171 Views

Brazilian Celebrity Butt-enhancement Surgeon, ‘Dr Bumbum’ Arrested Over Death of Patient

Brazilian celebrity buttock-enhancement surgeon, Dr. Bumbum has been caught over the death of a patient in a botched operation after spending four days on the run. Police said on Twitter that the doctor, who performed the operation in his own apartment, was arrested in Rio.
Denis Furtado, popularly known as Dr. Bumbum, was arrested in an office building thanks to a tip from an anonymous telephone caller, police said.
His mother, accused of being an accomplice, was also arrested.

Furtado was considered capable of performing magic on women’s bodies, in particular, their bottoms, and became known throughout the country for his expertise.
The 45-year-old’s Instagram account reflects his popularity with 650,000 followers.

But he had been on the run since Sunday over the death of a bank employee named Lilian Quezia Calixto, who perished hours after a buttock enlargement procedure at Furtado’s home in the upmarket Barra de Tijuca neighborhood of Rio.
Calixto had traveled 1,250 miles from her home to see the surgeon.
She underwent surgery on Saturday and started feeling sick soon thereafter.
Upon arriving at the hospital on Sunday, she was suffering from a racing heart-beat and hypertension, and after four heart attacks, she died.
Soon after, Furtado disappeared. He now faces charges of homicide and criminal association.
Furtado used a controversial technique in his buttock improvement surgery, injecting a substance called acrylic glass.
The news has caused shockwaves throughout the industry – Brazil is second only to the United States for the number of plastic surgeries carried out.

The Brazilian Plastic Surgery Society (SBPC) was quick to denounce Furtado, saying “the growing invasion of non-specialists in the specialty has provoked more and more fatalities like this one.”
“You cannot perform plastic surgery inside an apartment. Many people are selling a dream, a fantasy to patients in an unethical way and people, weakened, are often attracted to low prices, without considering whether or not the conditions are adequate,”
 SBPC president Niveo Steffen told AFP.
Steffen said the injection of synthetic biopolymers or polymers, like acrylic glass, is very dangerous and has caused dozens of deaths among women in Latin America, especially in Venezuela.

You may be interested

Lagos Driver, Abuchi Okpara Who Disappeared After Hitting LASTMA Official, Ogunmeru Arrested in Ghana
Metro News
63 views
Metro News
63 views

Lagos Driver, Abuchi Okpara Who Disappeared After Hitting LASTMA Official, Ogunmeru Arrested in Ghana

MT - August 15, 2018

A driver with King Solomon Chariots Transportation, Abuchi Okpara, who fled to Ghana after allegedly hitting a Lagos State Traffic…

“Living Abroad is More Difficult than Living in Nigeria”- Lady Narrates Her Ordeal in the US
Metro News
138 views
Metro News
138 views

“Living Abroad is More Difficult than Living in Nigeria”- Lady Narrates Her Ordeal in the US

MT - August 15, 2018

In a bid to dispel the notion that living abroad is paradise, @mochievous has narrated her experience of hardship abroad.…

“I Thought You Had Sense” – Bobrisky Slams Comedian, Lively for Calling Him and Blackface Bad Mentors
Entertainment
56 views
Entertainment
56 views

“I Thought You Had Sense” – Bobrisky Slams Comedian, Lively for Calling Him and Blackface Bad Mentors

MT - August 15, 2018

Nigerian crossdresser and bleaching advocate, Bobrisky has taken to his social media page to blast IG comedian, MC Lively for…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.