Dedicated to changing lives, one child at a time.


Children’s Surgery International provides free pediatric medical and surgical services, along with professional education and training, to communities in need around the world.


To reduce global health care disparities by helping communities obtain the knowledge, skills and tools to provide life-changing surgical and medical care for children.


Patient safety comes first. We believe safety and high-quality care create excellent surgical outcomes, and we commit to utilizing advanced safety practices and knowledge.

Education maximizes impact. We believe education and training of local medical teams builds self- sufficiency so communities can meet the needs of many more children in the future.

Collaboration begins with respect. We believe partnerships with local practitioners and respect for their culture lead to better outcomes.

Volunteers change the equation. We believe selfless gifts of time, talent and expertise from volunteers make it possible to multiply the investment of our supporters.