It gives us immense pleasure to share with you a report on our most recent successful mission at Vadodara, Gujarat which took place from January 21-25, 2018. This was our second mission in partnership with Muthoot Pappachan Foundation at Isha Hospital, Vadodara, 12th Mission in Gujarat and overall 95th Mission in India.
The team of 18 volunteers from across India along with the Isha Hospital team and Muthoot Fincorp Ltd. team Gujarat had screened 180 beneficiaries, performed 71 surgeries during 3.5 surgical days. You will be happy to know that there were 64 (91%) operated patients who turned out on the one-week follow-up day having no complication post-surgery!
The mission was inaugurated by Dr Vinod Rao (IAS), Commissioner of Vadodara Municipal Corporation on 21st Jan, 2018 at Isha Hospital, Vadodara, in the august presence of Dr Prasanthkumar Nellickal, Head CSR-Muthoot Pappachan Group, Dr Ajay Valia, Dr Shilpi Shukla, Dr Mayur Bhagat, Directors of Isha Hospital, Mr Dalip Pande-Director Partnerships of Mission Smile, medical and non-medical volunteers, patient and their relatives and many well-wishers of Mission Smile.
This mission wouldn’t have been possible without the support of our dear volunteers, Isha Hospital team, Muthoot Pappachan Group, RBSK-Gujarat and SSA-Gujarat.
A special note of thanks to – Dr Ramkumar Venkateswaran, Dr Manish Mukul Ghosh, Dr Amit Shah, Dr Varun Ramachandran, Dr Prasanthkumar Nellickal and his team, dear student volunteers from Parul University, Vadodara, Col. Shivaji Samaddar (Retd.) COO, Mission Smile & Mr Dalip Pande Director Partnerships of Mission Smile, and last but not the least our Clinical Coordinator Mr Ajithkumar Shetty.
Thank you very much once again for making the mission so successful and giving us good memories to cheers!! With every smile delivered we’re inching closer to our mission of making India cleft-free. Stay with us and help us in achieving this target. Your contribution is needed. Donate to Mission Smile to transform lives.