Pacific Clinical Research Foundation aka Smiles International Foundation
Rating: 5 stars 5 reviews
Issues: Mental Health, Health, Philanthropy
Location: 7668 El Camino Real #104-502 Carlsbad CA 92009 USA
Results: Numberous Cleft surgical clinics have provided hundreds of children with free dental and facial surgical restoration. A new clinic in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico has been added to our ever-growing-group of ongoing cinics.
Target demographics: Facially deformed children and young adults without financial means of surgical and dental assistance in developing nations. Also helping hospitals cleto gain clean water processing and procurement.
Direct beneficiaries per year: Several hundred persons
Geographic areas served: Mexico, Central America, India, Ukraine, Africa
Programs: Major operating programs, size and benficiaries include the following:1.Location and provision of underpriviledged children's Cranio-Facial Deformity Surgical Corrections and associated needs as well as affilitated orphanage needs within the regions of Mexico ,Costa Rica, Panama,and in Dnepropetrovsk,Ukraine. Assisting volunteer selection for IMA clinics in Ecuador.2.Educational Grants, Surgical and Research Fellowships providing foreign and national post-doctoral candidates the experience and education in advancements of academic and clinical maxillofacial surgical and dental care. 3.National and International Symposiums providing Category I certified continuing education units in clinical advancements for mission care as well as philanthropic foundation support strategies. Size: 30-200 participants. Beneficiaries: Underserved children with cleft and craniofacial deformities and their clinician service providers.
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Dr Moses and his team have built a wonderful organization. I have been fortunate to participate in some of their projects. Their missions are multiple and worldwide but have one thing in common--an aim to provide selfless service to humanity.
Dr. Moses and his team of carefully selected volunteers travel thousands of miles various times a year to perform free consultations and charitable surgical treatment to hundreds of patients. They also donate medical and surgical instrumentation to needy hospitals and clinics. What is most admirable is the professional manner in which they conduct their daily activities. This organization commands the utmost respect from the local population at every location they visit and have endless appreciation from the parents and families of the thousands of children they have and continue to heal.
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I have met with the families of many patients they have helped. I have personally evlauted many existing and future patients myself.
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