Geoffrey Smith talks about The English Surgeon.
In this excerpt from the 2004 BBC documentary Your Life in Their Hands, physician Henry Marsh performs surgery to remove a life-threatening tumor from a patient's brain.
Dr. Henry Marsh performs awake brain surgery on a patient in the Ukraine.
Dr. Henry Marsh arrives at a hospital in the Ukraine, bringing equipment and expertise to patients in need.
Dr. Henry Marsh talks about the first time he went to the Ukraine and why he decided to try to improve things there.
Dr. Marsh talks about the challenges of neurosurgery, how he began working with Igor and more.
Dr. Henry Marsh gives an update on the situation in the Ukraine, his friend Igor and more.
A remarkable depiction of one doctor's commitment to relieving suffering and of the emotional turmoil he undergoes in bringing hope to a desperate people.