International Outreach:


Over the last 10 years, Dr. Mark Morales has performed over 350 heart surgeries on children in various parts of Mexico. Dr. Morales has an ongoing relationship with the DIF (Desarrollo Integral de la Familia) of Mexico in Saltillo, Coahuila at Hospital Del Niño “Dr. Federico Gomez Santos” – Chrysler, where he performs surgeries on a monthly basis. He works closely with government officials to provide his services for children who would not be able to afford these surgeries otherwise.

In addition, Dr. Morales works with Asociación de Ayuda a Niños en Estado Crítico (ADANEC) to provide heart surgeries in different parts of Mexico. Dr. Morales is affiliated with the Hospital de Especialidades Santander S.A. in Reynosa, Tamaulipas where he heads the cardiothoracic unit. He performs various cardiothoracic surgeries on adults and children throughout the year. Dr. Morales also works with the Health Department of Zacatecas to perform surgery there several times a year. In working closely with their Health Department, Dr. Morales is able to perform multiple operations on those in need of his cardiothoracic expertise. Dr. Morales has performed surgery in various parts of the world as part of the Medical Missions Foundation. He has had the opportunity to perform multiple thoracic surgeries in countries of Ethiopia and El Salvador. Dr. Morales has an international team of physicians and nurses that have been working with him for the last 10 years.

International Surgical Team


Joav Ibarra

Gabriela Vasquez De Bosque

Rosa Concepcion Escamilla

Intensive Care

Carmen Gonzalez

Cesar Ramos

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr. Carlos Lopez Uribe

Dr. Jose Antonio Del Campo


Vicente Quintanilla

Nursing Staff

Priscila Lechuga

Marta Alvarez

Diana Ugues

Minerva Gallona

DIF Coahuila:

El Salvador: