Medical Teams Abroad

HTCNJ sends volunteer medical teams overseas
to provide pro bono medical care for children.

Our Medical Teams

Teams are comprised of surgeons, anesthesiologists, pediatricians, nurses, translators, and administrative laypersons.

Our medical specialties include ophthalmology, orthopedics, urology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, ear, nose & throat, dentistry and general pediatric surgery.

Stories From Abroad

June 4, 2018

How You Improved the Vision of Thirty Peruvian Children

In April a volunteer medical team traveled to Peru to perform surgeries on children with congenital eye misalignment. “The eleven-person ophthalmology team examined over 120 children […]
June 4, 2018

Your Support Has Given Children Brighter Smiles and Brighter Futures

For the third straight year, a volunteer medical team traveled to Peru in April to treat children born with facial and oral malformations. Dr. Lloyd B. […]
December 4, 2017

HTCNJ Sends Pediatric Urology Medical Mission to Ecuador

In November 2017 HTCNJ sent a pediatric urology medical mission to Ecuador to help children born with congenital abnormalities. The team which was led by Dr. […]
December 4, 2017

ENT Medical Team Helps Seventy Children in The Dominican Republic

Healing the Children New Jersey has sent medical teams annually to La Romana in the Dominican Republic since 1993, forging a special partnership with the Centro […]
November 3, 2017

Healing the Children Chapters Partner in Peru to Help Children

The New Jersey and Southwest chapters worked in partnership on a pediatric medical mission in Yantalo, Peru in October 2017.  The ophthalmology team consisted of Dr. […]
November 3, 2017

HTCNJ Orthopedic Team Improves The Lives Of Ecuadorian Children

In October 2017 families traveled many hours to the Hospital Leon Becerra in Guayaquil and waited in long lines to have their child seen by the […]

Upcoming Medical Trips Abroad

October 2017
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Orthopedic
October 2017
Yantalo, Peru
Ophthalmology
October 2017
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Urology
November 2017
La Romana, DR
Ear, Nose & Throat
April 2018
Arequipa, Peru
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
April 2018
Arequipa, Peru
Ophthalmology
June 2018
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Ophthalmology
October 2018
La Romana, DR
Ear, Nose & Throat
November 2018
La Romana, DR
Ophthalmology

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