Cameron Underwood was 24 years old when he was injured from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Just two years after the injury, he is now the recipient of a landmark face transplant.
Medicine November 30, 2018
A 64-year-old man is the world's oldest face transplant recipient after his successful surgery in Canada. Now four months after his surgery, the man is said to be doing well.
Medicine September 15, 2018
Katie Stubblefield became the youngest person to receive a full face transplant in the United States. Hers was the first total face transplant at Cleveland Clinic and the 40th all over the world.
Biotech August 15, 2018
French man Jerome Hamon underwent a second face transplant due to drugs that interfered with his first face transplant. He took drugs that caused his facial tissue to die.
Medicine April 18, 2018
Using 3D virtual surgery and imaging, doctors at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota performed a successful face transplant to give a man from Wyoming his second chance at life.
Medicine February 18, 2017
Isabelle Dinoire, the first person to ever receive a face transplant, has died. Now, experts are left wondering whether the benefits of the procedure are worth the physical and psychological risks.
Healthy Living/Wellness September 7, 2016
Richard Norris, who got a new lease of life thanks to a face transplant, has come face to face with the woman who made it all possible three years after his surgery.
Life May 30, 2015
Face and hand transplants are about to gain momentum. This could change the world, or get families extremely angry, take your pick.
Life December 30, 2013
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