Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Peru

For Evelyn Caserres-Nano, speech therapy is more than a job — it is a calling and a passion stemming from her interest in...

As a young man growing up in Ecuador, Fernando Sandoval had only one dream: to become a pilot. However, when he took his...

When it came time to choose a medical school, Andrea Astudillo of Cuenca, Ecuador joined her older brother, Cristian...

In 2001, Plastic Surgeon Dr Jyotsna Murthy signed an agreement for Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research...

Professor Olugbemiga Ogunlewe was the first woman to become an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in Nigeria and the first woman...

In 2007, Cristina Solano of Quito, Ecuador decided to take time off from her work as a multimedia designer to prepare for...

Power of a Smile

During the 2014 Ebola Crisis, Dr Jerry Brown resiliently shaped the landscape of healthcare in Liberia, landing him on...

Nguyen Van Dau tragically lost his mother and father at a young age. His father passed away in the chaos of the...

For the past four years, Smile Train has been chronicling the story of Natsir, a volunteer who has made it his mission to...