Open Heart International
What do we do?
We Treat, We Teach, We Empower
Open Heart International provides the opportunity for those living in developing countries to receive the specialised healthcare that they deserve, yet cannot access.
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East Africa volunteers needed
Does East Africa spark an interest? Read more »
5000th Patient - Nishant
April marked the 5000th Patient for Open Heart International, what an achievement! Read more »
2UE Radio interview
Michael Were, manager of Open Heart International is interviewed on 2UE radio station. Read more »

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What a great photo of Vath and OHI surgeon Ashish. We first met Vath in March 2013, he is doing exceptionally well after his second surgery only a few days ago. He is on the road to making a full recovery! Check out his progress via our latest Cambodia blog:

28 October 2014
Yim is only 12, but has been waiting 11 years for this life-changing surgery! Read our latest blog from Cambodia to hear Yim’s full story:

24 October 2014

recent tweets

@doc_andy_w @Elnourse Thanks so much! Financial support always needed. to donate online.
31 October 2014
RT @angkorhospital Big thanks to @OpenHeartIntl and their dedicated team of volunteers here at AHC this week! http:…
22 October 2014
@doc_andy_w @Phillipa9 Team all from Aus + amazing local docs in-country keen to learn. Shooting for 20 mended hearts in each country.
19 October 2014
In case you missed it here's the ABC Radio interview @amworldtodaypm with Michael Were on our work in #Cambodia.
13 October 2014
@ImogenBrennan @amworldtodaypm great to work with you. Thanks for sharing our story!!
13 October 2014

achievements so far


patients have received
life changing surgery


individuals have given their
time and expertise on our team


countries we have implemented


tonnes of equipment freighted
around the world each year


the number of hours
we’ve spent teaching medical staff
in developing countries


the number of patients we have assisted
in a diagnosis with medical staff
in developing countries

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