Bullfight Doctor In Mexico, the dangers involved in the sport of bullfighting have generated a strange breed of medical practitioner. Every arena employs at least one bullring surgeon, constantly at the ready to aid an injured matador. The bulls, however, are on their own. NPR's Gerry Hadden has the story.

Bullfight Doctor

Bullfight Doctor

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In Mexico, the dangers involved in the sport of bullfighting have generated a strange breed of medical practitioner. Every arena employs at least one bullring surgeon, constantly at the ready to aid an injured matador. The bulls, however, are on their own. NPR's Gerry Hadden has the story.