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Operation Care Abroad

Volunteers gather annually in Davao City, Philippines, to provide without charge, much needed surgical services and anesthesia to individuals with limited financial resources who would otherwise do without.

Organization Type

Medical Focus

  • Surgery

Surgical Focus

  • Abdominal/Gastrointestinal
  • Cardiac/Thoracic
  • General
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic
  • Otolaryngology
  • Plastic
  • Podiatry
  • Urology
  • Vascular

Focus Areas

  • Training for Healthcare Providers

Countries We Work In:

  • Philippines

Typical Number of Trips Per Year


Does your organization have experience responding to humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters?


Is emergency response one of your organization’s main activities, or is it conducted only occasionally?

Only occasionally undertaken

Does your organization respond in a specific country(ies), or wherever your services are needed?

Other - Because of the type of surgeries we do, we only focus in one institution who can do a pre op, intra op and post care to our patients. Also because our surgeries are complicated, we want our patients to be taken care of while they are recuperating.

Contact Details

Contact Name: Oscar Ong

Role/Title/Position: President, Operation Care Abroad


Telephone: 248-348-2466


25830 Strathaven Dr, Novi, MI 48374, US
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