Misawa Air Base

Misawa Air Base
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nandie Merjilla, a 35th Surgical Operations Squadron orthopedics clinic technician, removes a cast from a patient’s leg at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Nov. 15, 2017. Orthopedics is a medical specialty unit that treats the musculoskeletal system, including joints, ligaments, muscles and nerves. Technicians treat patients in the clinic and act as physician assistants for orthopedic surgeons. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Xiomara M. Martinez)

35th Surgical Operations Squadron fixes the injured

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January 16, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Whether reconstructing a foot or knee, performing surgery, removing a cast or treating a spine disorder, 35th Surgical Operations Squadron orthopedic...
U.S. Air Force military working dog Ramos waits for a checkup at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Oct. 30, 2017. Routine checkups for MWDs ensure they are medically fit to fight. During a checkup, MWDs receive needed vaccinations, are examined for possible parasites and undergo a general wellness screening. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brittany A. Chase)

Army veterinarian provides care to Team Misawa

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January 17, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Only about 700 Army veterinarians are serving on active duty and in the reserve components in the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps, supporting missions around...
Dedicated uniformed and civilian personnel demonstrate their generosity each and every day with service to our country and by joining together to help people and communities in need through the Department of Defense Combined Federal Campaign-Overseas. The five overseas unified combatant commands pledge millions of dollars every year to ensure life-saving and life-enriching services benefitting millions of people. (Courtesy photo)

Team Misawa leads the way in Combined Federal Campaign donations

January 08, 2018
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The Combined Federal Campaign-Overseas (CFC-O) proudly recognizes the efforts generous men and women serving at Misawa for answering the call of duty to...
An Air Force C-17 cargo plane lands on the ice runway at the National Science Foundation’s McMurdo Station in Antarctica. The U.S. Department of Defense has provided logistical support to the NSF’s “Operation Deep Freeze” every year since 1955. The Air Force provides military transport, medical evacuation, search and rescue and other support to the program. (Courtesy photo)

For two Military Medical School Alumni, this assignment is 'Chill'

January 10, 2018
It’s not unusual for Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) graduates to have some cool assignments, but for two alumni, their current jobs take it to the...
Misawa Air Base
Colonel R. Scott Jobe
Command Chief MSgt. - CMSgt. Charles W. Frizzell
Vice Commander - Col. Paul D. Kirmis

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