective surgery on nasal cavities, on a Belizean man during a training exercise as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 23, 2013. Feldt, an ear, nose and throat resident, is assigned to San Antonio Military Medical Center on Fort Sam Houston, Texas. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley
  • U.S. Air Force Capt. Meghan Lehr adjusts a patient's ventilator during a training exercise as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 24, 2013. Lehr, an anesthesiologist, is assigned to Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley
  • U.S. Army Maj. Fred Grois adjusts a patient's ventilator during a training exercise as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 24, 2013. Grois, an anesthesia resident, is assigned to San Antonio Military Medical Center on Fort Sam Houston, Texas. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley
  • U.S. Air Force Capt. Quintin Hecht, left, adjusts the fit of a hearing aid for a patient during a training exercise as part of New Horizons 2013 at Western Regional Hospital in Belmopan, Belize, April 24, 2013. Hecht, an audiologist, is assigned to the 59th Surgical Specialties Squadron on Joint-Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Tony Tolley