Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

"Our great struggle in medicine these days is not just with ignorance and uncertainty. It's also with complexity: how much...

Peru

While growing up in Peru, Jamie Meza knew he wanted to become a doctor, and by secondary school even knew what kind of...

Colombia

Flor was living in her mother’s house with her husband, Diego, and their two children when she learnt she was pregnant with...

Indonesia
Cambodia

Each time she passed a child with an untreated cleft, Soan would feel pity for the whole family. Clefts were mysterious to...

Bangladesh

Smile Train staff around the world mourn the loss of our trusted partner Dr Mohammad Ashrafuzzaman after he...

Ethiopia

Sadiya, a nurse who cares for patients with clefts at a Smile Train partner hospital in Ethiopia, shares her perspectives on...