Texas Doctors Perform World's First Skull-Scalp TransplantTexas doctors say they have done the world's first partial skull and scalp transplant to help a man with a large head wound from cancer treatment.
2-Year-Old Named After Superhero Experiences Medical “Miracle”There's a little guy at Children's Medical Center in Dallas who looked kind of blue before his latest surgery. Heart problems left Stark Novak weak and actually turning the color blue.
Dallas Infant Dies Waiting For TransplantA Dallas infant who desperately needed a transplant had died.
Transplant Recipients Unite With North Texas Donor FamilyTo the unknowing, it was a simple wave of the hand. “It’s hard to describe what a gift that is...” With his voice trailing off into silence and his eyes filling with tears, Ronnie Thurman knows that wave is a miracle.
Lung Donation Recipient Meets Donor FamilyNo one should ever have to bury their child, but one Waco family can take comfort in the fact that they fulfilled his last wishes.
FDA Approves New Drug To Treat Hepatitis CThe Federal Drug Administration has approved a new drug to treat hepatitis C.
Face Transplant: North Texas Man Thriving 2 Years After Operations The nation's first full face transplant patients are growing into their new appearances — literally. Medical imaging shows new blood vessel networks have formed, connecting transplanted skin with facial tissue.
North Texas Marine Donates Kidney To Save His Brother's LifeTwo brothers, who've been separated by miles, will forever be linked now by a kidney.
North Texas Lung Transplant Patient Making HistoryMichael Young of Grand Prairie never set out to make medical history. The 59-year-old simply made it a point to take care of himself, follow his doctors’ orders and diligently adhere to his medication. In June, Young will become one of a small group of lung transplant patients who have survives 20 years past their surgery.
Face Transplant Patient Can Feel Daughter's KissesA North Texas man who had a face transplant a year ago says now he can feel his daughter's kisses. Dallas Wiens of Fort Worth was at a Boston hospital Monday to follow up with his transplant team.
Some Patients Too Obese For Transplant SurgeryFor them, desperate times call for drastic measures and a surgery that helps them take off the excess weight quickly but safely.
Fort Worth Full Face Transplant Patient Makes 1st AppearanceThe nation's first full face transplant recipient, a 25-year-old Fort Worth man, has made his first public appearance since his operation.