Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP
Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP

Photo of US doctor Joseph Varon comforting elderly Covid-19 patient goes viral

  • Heart-warming photo shows Texas doctor embracing patient in hospital intensive care unit
  • Image was captured by Getty photographer and has gone viral around the world

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP
Dr Joseph Varon comforts the elderly patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at the United Memorial Medical Centre in Houston, Texas. Photo: AFP
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