Mar 29, 2012

Gun accident victim new face transplant

These photographs show before and after images of full face transplant recipient 37-year-old Richard Lee Norris of Hillsville, Virginia, who was injured in a 1997 gun accident. The University of Maryland released details March 27, 2012 of the most extensive full face transplant completed to date, including both jaws, teeth, and tongue.

Now: With his new face, teeth, tongue and jaw after extensive surgery