Simon Bramhall used an argon beam machine to brand his initials onto two patients' livers, and has been removed from the medical register.
For the first time, doctors successfully used a pig heart in a human heart transplant to save a Maryland man from a life-threatening heart condition.
Female patients who saw a male doctor for common surgeries were more likely to experience complications and death than those who saw a woman.
Trevor Noah filed the lawsuit against Hospital For Special Surgery and Dr. Riley J. Williams III in late November.
The surgeon marked the patient's right leg for amputation when she was supposed to remove the left one. She was not fired.
Warren Higgs, 54, lives with Polycystic Kidney Disease, and his kidneys grew so big they crushed his heart, lungs, and stomach.
NYU Langone surgeons attached a working pig kidney to a human body via the blood vessels of the leg, and kept it functioning for more than two days.
New York surgeons attached a genetically-engineered pig kidney to a human body in a groundbreaking surgery that may save transplant patients' lives.
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The one-year-olds had been joined at the back of the head at birth. The surgery was one of 20 ever done in the world, a hospital surgeon said.
Marc Jacobs told his followers that he underwent the procedure in a photo wrapped in gauze, wearing a face mask, and covered in surgical tubing.
Negalem, from Ethiopia, would have died from the tumor once it grew big enough to stop her from eating and breathing. Now "she's a different girl."
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott says he tried to reset his ankle so he could get up after suffering a season-ending ankle injury last year.
Pope Francis reportedly 'reacted well' after the operation that removed half of his colon and came as a surprise to the public, according to reports.
Necrotizing fasciitis, a flesh-eating infection, rapidly spreads in the body. It requires surgery to removed dead skin and sometimes leads to death.
Washington prosecutors are accusing a mom of putting her 6-year-old daughter through 473 unnecessary medical procedures.
Markita McIntyre, 34, died while receiving sleeve gastrectomy surgery in Mexico. The CDC has issued warnings about medical procedures overseas.