Social Activity

With the help of the US based Aid Organization - Laura's World Fund and the local Community, Yordanos Hospital has been instrumental in the construction of three lab buildings for the oldest school in West Gojjam - Ras Bitwoded Mengesha Atikem School.

Yordanos Hospital again with the help of Laura's World Fund and the aid organization - Books for Africa has secured 22000 books, Computers, Printers and Copiers for the school.

As a continuation of the aid effort construction of a library will commence in a few weeks.

Yordanos Hospital is still proud to announce that it has involved Laura's World Fund in the feeding program of 80 poor students of the RBMAS which has been paying 12000 USD per year. This program is now in its third year. This year four of its students have gone to different universities in the country.

It is also worthwhile to mention that Dr. Ralph R. Wolf and Mrs Barbara Wolf; teachers and friends of Dr. Worku Mekonnen are funding the construction of labs and library in a capacity of 30000 USD per year.

Yordanos hospital wants to extend its appreciation to all stakeholders in the rehabilitation effort of our oldest school.

An NGO named as Progress for Education and Health Development Initiative has been established recently that is exclusively be working for the welfare of our school community.

In this month of September 2016 construction of Library abuilding has started .

Newly built Three Labratory building (front view)

Laura's World Fund

Newly built Three Labratory building (side view)

Dr. Worku Mekonnen returns home
After having spent a period of 6 months in Siriraj Hospital of the Mahidol University of Thailand in Bangkok, Dr. Worku is returning to Addis in the second week of December, 2017. Read More

Dr. Worku Mekonnen returns home
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From 16/01/18 to 21/01/18 Yordanos Hospital did three total knee joint and four total replacement
From 16/01/18 to 21/01/18 Yordanos Hospital did three total knee joint and four total replacement  Read More

News on December 28/2016
Our hospital is primarily dealing with the status and function of bones and joints. Clinical evaluation, conservative and surgical treatment of the bones and joints often involves or is extended to include the nerves and muscles which are responsible for their movements and the state of the bones themselves.
For the last 10 years our hospital has been doing a variety of orthopedicconditions of congenital and acquired physical problems like congenital anddevelopmental abnormalities, infection and inflammation, arthritis andrheumatic disorders, metabolic dysfunction and degeneration, tumors and lesionsthat mimic them, sensory disturbance and muscle weakness, injury and mechanicalderangement. Total and partial hip replacements have also been performed.
Currently we are proud to announce that our hospital hasstarted doing total knee replacement (TKR) for painful,degenerated and disabled knee joints. Obviously, thisadvancement of surgical techniques in Ethiopia will allow manyof the patients to stay in their country; reduce and savetheir surgical treatment; transportation and hotel costs and get their treatment and humble attention by their fellowEthiopians.
In addition many patients from neighboring Somalia, DjiboutiSouth Sudan and even Eritrea & Yemen have been using andcan use even more, of this opportunity to enjoy our facilityand service in getting advanced surgical treatments.
In conclusion, it is not hard to understand that ouradvancement in orthopedics, trauma, plastic surgery,maxillo-facial surgery; arthroscopic surgery; neurosurgicalpractices and finally hip and knee joints replacementsallows our country to save and gain lots of foreign currencies both from outgoing and incoming patients. Read More

News On October 4/2016
Dr Aron Adelved, who is an orthopedic surgeon, has come from     Norway on September 10, 2016.
        Dr Adelved is very much experienced in Total Hip Arthroplasty     and is engaged in sharing his enriched knowledge with us. He will be     staying for the next six weeks and god willing, we will be enjoying his     teachings and instructions in our practice of orthopedics and trauma.

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  Yordanos Hospital
  Tel. +251-115545726/27/28/29/30
  Fax: +251-115545732
  P.O.Box 21714/1000

  Addis Abeba

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