Success! Sok Heng from Cambodia raised $572 to fund a special nerve and tendon surgery so she can use her hand more easily.

Sok Heng
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Sok Heng's treatment was fully funded on December 26, 2023.
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November 2, 2023

Photo of Sok Heng post-operation

January 11, 2024

Sok Heng underwent a special nerve and tendon surgery so she can use her hand more easily.

Sok Heng and her family traveled to visit our medical partner, Children's Surgical Centre (CSC), on the advice of their local clinic, where ...

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Sok Heng's Timeline

  • November 2, 2023

    Sok Heng was submitted by Menglong Sok, Manager, Administration at Children's Surgical Centre.

  • November 2, 2023

    Sok Heng received treatment at Kien Khleang National Rehabilitation Centre in Cambodia. 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 8, 2023

    Sok Heng's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 26, 2023

    Sok Heng's treatment was fully funded.

  • January 11, 2024

    Sok Heng's treatment was successful. Read the update.

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