Cleft to smile

Transforming Clefts into Smiles since 2002

Mission Smile is dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive  care to children born with Cleft and other facial deformities.

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Every 15 minutes one Child is born with a cleft in India

Cleft is a congenital deformity that affects over 35,000 children in India. Cleft not only impacts a child physiologically but also psychologically. Our comprehensive approach goes beyond surgery. Mission Smile has devoted itself to helping these children since 2002. Want to know about our journey.

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About MIssion Smile

Mission Smile

MISSION SMILE  is a Goverment registered and FCRA approved Medical Charitable Trust dedicated to providing free life changing cleft care and surgery for children and young adults born with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities.

Since our inception in 2002, we have screened more than 67,000 cleft-affected children and have performed more than 43,000 safe corrective surgeries in India. Mission Smile provides Comprehensive Cleft Care and Surgeries FREE of cost for patients in India.

Success Stories

Read the success stories of some of the smiles we have spread.

Dev Deka’s incredible story from cleft to smiles.

Dev Deka was born to a fisherman family. He rapidly lost his weight and he was given away to a new family who gave him new life. From nutritional intervention to gain weight and becoming fit enough for surgery to getting both his corrective surgery. Dev has been a fighter. Read his story. Our comprehensive approach helps the kids to recuperate from their condition through compassionate care.

Rikta is now a nurse ready to care for kids like her.

We first met Rikta at Bolpur in 2005 when she was six years old. Surgery not only heals the kids faces but also their spirit. From being a shy kid to a confident nurse Rikta has gone places. Read how the surgery transformed her life.

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Celebrate your birthday with smiles

This year dedicate your birthday to a child who needs corrective surgery. Make your special day more special by gifting a Smile.

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