Nastya and Zakhar sitting still, for once !

DCTOHC Has Full House This Summer

It has been a very busy summer for DCTOHC. Six children are currently in Boston for treatment, and a seventh, Ihor Lakatosh , returned to Ukraine on July 10th. The …


DCTOHC Welcomes Zakhar Fedkiv To Boston

Zakhar Fedkiv is a delightful 6 year-old boy from Mykolaiv, Ukraine. He lost his right arm in an electrical fire. He was first seen at DCTOHC’s outreach clinic in Lviv …


Ihor Lakatosh Has Returned!

Ihor Lakatosh returned for a second visit  to Boston on February 6th, accompanied by Svitlana Konar, his legal guardian. Ihor is making great progress, has had some surgeries and has …

Dima and Anya Kavun

Dima Kavun Is Back !

Three-year -old Dima Kavun and his mother Anya are back for their second  DCTOHC-sponsored round of treatment at Shriners Burn Institute Boston.  

DCTOHC Staff in OR

2013 Trip To Lviv

In September 2013, the DCTOHC team made its 4th annual journey to Lviv, Ukraine, for a 2-week clinic held jointly with local burn specialists.


Bogdan Melnyk

During our last Outreach Clinic in Lviv, Ukraine, which took place in September, 2012, we identified a number of children that needed to received treatment at Shriners Hospital for Burn Children in Boston.