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Patient death prompts shutdown of Dominican plastic surgery clinic

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

Officials in the Dominican Republic shut down a clinic run by cosmetic surgeon Edgar Contreras after a 23-year-old American woman died following a liposuction procedure at the clinic. The woman is the fourth to die this year after undergoing plastic surgery at a Dominican clinic. Yahoo (04/26)


Excess skin removal is the final step in massive weight-loss journey

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

FDA approves submental fat injection

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

What will plastic surgery look like in 2045?

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Noninvasive cosmetic procedures don't stop the clock

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

Elastography plus ultrasound diagnoses rupture in breast implants

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

India becoming a cosmetic surgery tourism destination

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

Study investigates use of Botox for post-mastectomy pain

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Study: Average of 2 surgeries needed for post-mastectomy reconstruction

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Animal study uses autologous tissue to regenerate muscle

Plastic Surgery SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015


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