Last week, the world received news of the first partial face transplant. The operation was performed in France to a woman whose face had been severely disfigured after being mauled by a dog. Dr. Thomas Wise, chairman of the Psychiatry Department at Inova Fairfax Hospital talks about emotional issues surrounding such operations.
Dr. Thomas Wise, chairman of the Psychiatry Department at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va. Professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University.