A 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