Changing lives, one surgery at a time.

Our Mission

Surgicorps International provides free surgical and medical care to people in need in developing countries.

Upcoming Trips

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Feb 23-March 2, Samoa - Exploratory, Completed
May 5-May 15, Bhutan, Completed
June 16-23, Kazakhstan, Completed
August 4-11, Guatemala, Team Finalized
September 15-22, Zambia, Team Finalized
October 27-November 6, Vietnam, Team Finalized 


Feb 16-23, Samoa, Open
April 6-16, Bhutan (requested - not confirmed), Open
August 3-10, Guatemala, Open
September 14-21, Zambia (requested-not confirmed), Open
October 26-November 5, Vietnam, Open

Recent News


    Surgicorps’ 8th trip to Zambia is ready to go! We leave on September 15th and return on the 22nd with 20 medical and non-medical team members. We look forward to partnering again with Beit CURE International Children’s Hospital in Lusaka. Our team members hail from Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New York, Colorado, North Carolina, Arizona, Utah, Minnesota, […]Read More
  • Surgicorps Guatemala 2018….Highlights by Cathy Boyle

    The Surgicorps Guatemala 2018 trip has come to an end and I couldn’t have been more thrilled to be part of the team for a second time. It was a privilege to be part of a team of such talented and kind people. As a pediatrician my role consisted mostly of working in the recovery […]Read More

    Surgicorps is preparing for our 16th trip to Guatemala from August 4th-11th with a team of 35 dedicated medical and non-medical volunteers. Our team this year includes: 9 members from Pennsylvania, 15 from Massachusetts, 3 from Nevada, 2 from New York, 2 from Ohio, 1 from Colorado, 1 from Tennessee, 1 from California and 1 […]Read More
  • Surgicorps Experience – Kazakhstan 2018 by Dr. Ron Stiller

    The Surgicorps experience—what is it like for me? We recently returned from the Republic of Kazakhstan where Surgicorps staff provided the usual surgical interventions including plastic surgery, burn scar release, cleft lip and palate repair as well as a procedure new to the host country, prosthetic ear insertion, which was a wonderful learning opportunity for […]Read More
  • Surgicorps International – A Dozen Years Providing Care to the People of Bhutan By Merelise O’Connor, 2018 Volunteer

    Aside from the serious business of screening 98 new patients to evaluate how the doctors might be able to help them, there is the excitement of reunion in the air as well.  Doctors and volunteers look forward to seeing the progress of former patients returning for additional treatment.  The Surgicorps medical team looks forward to […]Read More

    Surgicorps will embark on the second surgical mission to Astana, Kazakhstan from June 16 – June 23, 2018. There are a total of 12 team members including 6 from Pennsylvania and 6 from other states. Surgicorps will partner with the Asyl Bala Foundation in order to provide services at the University Medical Center, affiliate of […]Read More

    Surgicorps will embark on our 12th visit to Paro, Bhutan from May 5 to May 15, 2018. A total of 15 talented team members including 6 from Pennsylvania and 9 from other states (California, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York) will participate in fulfilling our mission of providing free surgical and medical […]Read More
  • Vietnam 2017 by Derrin Jarvis

    Vietnam 2017 by Derrin Jarvis I was lucky enough to be selected as one of the 27 team members who traveled to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in October 2017 to volunteer at the Odonto Maxillo Facial Hospital with the group Surgicorps International. The group was comprised of medical and non-medical volunteers with an aim […]Read More

    Surgicorps will embark on the first surgical mission to the Independent State of Samoa from February 23 to March 2, 2018. There are a total of 15 team members including 7 from Pennsylvania and 8 from other states. Surgicorps will be working at the Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital in Apia. The veteran team members include […]Read More
  • Benefits of Occupational Therapy by Betty Hearne and Lynn Novier

                                                                                   When Surgicorps arrives at the CURE Hospital in Lusaka, Zambia, families travel from all over the […]Read More

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