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California man’s face transplant cost $1.5 million, medical center says

A face transplant that gave Cameron Underwood — a 26-year-old California native who attempted to kill himself two years ago — a new lease on life cost more than a million dollars. To date, the procedure — it was performed by the face transplant team at  New York University Langone Medical Center —  has cost $ 1.5 million,… Read More »

Pediatric dentistry center gets new leader

Travis Nelson, clinic chief of the University of Washington’s Center for Pediatric Dentistry, has been named acting chair of the UW School of Dentistry’s Department of Pediatric Dentistry. The appointment took effect Nov. 1, pending approval by the UW Board of Regents. Dr. Travis Nelson In the new role, Nelson will oversee the predoctoral and residency programs, departmental operations,… Read More »