#1 DAILY NEWSPAPER IN CENTER CITY
Boob jobs from hell
tic surgeon in Coral Gables, Fla., who is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. â€œIt makes all the sense in the world to check up on your surgeon.â€? â€œYou say to yourself, â€˜What were some of these people thinking?â€™â€? he added. The ABPS, the worldâ€™s largest organization of boardcertified plastic surgeons, warns that more patients than ever are getting injured or dying because they are choosing to undergo procedures with unqualified surgeons or people. The Texas story is just one case in a string of recent horrifying plastic surgery nightmares, which includes one woman who injected rubber cement into her patients to give them butt implants. A Los Angeles woman was left with a â€œuniboob,â€? where both her breasts were connected by skin after a botched surgery. And just last year, a woman received a $10 million settlement from a British judge who determined her face lift surgery, which was performed in Leeds, U.K., caused nerve damage. Baker says he understands
As reports of botched implants increase, we ask plastic surgeons about what to look for in a doctor Instead of going to a licensed medical practitioner for breast augmentation two weeks ago, a woman from Tyler, Texas, decided to go to Queen Divas Hair Salon and Spa instead. There, she was implanted with an unidentified substance by salon owner Carmel Foster, authorities told a local television station. The woman â€œbecame very ill â€” her chest was swollen, and she was complaining of a lot
of pain.â€? She was admitted to a local hospital in critical condition.
â€œIt makes all the sense in the world to check up on your surgeon.â€? DR. STEPHAN BAKER, LICENSED PLASTIC SURGEON IN CORAL GABLES, FLA., AMERICAN BOARD OF PLASTIC SURGERY CERTIFIED
Going under the knife is a pricey and painful decision, but thousands choose to undergo the procedures in search of that ideal body. But, the unsafe -â€” not to mention highly illegal -â€” choice to cut costs and go with a less reputable doctor or use an unlicensed person can be downright deadly. â€œYouâ€™re having surgery electively,â€? explains Dr. Stephan Baker, a licensed plas-
Looking for a&DUHHUas a 6RFLDO:RUNHU$VVLVWDQW"
Get started with Career Training in +XPDQ6HUYLFHV
Â´,OLNHZRUNLQJZLWKSHRSOHDQG for Ma rch Class! 26th ZDQWHGWRJDLQPRUHNQRZOHGJH RIWKH+XPDQ6HUYLFHVĂ€HOG 7KHLQVWUXFWRUVDW2UOHDQV7HFKDUHJUHDWÂľ Martina â€“ Orleans Technical Institute Graduate, September 2010
6-Month Training Program â€˘ Build skills for a rewarding career working with youth, seniors, individuals with disabilities, people in recovery, victims of violence, and other populations in need. â€˘ Develop knowledge and practical experience for employment in a variety of settings: schools, hospitals, youth centers, government or social services agencies, community organizations, rehabilitation or residential facilities, correctional programs, and more. â€˘ Graduates can transfer credits toward a degree in social work or related ďŹ eld at 3 area colleges.
Call us today at or apply online at ZZZRUOHDQVWHFKHGX Â‡:HRIIHUMREVHDUFKDVVLVWDQFHDQGĂ€QDQFLDODLGLVDYDLODEOH IRUWKRVHZKRTXDOLI\ Â‡$SSOLFDQWVPXVWKDYHDKLJKVFKRROGLSORPDRU*(' Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC); Licensed by the PA State Board of Private Licensed Schools For program disclosure information, please go to www.orleanstech.edu
2770 Red Lion Road, Phila, PA (accessible via bus routes #1 and 14)
CHIP Now Covers Braces!
Published on Feb 29, 2012
Poll of residents finds many unhappy with level of tax burden But paradoxically, nearly half willing to shell out more in taxes for bigger g...