The Science of Healing: Faces of Childhood
Watch Now! Episode aired Wednesday, October 23, 6:30 p.m. on KMOV-TV 4
In this 30-minute special, we follow the stories of three children forever changed by SLUCare plastic surgeon Dr. Alexander Lin.
Watch as Dr. Lin uses the power of 3D printing to rebuild a child’s face after an accident by moving the bones around her eyes and forehead. See how he expands a fused skull to allow a young boy’s brain room to grow, and repairs a teenager’s jaw as the final step in a series of cleft palate surgeries.