face transplant

Carmen Blandin Tarleton is the first American and only the second person to have two face transplants.
Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez, chair of the Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery at New York University, discusses what it takes to perform the world’s most extensive face transplant surgery.
Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez did what no surgeon had ever done -- and he's just getting started.
Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez, chair of the Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery at New York University, discusses what it takes to perform the world's most extensive face transplant surgery.
Her operation paved the way for dozens more life-changing transplants.
Face transplant recipient Patrick Hardison and Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez of NYU Langone Medical Center discuss the difficulty of the extensive surgery.
A year after the pioneering surgery, things are looking up for Patrick Hardison.
Doctors successfully performed the most extensive face transplant procedure to date.
Photo: Dan Winters/GQ He also now has a girlfriend and is enrolled in online college courses, according to GQ. Now, one 36
"First, we took a piece of blood vessel fascia from her thigh and implanted it in her chest," said Xu's surgeon, Jiang Chenghong
What should have been the tragic end of two lives is instead an incredible beginning of a brand new journey.
BALTIMORE — A 37-year-old Virginia man injured in a 1997 gun accident has received what University of Maryland physicians
"A lot of people tell me I look beautiful, and I never had anyone tell me that before," Nash said in the Channel 5/Peacock
Hunter's face transplant is one of about a dozen that have been done around the world, including in France, Spain and China
The remarkable operation, carried out in March at Brigham and Women's Hospital, gave Wiens a new nose, skin, lips, muscle