‘A Second Chance’: First Successful Face and Double Hand Transplant Completed

February 3, 2021

(The Guardian) – Doctors at New York University’s Langone Health have completed the very first successful face and double hand transplant, a historic first. “We’ve succeeded in a tremendous undertaking that shows we can continue to take on new challenges and advance the field of transplantation,” Dr Eduardo D Rodriguez, who has led at least four face transplant surgeries, told NBC’s The Today Show.