IN THE NEWS: 3D Printing Used to Give a New Nose to a Badly Burned Young Boy

PRWeb - January 7, 2016

Dr. Tal Dagan, an ENT facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon affiliated with the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) succeeded in the total reconstruction of a nosefor a burn victim, 15 year old Dalan Jennet from Majuro, Marshall Islands. At the age of nine, Dalan, while climbing a coconut tree fell and hit a live electrical wire resulting in the complete loss of his nose, the caving in of the top of his skull, severe burns (resulting in scarring of most of the face) and significant loss of vision... CONTINUE READING HERE