Medical Mountaineers

Medical Mountaineers ; Delivering basic health care to the remote Himalayas.

Medical Mountaineers Medical Mountaineers Pasang Lhamu Sherpa, a record-breaking climber from northeastern Nepal. She and her husband, a physical therapist, began working with the Nomads Clinic in 2013. Photograph by Chiara Goia for The New Yorker Medical Mountaineers To get to Saldang is simple, if not exactly easy. You walk. The nearest airport, many days away by foot, is a …