Doctor investigated for posing as surgeon
A National District Judge, Honorio Antonio Suzaña has ordered Dr. Jhoenny Maldonado Lorenzo to wear an electronic monitoring tag and imposed bail of RD$100,000 for posing as a plastic surgeon.
As reported in El Día, the doctor set up the Centro Medico Dermostetic Laser Clinic at Calle 13 at the corner with Calle Armando Oscar Pacheco in Urbanización Fernández in the National District. According to the case file, unautorized plastic surgery procedures were being carried out at the center.
The Plastic Surgery Society says that Maldonado is not specialized in surgery.
Prosecutors have presented testimony from several plaintiffs, as well as an autopsy report on Agustina Benita Rodríguez Marcelino who died following post-surgery complications.
Source: DR1, Eldia
Oct 20, 2016
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