Gifted Hands 20th Anniversary Edition: The Ben Carson Story



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In 1987, Dr. Benjamin Carson gained worldwide recognition for his half within the first profitable separation of Siamese twins joined in the back of the pinnacle. Carson pioneered once more in a uncommon process referred to as a hemispherectomy, giving youngsters with out hope a second likelihood at life by means of a daring operation wherein he actually removes one half of their mind. Such breakthroughs aren’t uncommon for Ben Carson. He’s been beating the chances since he was a toddler. Raised in interior-metropolis Detroit by a mom with a 3rd grade training, Ben lacked motivation. He had horrible grades. And a pathological mood threatened to place him in jail. However Sonya Carson satisfied her son he may make one thing of his life, despite the fact that the whole lot round him mentioned in any other case. Belief in God, a relentless perception in his personal capabilities, and sheer willpower catapulted Ben from failing grades to the directorship of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Gifted Fingers takes you into the working room to witness surgical procedures that made headlines around the globe—and into the non-public thoughts of a compassionate, God-fearing doctor who lives to assist others.