Located in Ghana, West Africa, the FOCOS Hospital is one of the only full-service specialty facilities in Africa.
Built in 2012 in the capital city of Accra, Ghana, the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital is an ultra-modern 50 bed specialty facility providing services to adult and pediatric patients in need of orthopedic care. Specializing in complex spine and joint replacement surgeries, the FOCOS Hospital is fully accredited to operate both inpatient and outpatient departments.
A local staff of more than 175 medical and administrative professionals are supported by an international team of more than 250 volunteers. Volunteers, mostly surgeons, nurses, and physical therapists, provide in-service training and educational services to staff and other local professionals. The goal is to train and develop local professionals to sustain the FOCOS mission for years to come.
In July 2014, the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital became an official international affiliate of the renowned Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City.
To date, the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital has treated more than 40,000 adult and pediatric patients. This includes more than 1,500 successful complex spine and joint procedures.
In 2015, volunteers and staff at the FOCOS Hospital treated more than 4,000 patients and completed just over 300 life-changing surgeries.
Patients at the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital hail from more than 25 countries throughout the world and continue to diversify as we build an international presence. While the majority of the patients we treat hail from Ghana and Ethiopia, other patient origins include Europe, Asia, the Caribbean and other parts of Africa.
In 2015, FOCOS completed 445 spine and joint replacement surgeries and treated over 6,300 patients. This is a significant increase from prior years.
The FOCOS Hospital is open to the public and is now taking referrals for spine and joint surgery. For all patient inquiries, please contact the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital directly at +233 0302-215-900/901 or email@example.com
Getting to the FOCOS Hospital is easy. We are located in the Pantang section of the capital city of Accra, Ghana, West Africa.