Lodi optometrist Kathryn Beckman explores Guatemala, treats locals
Lodi native Dr. Kathy Beckman, left, helps a young Guatemalan girl see clearly for the first time on a recent trip to the Central American country. (Courtesy photo)
Posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2009 10:00 pm
Cue the theme music to "Indiana Jones."
Lodi's adventurous Dr. Kathryn Beckman has just returned from
the lush landscapes of Guatemala, exploring Mayan temples, cruising
down zip lines, sidestepping raging lava and - the whole reason for
the trip - providing glasses and cataract surgery for
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 10:00 pm.