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"Smile Pinki" Highlights Cleft Palate Repair in India

"Smile Pinki" Highlights Cleft Palate Repair in India

Host: Maurice Pickard, MD

Guest: Subodh Kumar Singh, MD

The Oscar-winning documentary film Smile Pinki depicts a little girl who undergoes a cleft palate operation, and experiences a very changed life as a result. Host Dr. Maurice Pickard welcomes Pinki’s surgeon, Dr. Subodh Kumar-Singh, director and chief of plastic surgery at GS Memorial Plastic Surgery Hospital in Varanasi, India. Dr. Kumar-Singh also works with the non-profit organization Smile Train, which provides cleft surgeries to underserved children worldwide. Tune in to learn more about the significant problem of cleft lip and palate in India, and worldwide.