Avi Weisfogel is a busy dentist in the New Jersey area who has many interests in philanthropy, dentistry and music. His most recent venture is a dip into another philanthropy idea which involves the start of a GoFundMe campaign aimed at raising money for a non-profit organization called Operation Smile. Operation Smile is dedicated to providing surgeries for patients all over the world who experience facial deformities, cleft palates and cleft lips. Operation Smile has been performing surgeries for over thirty years. The surgeries are for young children and adolescents who can’t afford the surgery or don’t have insurance. Their mission is to develop and ensure that children don’t lose hope in today or the future. Bill and Kathy Magee started the organization in 1984 and have added thousands of volunteers to the mix. They travel all over the world working with medical offices, government agencies and healthcare facilities to make the surgeries possible. Avi Weisfogel has chosen Operation Smile because of these reason and more. In addition, he hopes to raise enough money to help the organization and make a difference, so he has started the campaign off by donating $2000.00.
In addition to running his own dentist practice and running a GoFundMe campaign, he has his very own self-started company called Dental Sleep Masters. The program is dedicated to providing detailed education for dentist’s offices and their medical staff to help treat sleep disorders among patients. By teaching them what to look for and how it can be corrected, they can help solve the epidemic of un-diagnosed sleep apnea. Dr. Weisfogel, along with his program, travels the world to educate and offer the benefits of correct sleep disorders. Sleep apnea and other related disorders can become troublesome to one’s health, and it’s important that medical professional receive education so that they can help the patient.
Aside from his ventures, he has continued to find a love for hip hop music. He has always had a love for music, and recently decided to form his own tunes. You can listen to his newest releases and follow him on soundcloud.com.
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