Fresh Start Surgical Gifts Delivers Life Changing Medical Care to 11 Patients During Surgery Weekend –
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Fresh Start Surgical Gifts donated life-changing surgeries during their surgery weekend July 17-18 in partnership with Rady Children’s Hospital, named one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by US News & World Report in 2021 11 children.
Fresh Start also saw an additional 35-40 children at their clinic for post-operative checkups, speech therapy, laser treatments, dental and orthodontic services.
Fresh Start Surgical Gifts is changing the lives of disadvantaged infants, children and adolescents with physical and cosmetic deformities by offering reconstructive surgery that is absolutely free for patients or their families.
World-renowned surgeons donate their time and expertise to these children pro bono to provide them with the medical care they need and, essentially, a fresh start in life.
“Our mission goes beyond helping children … we literally shape life,” said Shari Brasher, CEO of Fresh Start Surgical Gifts. “Some of these families have been said no so often; We are so grateful that, with the help of our volunteer experienced surgeons, we can provide them with the medical care they deserve and make all their dreams come true. “