The Men Who Make Faces

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 1 · Episode 1

Making faces looks at the work of the Maxillofacial Prosthetic Department at the Queen ElizabethHospital in Birmingham. We follow the work of the team as they help patients who require a facial prosthetic due to illness, accident or birth defect.

Episode 3

Series 1 · Episode 3

Peter Toy is dealing with the loss of his nose to cancer. He hopes a prosthetic nose will allow him to get back to his old way of life. We see the skill of the Maxillofacial department as they made a template for a new jaw for Johnny.

Episode 4

Series 1 · Episode 4

We meet Larissa who was born without ears due to a condition called Treacher Collins. The screw holding her prosthetic ear in place has fallen out and she needs an operation to replace it and we follow the story of cancer patient Sue.