Face Transplant

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Md. Face Transplant Patient Featured On The Cover Of GQ

The world’s most complex face transplant ever was performed right here in Maryland. Now the patient is showing off his new image on the pages of a national magazine.

07/30/2014

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See New Photo: Face Transplant Patient Celebrates Life In Public

His story is both tragic and amazing. A Virginia man who had a face transplant in Baltimore has a new outlook on life.

06/28/2013

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Man Who Had Face Transplant Says ‘Thank You’ At Shock Trauma Gala

The University of Maryland Medical Center’s trauma center celebrated a gift that transformed the lives of six people and made possible the most extensive full-face transplant yet.

04/29/2013

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Shock Trauma Gala Honors Organ Donor Who Helped Save 6 Lives

The University of Maryland Medical Center’s trauma center on Saturday celebrated a gift that transformed the lives of six people and made possible the most extensive full-face transplant yet.

04/27/2013

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Soldier Who Lost 4 Limbs Has Double-Arm Transplant At Hopkins

The first soldier to survive after losing all four limbs in the Iraq war has received a double-arm transplant.

01/28/2013

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Face Transplant Patient Doesn’t Get A Second Look Now

After a gun accident took off half his face, Richard Lee Norris spent 15 years living as a recluse in Hillsville, Va. Horribly disfigured, he hid indoors. When he ventured out, it was behind a baseball cap and surgical mask. He didn’t pursue a career and never married.

12/04/2012

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Face Transplant Patient Doing Well After 7 Months

The University of Maryland Medical Center says a Virginia man who received a full-face transplant seven months ago eats primarily by mouth and can taste and smell.

10/16/2012

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Johns Hopkins To Offer Face Transplants

This spring, the University of Maryland Medical Center became the first in the state to perform a face transplant. And now, Johns Hopkins Hospital gets the green light to offer this medical breakthrough as well.

08/23/2012

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Virginia Man Injured In Gun Accident Gets New Face

Doctors make medical history here in Baltimore. For the first time, Maryland surgeons transplant an entire human face.

03/27/2012

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University Of Maryland Medical Center Performs Full Face Transplant

Doctors at the University of Maryland Medical Center have completed a facial transplant.

03/20/2012

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