The Face of Courage

Dr. Bohdan Pomahac, director of plastic surgery transplantation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, explains how a breakthrough face transplant can help dramatically improve Carmen’s life.

If life as you know it suddenly shattered, how would you pick up the pieces? In 2007, a brutal attack destroyed Carmen’s body and nearly took her life. Four years later, she joins <i>The Doctors</i> to share her extraordinary story.

In 2007, Carmen Tarleton, a registered nurse and mother of two, barely survived a brutal attack, when her estranged husband beat her with a baseball bat and doused her with industrial-strength lye.

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