Reconstructive Surgery Volunteer Trips

Along with his busy solo practice in Kirkwood, Missouri, Dr. Rottler is an active volunteer with Resurge International (formerly Interplast, Inc.) and Operation Smile. These organizations offer surgery in other countries free of charge to the patient who would otherwise live their lifetime with birth defects. Dr. Rottler is also the Medical Director & Team Leader of St. Luke’s Cleft Lip & Palate Team at St. Luke’s Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.

Some of the trips Dr. Rottler has been on are as follows:

Interplast Inc

  • 02/18/95 – 03/03/95 Trip to Ilo and Tacna, Peru
  • 10/20/95 – 11/19/95 Trip to Azogues, Ecuador
  • 08/09/97 – 08/24/97 Trip to Cuzco, Peru
  • 08/08/98 – 09/11/98 Trip to Cuzco, Peru
  • 08/28/99 – 09/11/99 Trip to Cuzco, Peru
  • 09/07/01 – 09/23/01 Trip to Pokara, Nepal
  • 04/09/05 – 04/16/05 Trip to San Pedro Sula, Honduras
  • 02/06/07 – 02/12/07 Visiting Educator Trip to Accra, Ghana
  • 03/01/08 – 03/08/08 Trip to Pignon, Haiti
  • 10/03/14 – 10/10/14 Trip to Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Operation Smile International

  • February, 1999 Cali, Colombia

Haiti Medical Mission

  • 01/09/04 – 01/19/04 Pignon, Haiti
  • 01/08/05 – 01/15/05 Pignon, Haiti
  • 01/13/06 – 01/21/06 Pignon, Haiti

View Mission Trip Photos

For more information about these organizations, you may visit them at their websites: