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Retired US surgeon meets with patients

REASON TO SMILE:Samuel Noordhoff said he chose to help children with cleft lips or palates because he could improve their lives with one surgical procedure

By Chiu Yi-chun and Jake Chung  /  Staff reporter, with staff writer

In his closing comments at the ceremony, Noordhoff said he wished for everyone present to “think of yourself as normal, and help others,” adding that physical conditions permitting, he hoped he would be able to return to Taiwan in the future.

Additional reporting by CNA

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