Israeli Doctors Successfully Separate Conjoined Twins in Historic Operation




It took hundreds of hours of preparation and countless “practice” operations on sophisticated 3D models designed by Israeli technology experts. But on Sunday, after a grueling 12-hour “life and death” surgery, Israeli doctors announced they had successfully separated twins who were joined at the back of their heads. This complex operation was a first for Israel.


Dr. Isaac Lazar, head of the Pediatric IC