Services Provided

  • A year-round private non-denominational medical center with Guatemalan doctors, nurses, and dentists.
  • Modern fully-equipped, operating rooms for visiting surgeons to perform procedures in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Ob/Gyn, E.N.T., general surgery, and ophthalmology.
  • Transportation for volunteer surgeons, nurses, technicians, and interpreters from the United States and Canada.
  • Room and board for the visiting medical professionals.
  • Instruction for Guatemalan doctors.
  • A center for rehabilitating children with parasitic diseases and malnutrition, and for teaching parents in improved food preparation and nutrition.
  • Training for public health nurses, and hospital nurses.
  • A sewing school, teaching marketable skills to girls and women
  • Primary school , grades one through six, including computer classes.
  • A sanitary drinking water system for the hospital and some of the surrounding communities