Rand Paul’s Pro Bono Eye Surgeries

Paducah, Ky. — Rand Paul switched gears today, swapping politics for medicine, and doing pro bono eye surgery on four people. I’ll have more details in a later piece, but I wanted to share some of the pictures of Dr. Paul operating today (he and two of his patients were kind enough to let me watch the surgeries).

Paul doing cataract surgery

Paul and Dr. Barbara Bowers perform Lasik on patient with cataracts

Paul, center, performs eye surgery

Paul removes the bandages from the patient after her eye surgery is complete.

A car parked in the lot of the doctor’s office where Paul did the pre-operation check-ups.

Katrina Trinko — Katrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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