MEDICAL MISSION 2017                                        

 Jan. 29 - Feb. 3 in Lucena, Philippines. In just six days, our surgeons performed a total of 61 surgeries: 54 Patients, 24 Cleft Lips, 25 Cleft Palates, 6 Combination Cleft Lip and Palates; 79 Pre-surgical oral exams were performed leading to 15 teeth extracted with two patients evaluated for potential Obturators; 11 children were sponsored to attend school; three elementary school visits were organized and more than 1,000 children were provided with dental education. Each child received a toothbrush, tooth paste, and a toothbrushing/oral hygiene pamphlet.