MISSION SMILE (Formerly known as Operation Smile India) - is a medical charity dedicated to provide free life changing cleft care and surgeries to children born with Cleft lip, Cleft palate and other facial deformities.
Cleft is the second most common congenital defect and approximately 1 in 500 children in India are orn with this deformity. It is estimated that over 1 million children in India continue to suffer from this deformity.
Since our inception in 2002, we have screened more than 35,000 cleft affected children and have performed more than 25,000 safe corrective surgeries in India. Mission Smile provides Comprehensive Cleft Care and Surgeries FREE of cost to all patients. High standards of care and stringent safety protocols followed by Mission Smile ensure that we provide the best possible and safest care to the poorest of the poor.