Joseph Theuri

Medical Director / Kenya

Dr. Theuri is the Medical Director of CURE Kenya. He joined CURE immediately after his medical internship in Kijabe in January 1998. He went through “on the job” training in corrective surgery for children with physical disabilities for 3 years. In 2000, he was sponsored by CURE to pursue a degree in orthopedics at Makerere University, Uganda, where he graduated in 2003. He is now a fellow of COSECSA. He went back to Kijabe and has been working there as an orthopedic surgeon ever since.

Dr. Theuri helped to start the Clubfoot Care for Kenya project in 2005. He is the current director of this program. He is also the current Medical Director of CURE Kenya. He is involved in leadership at the AIC Kijabe Local Church and is also a children’s Sunday School teacher at the same church. He and his wife Lillian have two sons, Daniel Macharia and David Mburu.