Dr. Will Mayo said hiring Henry Plummer, M.D., was “the best day’s work” he ever did. Meet the “diversified genius” whose innovations from nearly a century ago shape our work today. This dramatization includes historic photos and films along with contemporary interviews and actors who portray Dr. Plummer’s family, colleagues, patients and friends.
Mayo Clinic Heritage Films produces original documentaries and dramatizations about key aspects of Mayo’s history. With the generous support of our benefactors, these award-winning films include cinematography of the highest quality; rare photos, movies and artifacts; and interviews with people who took part in historic events. Enjoy these preview clips and visit http://store.mayoclinic.com/productList.cfm?mpc=6 to purchase the full-length DVD. Proceeds from the sale of each film support Mayo’s not-for-profit mission of excellence in patient care, research and education.