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 Dr. Alexander Lin, SLUCare craniofacial and pediatric plastic surgeon.
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.