Free cleft lip and palate surgeries

By BAO NGUYEN |

(QNO) - Reported from the Quang Nam General Hospital (Quang Nam province), from June 4-10th, free cleft lip and palate surgeries for patients who live inside and outside the province will be carried out in the Quang Nam General Hospital by Japanese and South Korean doctors, led by doctor Tadashi Yamamoto.

Cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries for children smiles. Photo: operationsmilevietnam2012
Cleft lip and cleft palate surgeries for children smiles. Photo: operationsmilevietnam2012

The difficult patients and their relatives coming to the hospital will be supported with accommodation expenses by businesspeople from Sai Gon Business Club. Reportedly, this free cleft lip and palate surgery  started in Vietnam in 2001. Every year, about 50 cases are treated.

By BAO NGUYEN