SAMA/Cincinnati Children Hospital mission
- Capacity Building of Khartoum Dental Teaching Hospital (KDTH) & Soba University Hospital (SUH) through Staff Education & Training
- Providing a high quality, highly specialized medical service to disadvantaged patients in Sudan
- Enable the Sudanese American Community to positively impact medical practice in Sudan through partnership with institutions that cater for all patients regardless of their ability to pay
About the Surgeons
Haithem Musaab Elhadi Babiker, MD, DMD
Dr. Haithem Babiker graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Khartoum in 1993. He then completed medical school in Kasturba, India in 2000. He then did an additional 2 years of dental training in University of Pennsylvania and earned the DMD. He then completed additional residencies in General Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Maxillofacial surgery in Cincinnati, OH. He currently works in Craniofacial Surgery in Cincinnati’s Children Hospital Medical Center.
Kevin Yakuboff, MD,FACS, FAAPS
Dr. Kevin Yakuboff is a plastic surgeon in Cincinnati, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and Shriners Hospitals for Children-Cincinnati Burns Hospital. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Yakuboff accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and one of 7 at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Cincinnati Burns Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery
Christopher Gordon, MD, FACS
Dr. Gordon graduated from the University of Michigan in 1989; he then trained in General and Plastic Surgery in the University of Louisville and Johns Hopkins University; followed by fellowships in Aesthetic and Craniofacial Surgery in Mexico. He has been performing Craniofacial Surgery for over 16 years and is a leading surgeon in CCHMC. He is an advocate for humanitarian medicine and flies regularly overseas to do free missions.