A first for Zim: Car crash man’s nose rebuilt in ground-breaking surgery
Specialists in Bulawayo yesterday reconstructed the nose of a 31-year-old man in a ground-breaking four-hour operation, said to be the first of its kind in Zimbabwe. Local doctors led by Canadian and American plastic surgeons carried out the procedure at Mpilo Central Hospital under the Operation of Hope organisation.
Operation of Hope video by Timothy Marks
The gift of life-changing surgery is possible due to a combination of our passion and your donations.
Pediatrician John Paschen
Pediatrician John Paschen lives by a couple of personal credos: First, he strives to discover the extraordinary in the ordinary, finding joy in the deliberate attention to detail. Second, he says, if he sets a goal, “I keep going until I reach it.”
Operation of Hope & Blessing Featured on CBS “The Doctors”
The journey started 5 long years ago and now, many surgeries later, thanks to the Operation of Hope family, a team of volunteers at the SHARP Memorial Hospital & PermaDontics in San Diego, land-mine victim, Blessing Makwera from Zimbabwe, Africa shares his inspirational story of receiving his handsome new face on CBS- The Doctors TV Show, January 7th!
Operation Of Hope Helps Rebuild A Young African Boys Face
It’s the kind of thing kids do all the time: Something on the ground catches their attention. It looks interesting and shiny. They pick it up. More often than not, it doesn’t alter your life forever.
Volunteer Kevin Healy
For most people, retirement involves a whole lot of nothing. It’s a time to relax and smell the roses, go fishing, maybe play with the grandkids.
Operation of Hope medical mission Zimbabwe
Operation of Hope is a non-profit organization which preforms free facial reconstructive surgeries to those with facial deformities in developing countries.
Operation of Hope Cleft Surgical Mission 2014
This is a short video of the 2014 Team of Volunteers that performed 42 surgeries in 5 days in Harare, Zimbabwe, Africa at Harare Central Hospital.
Blessing’s Hope for Lisa’s Boston Marathon
Our very own Operation of Hope, volunteer Lisa is running the Boston Marathon April 21st and Op of Hope, volunteer, Claire Donohue is volunteering at the event, as she does every year!
Top 10 Reasons to Go on an Operation of Hope Medical Mission - By Dr. Roy Kim
Here’s the hard sell on why you should choose to work with Operation of Hope, and see if you’re a good match for the fantastic people that donate their time, energy, and money.