Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero predicts that he will be ready to carry out the first head transplant in just two years from now. He says the various medical techniques already exist and he only has to bring them together to succeed.
A young woman gave birth to a child in a Normandy hospital in November and has been experiencing pain ever since. This week she found out why. The surgeon who operated on her left a pair of surgical pliers inside her womb which were there for weeks.
A retired surgeon claims he has found the G-spot that has often been described as the UFO of gynecology. According to the surgeon, the G-spot is a tiny bunch-of-grapes-like structure enclosed in a bluish sac deep in the front wall of the vagina.
Toronto lost a well-known orthopaedic surgeon on May 10 when Dr. Robert Salter passed away at the age of 85. Forty years ago, Dr. Salter pioneered a surgical technique that changed the way joint injuries are treated around the world.
John Petri, 52, an orthopaedic specialist at James Paget Hospital in Gorleston, Norfolk, will leaving for Switzerland next month. The award winning surgeon is quitting Britain as he is disillusioned with NHS.