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Success! Nicodemus from Kenya raised $1,165 to fund knee surgery.

Nicodemus
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  • $1,165 raised, $0 to go
$1,165
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Nicodemus's treatment was fully funded on June 10, 2020.

Photo of Nicodemus post-operation

February 16, 2020

Nicodemus underwent knee surgery.

Nicodemus underwent successful surgery in November 2019. The treatment is of great help to him as he can walk well without difficulty after healing. He is able to do other activities like playing and as well continue with his studies without any hardship.

“I am happy that the surgery has been done, I can now see my life changing for the better. God bless those who facilitated the surgery.” Nicodemus told us.

Nicodemus underwent successful surgery in November 2019. The treatment is of great help to him as he can walk well without difficulty after ...

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October 29, 2019

Meet Nicodemus a 14 year-old boy. He is social and likes inventing new things. Nicodemus is the 4th born in a family of 5 children. He is class 8 candidate at Daystar Primary School in Athi River. The family hails from Athi River in Machakos County.

His mother is a vendor and widowed. She sells porridge and chapatis in the construction sites. His mother noticed a sudden change in his walking style last year. Nicodemus also complained of his knees knocking each other a situation which was giving him a rough time to walk and play with her friends at school. He currently feels pain as he walks as the left knee knock the right. He is currently using crutches to walk and his condition is worsening.

“I would love to walk like other people, I am not comfortable with walking using crutches and I would like to achieve my passion of becoming an engineer. Any kind of support will be highly appreciated.” Nicodemus informed us.

Meet Nicodemus a 14 year-old boy. He is social and likes inventing new things. Nicodemus is the 4th born in a family of 5 children. He is cl...

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Nicodemus's Timeline

  • October 29, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Nicodemus was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare, our medical partner in Kenya.

  • November 14, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Nicodemus received treatment at AIC Cure International Hospital. Medical partners often provide care to patients accepted by Watsi before those patients are fully funded, operating under the guarantee that the cost of care will be paid for by donors.

  • November 20, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Nicodemus's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • February 16, 2020
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Nicodemus's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • June 10, 2020
    FULLY FUNDED

    Nicodemus's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 33 donors

Treatment
Angular Deformity Correction
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $1,165 for Nicodemus's treatment
Hospital Fees
$242
Medical Staff
$313
Medication
$179
Supplies
$347
Labs
$37
Radiology
$47

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