The Royal Service Children’s Foundation (1996-1999)

  • Dr. Sweis is Founder & President
  • Sponsor: The late King Hussein I of Jordan
  • 501(c)3 Foundation

The Royal Service Children's Foundation conducted medical missions to Jordan to perform reconstructive surgery on children from 1996-1999. Each year, Dr. Sweis led a group of 12-14 people consisting of highly-regarded plastic surgeons, urologists, anesthesiologists, and nurses from Chicago to Jordan to operate on children in need. Everyone volunteered their skills and time. Their efforts were enthusiastically supported and sponsored by the late King Hussein I of Jordan.

The Cutting Edge Foundation (2012-present)

  • Dr. Sweis is Founder & President
  • 501(c)3 Foundation

The Cutting Edge Foundation provides for funding of surgical procedures and surgical research to advance the art of surgery for the purpose of treating those with physical deformities, medical and surgical diseases, but limited financial means of obtaining such care. The funding is also provided to medical institutions recognized for their expertise in treating, medical and surgical diseases, as well as their strong commitment to treating those with limited financial means. The members of The Cutting Edge Foundation consist of physicians, nurses, and lay people all of whom volunteer their services.

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