Smile Transformation from The Mission

Yusuf Mondal is the first baby boy of Mehrum Bibi and Alihim Mondal after two healthy girls aged 9 and 7 years. Yusuf was born in the hospital at a village near Haringhata where the couple stay. Alihim earns a more or less decent salary in the month but the monsoon season is painstaking for the family as work and pay, both are hampered by the rains and it takes some good efforts to make both ends meet. Yusuf’s mother Mehrum was quite disappointed when she saw her baby boy with cleft lip. Relatives and family members started speaking of[…]

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New Smiles for Sundargarh

  We are glad to announce that we have successfully completed Sundargarh Mission from 26th March 2016 to 30th March 2016 at Hi-Tech Medical College & Hospital in Rourkela. More than 31 needy children and adults have received free medical evaluation in our Sundargarh Mission. Out of 31 patients 19 children and adults were found fit for the surgery. They have been provided with the life changing transformational surgery for Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate and other facial deformities. Over 30 Medical and non Medical volunteers have travelled across the country to be a part of the mission. Their dedication and[…]

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Life becomes easier for Shobha & Lobha

Shobha Naik, 19 and Lobha Naik, 15, waited long years for their Smiles. Shobha and Lobha had started believing that they had to live with Cleft. They never realized that life could be better for them. Shobha and Lobha are siblings born with Cleft Palate deformity at Kurumkela village in Sundargarh district of Odissa. Shobha tried to go to school but schoolmates made fun of her due to the nasal sound. Cleft palate children often have nasal sound due to the missing palate.  Shobha could not even complete her primary schooling as she could no longer take the pain of[…]

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Volunteering helps to make a difference

Dr. Partha Sadhu, Plastic Surgeon, Volunteer, Mission Smile Dr. Partha Sadhu, renowned plastic surgeon and a credentialed plastic surgeon of Mission Smile is dedicated to make a difference to the lives of the needy Cleft children through voluntary service. Dr. Sadhu has been a devoted medical volunteer of Mission Smile since inception. Now, after years of his association with Mission Smile and volunteering for these needy children, Dr. Sadhu feels, “Volunteering helps me to make a difference, no matter how small, to the lives of these patients. It is not only about helping a single child; it’s about helping a family and of[…]

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Rupam gets back his speech

Rupam Das (3 year old) is the only child of his parents and his father, Samir Das is a daily wage earner. They live in a village named Shimulia in North 24 Paraganas. Though he is a 3 year old child, Rupam due to his Cleft Palate could not speak properly. His family was worried because Rupam found it difficult to have his food properly. Samir Das, took him to a hospital in Habra of West Bangal where the doctor suggested Cleft surgery for Rupam. But being a daily wage earner, he could not even think of affording surgery his child[…]

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