"Straighten the spine of one suffering child, and you brighten the world for an entire family."

Jaspreet

Age 20

Surgery in 2015

After years of suffering through spinal deformity and failed surgeries, Jaspreet now lives the carefree, painless life of a normal young woman.

20-year-old Jaspreet received corrective surgery for severe kyphosis from the Standing Straight team. This surgery has succeeded where previous operations have failed. Once forced to drop out of school, Jaspreet resumed her education. She is finally able to live up to her full potential after her Standing Straight operation. 

Children Standing Straight After Surgery

Ravneet

Age 4

Surgery in 2015

 

After two unsuccessful surgeries, 4-year-old Ravneet's family was losing hope. Today she is able to stand straight for the first time in her young life.  

Happy

Age 12

Surgery in 2015

 

Poor Happy's young life was marred by spinal deformity caused by tuberculosis when he was a small child. Today he is restored to his "happy" self, resuming the life he was meant to lead.

Tanya

Age 13

Treated 2015

 

With a 90-degree curve in her spine, Tanya spent her life in pain, unable to enjoy life, education or family like her peers. Today her spine is strong and her spirit restored. 

Rajesh

Age 13

Surgery in 2015

 

Progressive scoliosis kept Rajesh twisted in pain, with no hope of relief. Today he is able to stand straight and embrace all of the adventure the world holds for a young man. 

There are many more children in need of life-changing spinal surgery. Won't you join the Standing Straight mission? 

Standing Straight is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose board, donors and medical volunteers are dedicated to providing pediatric spinal care in developing nations. All donations and volunteer hours directly support Standing Straight surgical missions. 

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