A young patient during pre-op.

Samia Akhter Jeni made her grandma do all the coloring for her as she cuddled the toy given to her by the PACU nurses.

Dr. Mamdouh checks on a patient during post-op.

Sayma Akhter is a beautiful 13 year old who goes to grade 6. She was having trouble pronouncing some sounds due to her cleft palate.

A volunteer from the local Rotary club put henna on the ladies as a gift. Jeanne Kille with henna and on her hands. She is also wearing the white (called ‘shakha’) and red bangles worn by the local Hindu women.

The wonderful medical volunteers from Park View Medical College worked as interpreters and also assisted the surgeons in the OR.