Eye transplants have long been attempted unsuccessfully. Doctors are taking what they’ve learned in hand transplants, especially in nerve regeneration, and applying it to eye transplant development. Experts discuss what need to be accomplished to make transplants a reality.
- Dr. Joel Schuman, Chairman and Professor of Ophthalmology, Neuroscience and Physiology, New York University School of Medicine and Langone Medical Center and Director, Langone Eye Center
- Dr. Kia Washington, Assistant Professor and Associate Director, Hand Transplantation Program, University of Pittsburgh