Future of Smiles: Durgapur Medical Mission
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-09-19

Patients and their families braved monsoon season to travel to the Future of Smiles medical mission to receive surgery from Operation Smile.

New Smiles in Malawi
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-08-29

'As someone affected by cleft first hand, this mission resonated very deeply with me'. Chris Williams, Operation Smile UK Fundraising Manager, recalls his recent medical mission to Malawi.

An Operation Smile First: Surgical Training Rotation in Madagascar
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-08-18

An international team of Operation Smile medical volunteers united to provide training to Malagasy health care professionals.

Achieving Safe, Effective and Timely Surgery
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-07-18

Operation Smile strives to provide surgery that's SET – safe, effective and timely – for cleft patients in resource-poor communities around the world.

Families +SocialGood: Dr. Ruben Ayala's Message of Healing and Hope
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-07-18

In the event hosted by the UN Foundation and Johnson & Johnson in London, our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Ruben Ayala, spoke about the importance of safe surgery.

Eradication in Honduras
FROM THE FIELD Posted 2017-05-16

Operation Smile Honduras announces eradication of the cleft backlog


“Every child that has a facial deformity is our responsibility. If we don’t take care of that child, there’s no guarantee that anyone else will.”

- Kathy Magee, Operation Smile Co-founder and President