Gallery: Omar Al Balkhim, surviving the wounds of Syria

Omar Al Balkhi, 29, was injured in a bomb blast in Daraa, Syria and treated at first in a field hospital. He was later transferred to the MSF War Trauma surgical project at Al Ramtha hospital in Jordan in order to undergo multiple surgeries.

In this slideshow series of photographs Al Balkhi speaks of the trauma of losing his leg, his struggle to recover from the injuries he sustained, and the physical and psychological help he is now receiving in Jordan.