Cleveland Clinic has pioneered the use of augmented reality (AR) in face transplantation. Discover how 3D holographic images guided surgeons through a total face transplant.
Discover how a total face transplant in 2017 is helping a young woman whose injury robbed her of vision, speech, and the ability to swallow, chew and breathe through her nose.
Discover how innovation and teamwork transformed the life of a young gunshot wound survivor. Here is a behind-the-scenes look at the third face transplant performed at Cleveland Clinic.
A 21-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the face has undergone a total face transplant at Cleveland Clinic. It’s the hospital’s first transplant of effectively 100 percent of a patient’s facial tissue, and its third face transplant overall.
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A Cleveland Clinic team performed its second face transplant, a 24.5-hour procedure. It effectively replaced 90% of the patient’s face.
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