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Avi Weisfogel’s Contribution to the Operation Smile

Avi Weisfogel is contented to launch a GoFundMe campaign that he will use to fund Operation Smile. Operations Smile is a global medical charity organization that offers free surgeries to children and young adults who are affected by cleft lips, cleft palate, and other facial disfigurements. Avi Weisfogel contributed 2000 dollars to jump-start the campaign. The organization devotes its support to giving children the hope of having a brighter future that is free from health problems. Operation Smile’s belief is that all children need to have access to proper surgical care, regardless of their background. The organization ensures that all children globally have hope, no matter the circumstances in which they are living.

Operation Smile gets support from local health care providers, governments, and non-governmental organizations for it to be able to conduct its activities. It aims at discovering the best means that can be used to reach the largest number of children possible. Medical missions are carried out by the organization annually. Operation Smile imports medical specialists and equipment to underdeveloped countries where they are not available. With the help of local medical personnel, the team offers quality services to the patients in their culture and language. Operation Smile was established by Bill and Kathy Magee to help disadvantaged children in the Philippines. The organization has however managed to build a worldwide network in more than 80 countries and has conducted over 220,000 free surgeries.

Dr. Weisfogel is a dentist based in New Jersey and he practices at Old Bridge Dental care which he founded in 2012. He has practiced for more than fifteen years and is popular for his outstanding skills and the ability to treat complicated dental problems. Most the doctors in New Jersey refer patients with complex oral problems to him. He has a passion for education and keeps learning new ways of conducting surgical operations, which makes him offer the best services to his patients.

Avi is the founder of the Dental Sleep Master Seminar. The organization is dedicated to conducting research on sleeping disorders such as sleep apnea, and the kind of treatment that can be offered using oral application. The information from the study is then share with other doctors. He attended the Rutgers University where he received a BA in biology and psychology and later got a DDS from the New York University college of dentistry. Check out his educational YouTube video below!

Source: http://www.wrcbtv.com/story/31366182/avi-weisfogel-dds-launches-gofundme-campaign-set-up-to-benefit-operation-smile