A Close Shave: Meet the Barber-Surgeon

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Haircuts, tooth extractions, blade and bullet wounds, and general good health. The doctor is in, and he’s unlicensed – but he comes cheap!

Explore medicines, dentistry and surgical tools and discover gruesome cures and medical secrets. From blood-letting to amputation, our barber-surgeon reveals the gory secrets of surgery from centuries past.

Not for the faint-hearted! Leeches anyone?

Sunday 511.00AMJuly


Aston Hall

Trinity Road

B6 6JD Birmingham GB

0121 675 4722

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