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International patient tries out new legs after life changing surgery at Tampa Shriners Hospital

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Qais shows off his prosthetic legOne year ago, Qais came to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Tampa to lose a leg, and he couldn't have been happier about it. The teen from Palestine is showing off his new leg before he returns home. He can't wait to show his parents how well he can walk, thanks to the care he received at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Tampa.

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Qais with the chief of staff.


Pictured (top right): Qais shows off his new prosthetic leg created by Pediatric Orthotic and Prosthetic Services – Southeast, LLC, at the Tampa Shriners Hospital; (above): Qais and Chief of Staff Maureen Maciel, M.D. Dr. Maciel performed Qais' life-changing surgeries.