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Support Ukraine

The war in Ukraine is preventing front-line doctors from accessing medical equipment and supplies.

Our Approach is Targeted and Direct

Medical equipment is unavailable for purchase in Ukraine because of the war, so we have located suppliers in Europe and North America. We target our efforts to deliver equipment and supplies to the locations that need it most. The doctors will receive the equipment they need. To date, our contacts have made several successful deliveries from Edmonton and Calgary to front-line doctors.

We are fortunate to have larger organizations accepting donations. However, their logistics can be complex.

Our approach is direct. The needed equipment and supplies will go to verified contacts on the front-lines.

Medical Equipment and Supplies needed

Military physicians have put together a list of equipment that will help them stop bleeding, perform fast repairs and cauterizations, and prevent amputation. The doctors have requested the following:*

  • Universal electro-surgical coagulator with monopolar and bipolar settings unit, argon-plasma coagulation with ThermoStapler function.
  • Apparatus for Vacuum-Assisted Closure of Wounds – XLR8 Plus NPWT Pump.
  • Electro-surgical coagulator with monopolar and bipolar settings, argon-plasma coagulation – ES-VISION.
  • Single channel LigaSure generator – Covidien LigaSure Valleylab.
  • LigaSure Small Jaw Open Sealer/Divider

*To see official notarized request from Zhytomyr Military Hospital, please click:

About Us

Dr. Stas Pavlenko, DDS, his wife Kateryna, and his brother Dr. Eddie Pavlenko, DDS, were born and raised in Ukraine. They are heart broken watching their homeland being destroyed and fear for the safety of friends and family.

The current lack of medical equipment and supplies is causing the loss of lives and permanent disabilities. As health care professionals, they know how important immediate access to medical equipment and supplies is.

They are motivated to help. Through their Ukrainian colleagues, they have direct access to front-line doctors. Their goal is to deliver medical supplies to those who need it and minimize the loss of life.

One hundred percent of funds collected will go towards the purchase of medical equipment, supplies, and delivery. They will spend no money on overhead. Ukraine needs your help now.

Your Donation

Your donation is 100% guaranteed to reach those in need. Dr. Oleksandr Pavlenko, DDS, (Pavlenko family patriarch) is guaranteeing all deposits.

To make a donation, mail or drop off cash and cheques to:

Dr. Oleksandr Pavlenko
Att: Ukraine support
#202, 12904 50 Street
Edmonton, AB T5A 4L2
or send E-transfers to: helpukrainiansinwar22@gmail.com

Please make all cheques out to: Oleksandr Pavlenko

*we’re not an official registered donation organization. Unfortunately, we are not permitted to provide tax receipts. Thank you for your support.