The 10th Agartala Cleft Care Camp took place in the TMC Dr BRAM Teaching Hospital by Mission Smile from 5th- 11th September’ 2017.
Eventually, thirty-three children and young adults received life-changing surgery in this Camp. The team was led by the Guwahati Comprehensive Cleft Care Centre (GC4).
Patients for the Camp came from Dhalai, South Tripura, North Tripura, West Tripura, Gomati, Khowai, Sipahijala and Unakoti.
A team of 17 volunteers screened 52 cleft patients and provided surgeries to 33 of them. The team had Plastic Surgeons, Anaesthesiologists, Paediatrician, Nurses, Bio-medical technicians and Speech Therapists.
The Field Medical Director of the Camp was Dr Kamal Kumar Kayal. On the other hand, the Clinical coordinator was K Sharon, and the Camp coordinator was Bijan Majumdar. ONGC- Tripura Asset provided financial support to the Camp.