The power of a mother’s determination

May 14, 2017 By Team Smile Train India | 0 comments

When Dinesh was born, his parents knew he would always be different from other children. Dinesh was born with a severe cleft lip and palate. Worried about the stigma and social isolation the family would have to face, Dinesh’s father, … Continue reading

Nurse. Caregiver. Smile Angel

May 11, 2017 By Team Smile Train India | 4 Comments

Nurses are at the core of the care we provide to children born with clefts at Smile Train partner hospitals. They not only assist the surgeons but also give warmth and comfort to the patients and their families. We call … Continue reading

New office, new beginnings

April 20, 2017 By admin | 0 comments

April was one of the most exciting months for the entire Smile Train team in India. We moved into our new office- a cosy office complex in South Delhi. The inauguration, held on April 15, was a small, personal event … Continue reading

Spreading smiles in Bangladesh

March 28, 2017 By Dr. Md Ayub Ali | 0 comments

We recently got an opportunity to attend the International Cleft Congress held in Mahabalipuram, where we were provided with a platform to interact with other renowned surgeons as well as exchange ideas and best practices. It is impossible for me … Continue reading

Of Smiles and Selfies

March 23, 2017 By Anjali Katoch | 0 comments

Picture this! A confident, teenaged boy walked up to the CEO of an organization, beamed a dazzling smile and asked for a selfie – pretty impressive, yes? The boy is Raman, an 18 year old studying in Class 11. Raman … Continue reading