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How have doctors used leeches in the past?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

It may surprise you to learn how doctors have used leeches to treat patients in the past.

Watch as Julie Scardina from SeaWorld and Dr. Oz discuss leeches and how they've been used by doctors, in this video.


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