CURE Ethiopia is a pediatric orthopedic and reconstructive surgery teaching hospital located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital city. Since it opened in 2008, this state-of-the-art hospital complex provides free modern medical and surgical care to physically disabled children. In addition, CURE Ethiopia fills a critical need as an orthopedic training site in the country, providing didactic and clinical training in pediatric and advanced orthopedic techniques, and is an international training site accredited by COSECSA (College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa). CURE also provides training for national anesthesiology residents and anesthetists. Spiritual counseling is offered to every surgery patient and family as well as to patients of the clubfoot clinics located throughout the country. Everyone is offered the chance to hear about Jesus Christ and how to follow Him. CURE Ethiopia also partners with local churches to aid in discipleship of patients and their families. Patients from least-reached people groups are given priority for treatment.

GOVERNANCE: Operated by CURE International
OUTPATIENTS ANNUALLY: 10,000
OPERATIONS ANNUALLY: 2,500
TEACHING PROGRAMS: Yes
SPECIAL PROGRAMS: Clubfoot clinics; mobile clinics; cleft surgery; pastoral and local missionary partnerships and training; orthopedic training; anesthesia training; ACLS, BLS, and PALS training
PERSONNEL NEEDS:
  • Anesthesiologis
  • Nurse Trainer
  • Orthopedic Surgeon
WEBSITE:  cure.org/ethiopia