Yearly expected new RB


New RB cases welcomed in 2022

28 + 14 =42

RB teams in the Country Accra: 1

Kumasi: 1

Tamale : 1


Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (accredited for ocularist training)

Konfo Anokye Teaching Hospital

Tamale Teaching Hospital

Available treatment modalities Intravenous chemotherapy Yes and Yes
Enucleation Yes and Yes
Eye salvage Yes and No
Intra-arterial chemotherapy Yes (private practice hospital) and No
Teams members Ophthalmologists trained on RB -    Vera Essuman

-    Dziffa-Bella Ofori-Adjei

-    Doreen Frempong

-    Gilbert Batieka Bonsaana

Ocular prosthetists -    Evelyn Kyereh
Paediatric oncologists -    Lorna Renner

-    Vivian Paintsil

Pathologists -     Afua Abraham

-    Akosua Omenaa Boateng

Equipment available and functional Laser Diode + Helmet 1
Operating microscope + Adapter 0
Fundus Camera 0
Cryo machine 1
Surgical box (enucleation) 0
Indirect ophthalmoscope 1
Ocular prosthesis + consumables 1 (services already existed) (Training center)
RB early diagnosis activities Ocular primary healthcare No
Childhood primary healthcare Yes
General population No
RB Genetics Laboratory : non available No