Fundacion Internacional Buen Samaritano Paul Martel

Fundacion Internacional Buen Samaritano Paul Martel is a charity working in Ecuador to provide  primary and specialized health care to marginalized and economically disadvantaged communities.

Short-term assignments start at one week in length for volunteer doctors, dentists, and other healthcare professionals.

Bayside Medical Missions

Bayside Medical Missions is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to provide medical services to people in Ecuador that have limited financial resources. It provides opportunities for support teams and healthcare professionals to offer medical care to those who would otherwise not be able to receive it.

Healing the Children Southwest

The mission of Healing the Children Southwest—a non-profit organization in Albuquerque, New Mexico—is to provide health care to children in New Mexico and around the world who are unable to receive the care either due to lack of services or financial resources.

Healing the Children organizes surgical teams consisting of volunteer surgeons, anesthesiologists, operating room and recovery nurses, pediatricians or family practitioners, and therapists to El Salvador, Guatemala, Peru, and Ecuador. Trips abroad are also arranged for volunteer physicians and nurses interested in providing free pediatric clinics to rural areas. Doctors, nurses, and hospitals are needed to donate services in Albuquerque.

Healing the Children Florida-Georgia

Healing the Children Florida-Georgia provides free and specialized medical treatment to children in need in Florida, Georgia, and around the world.

Volunteer physicians, surgeons, nurses, therapists, anesthesiologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other medical professionals provide services to children locally and internationally.

Healing the Children Arizona

Healing the Children Arizona is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to helping children from all over the world find life-saving medical treatment in Arizona, throughout the Southwest United States, and abroad.

Volunteer healthcare providers provide medical and surgical treatments to the children the organization brings to Arizona and the Southwest. Specialized teams of doctors, nurse educators, and other specialists volunteer abroad to work with local staff and help provide advanced training. Additionally, surgical teams volunteer to provide onsite surgeries and medical care in developing countries.

Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children

The Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children, a non-profit organization incorporated in Washington, D.C. and headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, provides access to medical care for millions of underprivileged and medically underserved children around the world.

Volunteers from all walks of life, from college students to medical professionals, are welcome.

Association of Baptists for World Evangelism

The Association of Baptists for World Evangelism, an independent mission agency based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, has healthcare ministries throughout the world, which include full-service hospitals, mobile and itinerant medical clinics, crisis pregnancy centers, and community health evangelism teams.

Volunteer anesthesiologists, dentists, dental hygienists, hospital administrators, midwives, nurse practitioners, nurses, obstetricians and gynecologists, pediatricians, pharmacists, and physical therapists, physicians, physician assistants, and surgeons are needed.

Foundation for International Education in Neurological Surgery

The Foundation for International Education in Neurological Surgery, a nonprofit organization, was founded by a group of leading neurosurgeons in order to address the critical lack of trained neurosurgeons in developing countries.

Volunteer neurosurgeons and personnel teach their techniques to local neurosurgeons, set up neurosurgery residency programs, and provide critical assistance in the operating room.

Rostro de Cristo

Rostro de Cristo, a nonprofit organization based in Braintree, Massachusetts, is a volunteer and retreat group immersion program founded as a way for young people from North America to encounter Christ by entering into the reality of the lives of the people of Ecuador.

Opportunities for ministry include teaching, community outreach and organizing, working at a hospital for Hansen’s Disease, and working with social services agencies.

Children’s International Dental Project

Children’s International Dental Project, a nonprofit organization based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, provides free dental care to children around the world. You too can volunteer to help.

Acupuncture in the World

Acupuncture in the World is a medical and scientific NGO, headquartered in Italy, which aims to make known, spread, and develop acupuncture in the world, practicing in the countries of the developing world.

If you are medical doctor and expert acupuncturist who wishes to volunteer, do not hesitate to contact the organization.

Canadian Association of Medical Teams Abroad

The Canadian Association of Medical Teams Abroad, a nonprofit organization, provides medical and surgical care and public health and ongoing education to enhance the lives of citizens in developing countries who are desperately in need of first world medical intervention.

Volunteer roles are licensed practical nurse, operating room technician, orthopedic technologist, adult and pediatric anesthesiologist, family practice physician, adult and pediatric orthopedic surgeon, physiotherapist, physiotherapy assistant, respiratory therapist, and registered nurse.

Healing the Children Northeast

Healing the Children Northeast, a nonprofit volunteer organization located in New Milford, Connecticut, is committed to arranging free surgical, dental, and medical treatment for children in need in the U.S. and abroad.

Rustic Volunteers

Rustic Volunteers is a Texas-based nonprofit which helps to connect volunteers to desperately needed projects worldwide. Rustic Volunteers is committed to providing a safe, rewarding volunteer abroad experience for humanitarians worldwide.

The Healing Hands Foundation

The Healing Hands Foundation is an all volunteer, non-profit organization providing high quality health care to patients in areas lacking medical resources and surgical expertise. The foundation provides pediatric surgery, general surgery, plastic surgery, OB/GYN care and surgery, dental care, cardiology services, and general adult and pediatric medicine with the aim of improving quality of life, decreasing incidence of illness and death, and enabling people to be productive members of their community.

Healing The Children New Jersey

Healing The Children New Jersey is a nonprofit organization that aims to provide access to medical care and services for children in need throughout New Jersey and worldwide. Countries the organization has traveled to include: Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Panama, Peru, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Volunteer medical practitioners provide pro-bono services to children in New Jersey and internationally. Teams are comprised of pediatricians, surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, and dentists, Medical specialties include ophthalmology, orthopedics, ear/nose/throat, general pediatric surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, urology, and dentistry.

Nurses for the Nations

Nurses for the Nations is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization that uses health care, medical teaching, and life-training to empower the poor both nationally and internationally.

Nurses for the Nations invites medical professionals who have a heart to serve and want to make a difference in the world to volunteer.

International Children’s Heart Foundation

International Children’s Heart Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide free cardiac surgery to kids in developing countries while providing education to local teams.

Medical mission trips are made up of volunteer medical professionals with experience working with pediatric cardiac surgical patients, including pediatric cardiac surgeons, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, OR nurses, pediatric cardiologists, ICU nurses, intensivists, and respiratory therapists. Urgently needed are pediatric surgeons, pediatric cardiac anesthesiologists, OR nurses, and RNFAs with cardiac experience.

Charity Anywhere Foundation

Charity Anywhere Foundation is a non-profit organization that organizes medical and dental expeditions comprised of volunteer providers to Ecuador, Mexico, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic.

Blanca’s House

Blanca’s House is a nonprofit organization of volunteers—including dental professionals, doctors, surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, CRNAs, and OR, floor, pre-op, and PACU nurses—that bring free medical services and healthcare education to communities in Latin America.

Extreme Response International

Extreme Response International is a nonprofit organization committed to changing the lives of people living in extreme, often life-threatening, situations. Extreme Response International operates a series of programs designed to bring help and hope to those in need, with a particular emphasis on at-risk children and women.

Volunteer medical professionals who can perform, teach, and assist with healthcare programs are needed.

The Plasticos Foundation

The Plasticos Foundation is a nonprofit organization that aims to provide reconstructive plastic surgical training and care to those in need, regardless of their ability to pay, and to advance the field of plastic surgery through education and research.

The foundation is always looking for individuals who want to show their support through volunteering, including nurses and doctors.

Andean Health and Development

Andean Health & Development (AHD) is an American nonprofit organization that was founded to establish models of self-sustainable, comprehensive health care in poor, rural areas of Latin America where there are high risk populations of women and children. Saludesa is the foundation established by AHD to carry out the work of AHD in Ecuador.

On a limited basis, AHD is looking for volunteers with medical expertise who are willing to participate in Ecuador.

Causes for Change International

Causes for Change International is a nonprofit organization that seeks to build strong communities in the Americas by providing the tools for self-sufficiency. Work is primarily in the areas of health, education, and economic independence.

Volunteers include doctors, dentists, teachers, therapists, nutritionists, bankers, medical staff, students and many others who educate these communities as a foundation for continual growth.

Fundación Bolivar Education

Fundación Bolivar Education is a private, nonprofit organization that offers a wide variety of volunteering opportunities in Ecuador across different fields.

For the Health Program in Quito, volunteers will have the following stations or areas where they could work: internal medicine, pediatrics, dentistry, hospitalization, emergency, surgery, pathology, physical therapy, radiology, and nutrition.