General Surgery Mission Trips
Typical surgeries that might be performed during a general surgery mission trip include:
- Hernia repair
- Imperforate anus repair
- Removal of masses and/or cysts
On average, 65 surgeries are performed per mission week.
There are no language requirements for mission teams as The Moore Center provides translators.
Previous General Surgery teams include: Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Children's Hospital Colorado and Mending Kids with Duke University
Click to read a related article from Children's Hospital Colorado
Please click here if you're interested in partnering with The Shalom Foundation to form a General Surgery Mission Trip.