“Since I got the limb my outer appearance improved, people don’t recognize I have an amputated hand.”
A Qatar-funded hospital in Gaza is providing high-tech bionic limbs to Palestinian amputees in the coastal enclave, where a number of locals lost appendages during periods of conflict with Israel.
The Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani Hospital for Rehabilitation and Prosthetics has provided care for hundreds of amputees in the area since its inauguration back in 2019, but in March, the healthcare facility introduced a new program offering “smart” prosthetic limbs to patients.
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