Patient Stories

Mercy Ships Patient Stories

We love to share our stories of hope and healing to all. Our patient stories will give an inside look at Mercy Ships patients and their life-saving procedures.

Smiling Ismael

It is no accident that Ismael’s name sounds like “smile.” This cutie is basically a human-shaped bottle of smiles. When we first met him, we got...

Beautiful

For a barely four-feet-tall woman named Claire, social rejection was a daily reality. The focus of this negative attention was an enormous goiter...

Beautiful

Beautiful

For a barely four-feet-tall woman named Claire, social rejection was a daily reality. The focus of this negative...