Master of Arts (MA)
Plastic surgery tourism has grown into a lucrative, international industry as patients travel from the US to Latin American countries for cheaper surgeries with more exaggerated results. Through our reporting, we’ve found that patients are at risk when entering a limbo between countries where insurance policies are vague or non-existent and surgeons guilty of malpractice are rarely held accountable. Complications from plastic surgeries abroad that include diseases and disfigurations leave patients
Krumholtz, Michael, "Turismo estético, un riesgoso viaje que puede convertirse en una pesadilla legal" (2019). CUNY Academic Works.