Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

 

I was born and brought up in Varanasi. After my post-graduation, I pursued a professional degree in...

Since I was a child playing on the streets of Kuttanellur, I dreamt of becoming a nurse. Though...

I always knew I wanted to be a doctor, and as my medical education progressed, I found my true love...

I was brought up in Guwahati, and it was here that I studied to be a plastic surgeon. I saw several...

Clefts are a sensitive issue in a country like India. Many patients are unable to afford the surgery...

It’s my mission to make sure that every cleft patient who comes to me leaves with their speech as...

I was brought up in Mumbai, and studied to be a doctor at Lokmanya Tilak Hospital. Towards the end...

Twenty one years ago, I was born with a cleft lip. My parents were shocked, since they didn’t know...

While working on a project, I learnt about children with clefts and the hardships they face while...