July 2005 - Clinic Founded

Clinic Photos - January 2017

posted Feb 12, 2017, 6:55 PM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Feb 13, 2017, 4:24 AM ]

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Sr. Dr. Innamma Honored

posted Jan 18, 2016, 12:00 PM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Jan 18, 2016, 12:22 PM ]

The St. John's Medical College Alumni Association has named Sr. Innamma the recipient of the 2015 Sr. Dr. Mary Glowrey Award.

'For dedicated service to the under-served and needy in the spirit of Christ and in keeping with the mission of the college".

Sr. Dr. Mary Glowery was an Australian woman who served the needy in India in the early 20th century. In 2013 Sr Glowery began the canonization process, and was described as:  "Gifted medical doctor and religious sister, Australian-born Mary Glowrey, JMJ will be  declared a Servant of God"

The Nelson-Curnyn Free Eye Clinic is proud to partner with Dr. Sr. Innamma, and congratulates her on her well deserved honor.

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Letter from Sr. Innamma

posted Dec 12, 2014, 7:06 AM by Chuck Calamari

Attached is a recent letter from the clinic with current clinic accomplishments and needs.

Eye Clinic Welcomes Dr. Kim Curnyn in October 2011

posted Sep 5, 2011, 3:22 PM by Chuck Calamari

The clinic is happy to hear that Dr. Kim Curnyn will be visiting this October to visit and see patients. We look forward to seeing her this fall.

New Operating Theatre

posted Sep 5, 2011, 3:12 PM by Chuck Calamari

The clinic is pleased to announce construction of a new operating theatre, and recently purchased operating microscope to support the clinic doctors. Dr. Nelson looks forward to seeing it in action this December during his next visit.

EyeWorld Article

posted Feb 3, 2011, 9:01 AM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Feb 3, 2011, 9:03 AM ]

January 2010 - The clinic received some press at

New Website Under Construction

posted Feb 3, 2011, 8:40 AM by Chuck Calamari

February 2011 - Website renovations are taking place with the goal of regular updates, and more information for potential donors!

Dr. Nelson visits with technician Mary

posted Feb 2, 2011, 4:51 PM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Feb 2, 2011, 4:54 PM ]

January 2011 - Mary P. joined Dr. Nelson for a few days, the trained technician assisted in many surgeries and did a wonderful job of blogging her days at the Clinic

Dr. Nelson Visits

posted Feb 2, 2011, 4:50 PM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Feb 2, 2011, 4:51 PM ]

August 2009 - Dr. Nelson visits for several days, bringing some new equipment. 

The Clinic is Open!

posted Feb 2, 2011, 4:48 PM by Chuck Calamari   [ updated Feb 2, 2011, 4:49 PM ]

July 4th 2005 - The Nelson Curnyn Free Eye Clinic now open.

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