News tagged with face transplant

US face transplant patient promotes organ donation

(AP) -- There is an initial shock upon first glance at Connie Culp, the woman who received the nation's first face transplant nearly two years ago. She taps her way through the hospital waiting room, feeling ...

Sep 17, 2010
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Spain's 1st face transplant patient can smile now

(AP) -- Spain's first face transplant patient - the first anywhere to get a new tongue and jaw - has been so pleased by his new appearance that he smiled, hospital officials said Saturday.

Aug 23, 2009
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