U.S. Air Force Doctor Provides Eye Exams to Afghan Patients at Hospitals on Bagram Airfield

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer uses his hands to check the depth of field in a 6-year-old Afghan girl's eyes in the Craig Joint Theater Hospital's ophthalmology clinic on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 6, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. He recently completed a surgery on her right eye to correct a cataract. She had been unable to see and relied on her father to carry her. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer, right, examines the eyes of a 6-year-old Afghan patient in the Craig Joint Theater Hospital's ophthalmology clinic on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 6, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer and U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chellbie Gonzales conduct an ultrasound on the left eye of a 12-month-old boy in the Korean Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 7, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, and Gonzales, a technician, are assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer and U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chellbie Gonzales conduct an ultrasound on the left eye of a 12-month-old boy in the Korean Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 7, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, and Gonzales, a technician, are assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer explains application directions for medicine to a 12-month-old boy's mother in the Korean hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 7, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer, left, administers an eye exam to an Afghan patient at the Korean Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 10, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer, right, informs an interpreter and Afghan patient about her eye condition at the Korean Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 10, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade
  • U.S. Air Force Maj. Marcus Neuffer administers an eye exam to an Afghan patient at the Korean hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 10, 2013. Neuffer, a ophthalmologist, is assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade