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Our volunteers are driven by one goal: taking care of children around the world and providing them with the highest quality surgical care. Our network of thousands of credentialed medical volunteers from more than 80 countries generously donate their time, knowledge and unique skills to change children’s lives.

SA volunteers to 2020

The dedication and heart that our volunteers bring to treating every patient

Countries visited by OSSA medical volunteers last year

“Seeing a child smiling, seeing a mother’s tears — that’s so moving. People have a great problems around the world accessing safe surgery. If we can try to help them, that’s the humanitarian thing that we must do.”

– Prof. Anil Madaree, Plastic Surgeon, South Africa, Volunteer for 14 Years