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A Faded Memory Becomes This Family’s Second Chance
Jonathan and Yaniris were filled with anticipation to meet their son. But that excitement quickly transformed into panic after they saw Jose Luis’ cleft lip.
Persevering Through Uncertainty, Tragedy and the Unexpected
VIDEO: While attempting to navigate through the challenges of the pandemic, Valeria once again faced the unexpected. Her daughter, Lilia, was born with a cleft lip.
Scenes of Hope and Healing: Kigali Resident Training Program
To help alleviate needless suffering, we're aiming to increase the number of board-certified reconstructive plastic surgeons available to serve Rwanda's population by 2022.
Amid Crisis, Healing
Pedro's family fled the crisis in Venezuela with hopes of a better life and cleft surgery in Colombia.
The Life He Always Deserved Began After 18 Years
Since receiving cleft surgery, Samuel’s happiness and fulfillment stems from his friends, his job and how people treat him – a sharp contrast from how he spent his childhood.
Voices From the Front Line: Q&A with Dentist Dr. Dane Hoang
In celebration of Dental Hygiene Month, this pediatric dentist and longtime volunteer shares how she found the strength to continue caring for her patients amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Celebrating Global Handwashing Day: Q&A with Nutrition Consultant Emily LaRose
Our nutrition consultant shares how simple hygiene and sanitation practices, such as handwashing, can be life-saving for the families and patients we serve.
Action Inspired by Impact: Q&A with Katie Cole
A former patient of Dr. Bill Magee embodies her gratitude through service to children like herself and families affected by cleft conditions.
Celebrating World Smile Day 2021
Today is World Smile Day, but we've been celebrating the stories and smiles of our patients all week long.
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