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In Detail

  1. In Detail: Urethral Stricture

    Laurence visits Mr Paul Anderson to find out why he's been having toilet troubles. Watch this video→

  2. In Detail: Curved Penis

    Paul's penis curves when erect and it's affecting his sex life, so he goes under the knife. Watch this video→

  3. In Detail: Urethral Reconstruction

    An in detail look at an operation to reconstruct a man's urethra. Watch this video→

  4. Tubular breasts

    In Detail: Tubular Breasts

    We take an in detail look at an operation to correct tubular breasts. Watch this video→

  5. Fungal Toe

    In Detail: Fungal Toe

    We take an in detail look at an operation to remove a fungal toenail that has been causing extreme discomfort. Watch this video→

  6. Peyronie's disease

    In Detail: Peyronie's Disease

    We take a closer look at an operation to correct Peyronie's disease, which causes a man's penis to curve sharply to one side. Watch this video→

  7. In Detail: Flat Chest

    An in detail look at the operation to to augment a woman's breasts. Watch this video→

  8. Thread veins

    In Detail: Thread Veins

    An in detail look at the operation to remove thread veins. Watch this video→

  9. Endometriosis

    In Detail: Endometriosis

    An in detail look at an operation to treat Endometriosis Watch this video→

  10. Sagging breasts

    In Detail: Sagging Breasts

    An in detail look at the operation to correct a pair of sagging breasts Watch this video→

  11. Poland's syndrome

    In Detail: Poland's Syndrome

    An in detail look at the surgery involved in correcting Poland's syndrome Watch this video→

  12. Breast reconstruction

    In Detail: Breast and Nipple Reconstruction

    An in detail look at an operation to reconstruct a breast post-mastectomy, and to recreate a nipple. Watch this video→

  13. Piles

    In Detail: Piles

    An in detail look at the operation to cure a painful case of piles Watch this video→

  14. Anal fistula

    In Detail: Anal Fistula

    An in detail look at the operation to remove a perianal abscess. Watch this video→

  15. Sweaty hands

    In Detail: Sweaty Hands

    An in detail look at the operation to cure a case of hiperhidrosis on the hands. Watch this video→

  16. Inverted nipple

    In Detail: Inverted Nipple

    An in detail look at the operation to correct an inverted nipple Watch this video→

  17. Vascular birthmark

    In Detail: Vascular Birthmark

    An in detail look at the operation to correct a vascular birthmark. Watch this video→

  18. Buried penis

    In Detail: Buried Penis

    An in detail look at an operation to correct a buried penis Watch this video→

  19. Adam's apple

    In Detail: Adam's Apple

    An in detail look at the operation to remove an Adam's apple Watch this video→

  20. Sore labia

    In Detail: Sore Labia

    An in detail look at the operation to treat a sore labia. Watch this video→

  21. Thread veins

    In Detail: Facial Thread Veins

    An in detail look at the operation to remove facial thread veins. Watch this video→

  22. Thymus gland

    Charlotte's Story: Thymus Gland

    Charlotte undergoes an exploratory operation to find out if her Thymus gland might be the cause of her immune deficiency. Watch this video→

  23. Feeding tube insertion

    Charlotte's Story: Feeding Tube Insertion

    This video explains the process Charlotte went through in order to have a feeding tube inserted into her stomach. Watch this video→

  24. Charlotte's story

    Charlotte's Story: First Visit to the Clinic

    Dr Christian meets Charlotte for the first time. Watch this video→

  25. Period Diaries

    Period Diaries

    Three women discuss their experiences of their monthly period with Dr Dawn. Watch this video→

  26. Resuscitate

    How To Resuscitate

    Dr Pixie presents a short guide to how to resuscitate somebody who is unconscious. Watch this video→

  27. Dr James Logan's Hookworm Experiment

    Dr James Logan infects himself with hookworms, with some remarkable side effects Watch this video→

  28. Buried Penis

    In Detail: Buried Penis Extended Cut

    Scott came to see Dr Dawn with a personal problem, and he went under the knife with remarkable results. Watch this video→



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