Long-Term, Life-Changing Care for Abreham

Long-Term, Life-Changing Care for Abreham

At Transforming Faces (TF), we know that overcoming the limitations of cleft lip and palate often requires years of comprehensive care. We know that many patients require access to essential treatments, including secondary surgeries, dental and orthodontic care, and...
Vietnam’s First Comprehensive Cleft Care Congress

Vietnam’s First Comprehensive Cleft Care Congress

Transforming Faces has been advocating for comprehensive care for patients born with cleft since we were founded in 1999. We have long believed that it is essential to go beyond the initial cleft repair surgery and also address challenges like speech, dental,...
Brighter Smiles in Peru: Meet Dr. Rosalinda

Brighter Smiles in Peru: Meet Dr. Rosalinda

Dr. Rosalinda Aliaga’s passion for her work shines through. She is a Pediatric Dentist based in Lima, Peru focused upon caring for children born with cleft lip and palate. Every Tuesday, Rosalinda and a multidisciplinary team of surgeons, speech professionals,...
Resources for Speech Therapy in Ethiopia

Resources for Speech Therapy in Ethiopia

Research shows that over 50% of children born with a cleft palate will require speech therapy in order to participate fully in school and in the community. Transforming Faces (TF) is proud of the team at Yekatit 12 hospital who ensure that their cleft patients have...