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Photos from Costa Rica

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica –  Putting up Spanish and English "Do Not Enter" tape, Lt. Col. Erich Murrell, the 30th Medical Support Squadron commander, cordons off an area of a local school here May 19. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – Lt. Col. Erich Murrell, the 30th Medical Support Squadron commander, cordons off an area of a local school here May 19. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing contributed to a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians to provide medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – Preparing to see their first patient of the day, Staff Sgt. Edward Post, a 30th Medical Operations Squadron dental assistant journeyman, and Lt. Col. Guy Delgadillo, the 30th MDOS dental flight commander, sterilize dental instruments May 20. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – Preparing to see their first patient of the day, Staff Sgt. Edward Post, a 30th Medical Operations Squadron dental assistant journeyman, and Lt. Col. Guy Delgadillo, the 30th MDOS dental flight commander, sterilize dental instruments May 20. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

SANTA ROSA, Costa Rica – Local children here flex for the camera to show they are strong and healthy. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

SANTA ROSA, Costa Rica – Local children here flex for the camera to show they are strong and healthy. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – A young girl, local to the area here, waits to be seen by the pediatricians May 20. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – A young girl, local to the area here, waits to be seen by the pediatricians May 20. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

SANTA ROSA, Costa Rica – A line of people from the local area here wait to be seen for medical treatment May 24. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

SANTA ROSA, Costa Rica – A line of people from the local area here wait to be seen for medical treatment May 24. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – Explaining he needs to cover his right eye, Senior Airman Maricella Estrada-Sarabia, a 30th Medical Operations Squadron aerospace medical services journeyman, assists a local resident here during a vision test May 19.  Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)

NORTHERN PROVINCE OF ALAJUELA, Costa Rica – Explaining he needs to cover his right eye, Senior Airman Maricella Estrada-Sarabia, a 30th Medical Operations Squadron aerospace medical services journeyman, assists a local resident here during a vision test May 19. Medical personnel from the 30th Space Wing deployed to Costa Rica May 16 - 30 as part of a humanitarian effort with local Costa Rican physicians. Medical specialists from both countries provided medical care to residents who are rarely seen by physicians due to living in isolated areas.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Steve Bauer)