Stories about: Patan Hospital

Children's radiologist works with Nepal hospital


George Taylor, MD
George Taylor, MD

 George Taylor, MD, a Children’s Hospital radiologist, recently traveled 7,385 miles from Boston to Kathmandu, to teach and consult with the newly revamped radiology department at Patan Hospital, a city hospital taking care of poor and indigent families from across Nepal.
Taylor, who was accompanied by his daughter, Kate, a third- year pediatric resident at Children’s, as well as Dr. Nancy Barnett, a close friend and pediatric dermatologist, says the trip left him feeling inspired by the dedication of the doctors at Patan Hospital. “We saw them take care of very sick children with compassion and a great deal of clinical judgment in an environment where resources were very limited,” he says.

Read Full Story