Surgeons & Heroes (Part 4): A Smile for Christmas

Dusty "Doc" Kirby was shot in the face in the Iraq War on Dec. 25, 2006. It would be ten years from that day before he was able to smile without pain and with a full set of teeth on Christmas again. Our surgeons helped him do that, led by Dr. David Hirsch, director of maxillofacial surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. To help him celebrate this new chapter in his life, we flew him, his girlfriend and four beautiful daughters to New York City for the holiday. Watch their "eye opening journey."

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