Unlike most babies who have a soft spot in their skull so their brains can grow and develop, Layla was born with Apert syndrome, a genetic disorder that caused her skull to be prematurely fused together. She had her first skull reconstruction surgery...
Skull-Expansion Surgery; Mesh Implant Dangers; Treating TMJ
Plastic reconstructive surgeon Dr. Larry Sargent joins The Doctors to explain the cutting-edge procedure to expand Layla's skull. And, Layla and her mom, Lisa, join The Doctors via video to give an update on how she's developing.
Mandy says she's been experiencing painful menstrual cycles for 14 years and has been told she might have endometriosis. Dr. Ashton explains what causes endometriosis, using a medical animation.
The Doctors demonstrate how animated videos help them easily explain how different medical conditions affect the body.
Hear the emotional story of a 2-year-old girl who was born with a rare skull deformity — and witness the cutting-edge surgery to save her life. Then, mesh implants for treating incontinence — potential risks of the popular procedure you need to know. Plus