Woman, 29, dies after procedure at South Florida plastic surgery clinic

surgery14n-1-webA 29-year-old woman who traveled to South Florida for cosmetic surgery died after her procedure Thursday afternoon, police said.

Heather Meadows, a mother of two from West Virginia, suffered medical complications at Encore Plastic Surgery in Miami-Dade County, Hialeah policetold the Miami Herald. Medical staff at a nearby hospital later pronounced her dead.

State health officials said the licensed clinic has no active complaints. Yet the newspaper linked Encore to an active medical malpractice case and a 2013 death at another Hialeah clinic following a buttocks augmentation.  Source

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