Message from Founders

It’s another new year. Another year to think about the best things to do and the good to add to our lives for the new year. Another year to think about what we’ve done in the past and what we can do better this year and for years to come. Time goes fast. The year 1984 was when I initially became part of Operation Smile and joined their medical mission…

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New Home For 2017

The Philippine American Group of Educators and Surgeons (PAGES) – Operation H.O.P.E (Help Other People Excel) has a new home for its surgical mission for the year 2017. The Rafael Lazatin Memo-rial Medical Center (RLMMC) in Angeles City Pampanga, also known as the Ospital Ning Angeles (ONA) is located at Visitacion St. Barangay Pampang, Angeles City Pampanga. Built initially in 1965 as hospital for the poor community, it suffered degradation…

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PAGES Medical Screening

Before patients are scheduled for surgery, they undergo a standardized process of screening where a brief medical, surgical, and family history is obtained and a focused physical examination is per-formed. A staff of Pediatricians initiates the encounter, pass the patient to the Surgeons who will map out the surgical plan, then a patient list is generated. On the day of the surgery, the Anesthesiologists perform a quick pre-anesthesia check or…

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PAGES that bring smiles to young faces

Acts of charity and the most compassionate deeds bloom from the innermost chambers of the heart. It is also from the same heart’s spring that the core of PAGES was formed The Philippine American Group of Educators and Surgeons, Inc., or PAGES, as initially registered in the State of Delaware and New Jersey as a group of medical professionals and volunteers that aims to help Filipino abecedarians with cleft lip…

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Facts And Myths About Cleft Palate

Cleft Palate is a congenital fissure in the roof of the mouth forming a communicating passageway between mouth and nasal cavities. It may be unilateral or bilateral and complete and incomplete. When it is incomplete, it involves only a part of the hard of soft palate. Some call Cleft lip a harelip…it consists of a vertical cleft or clefts in the upper lip. This congenital condition results from the faulty…

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Message From Founder

Many years have passed but the memories will remain a part of history that we can always look back on and be proud of. We will continue our works in the years to come. Our mission, serving the less fortunate children of the Philippines who need reconstructive treatment and other related medical services will continue. The PAGES group of volunteers have chosen to dedicate their time and talent to help…

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