FOCOS works every day to make sure our patients STAND TALL! 

At FOCOS we are passionately working towards a world where everyone has the opportunity to stand tall. To date, nearly 50,000 patients have been served by FOCOS and with the generous help of our supporters and volunteers we continue to transform lives across the globe.


Our Work

ORTHOPEDIC AND OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS ARE ONE OF THE MOST COMMON CAUSES OF CHRONIC DISABILITIES WORLDWIDE.

FOCOS and our international and local team of volunteers and medical providers evaluate patients and perform corrective orthopedic procedures to help alleviate a life of pain and disability. FOCOS specializes in the following:


Our Impact

This map indicates the homelands of past FOCOS patients and volunteers. Our international presence continues to grow from within Africa and across the globe!

Click below to watch videos of some of our past patients and
learn how the work of FOCOS has transformed their lives.


How We Fuel Our Mission

We are proud to report that 95% of those contributions were used to support our program initiatives at the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital. Click below to review our Annual Reports complete with our audited financial statements.


Board of Directors


FOCOS USA Staff

Our dynamic FOCOS USA staff members work to support the fundraising and program development of the organization. Our office is located in New York City.

Kaseem Ladipo
Executive Director

Kwaku Poku
Procurement Coordinator

Benjamin Kremer
Director of Finance

Jayaa Muthuramalingam
Development Coordinator

FOCOS Ghana Staff

In Ghana, FOCOS employs over 175 full and part-time medical and administrative professionals.  The Hospital is overseen by a local Board of Directors.