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...
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...
Benjamin’s Bright Smile!

Benjamin’s Bright Smile!

4-year-old Benjamin is full of life! He lives with his grandma in Argentina, and loves going to Kindergarten and playing with his friends. Despite his bright smile, things haven’t always been easy for Benjamin. He was born with a cleft, which has resulted in a...
6-Year-Old Divya is all Smiles this Holiday Season!

6-Year-Old Divya is all Smiles this Holiday Season!

The holidays are right around the corner, and for many this is a time of joy and reflection. This is especially true for 6 year old Divya and her family in India. Divya was born in a small, rural village in the Cuddalore district. She has two older sisters, and her...