April 2, 2014

Butterflies on the Bus

On February 28th the ConnectMed International team led by Dr. Amanda Gosman, traveled the long distance to Ho Chi Minh City (former Saigon) in South Vietnam.  […]
August 12, 2016


Sofia was born with a cleft lip and palate and lives with her grandmother in an indigenous village 3 hours ourside of Tuxtla.   Grandma too feels […]
August 12, 2016


Heidy’s mom, Uvel, was shocked when she saw her daughter’s cleft lip after a C-section delivery.  Her OBGYN told her the condition was treatable, but failed […]
August 12, 2016


Luciana’s cleft lip and palate was discovered at 7 months in utero. Her OBGYN did not tell her what to expect, and the pediatrician who was […]
August 12, 2016


Neneni, a 21-year old man with a severe disfigurement, doesn’t have any brothers or sisters, and both of his parents died when he was young. He […]