MediaTakeOut.com is sad to report that a 32-year-old woman named Nikisha Lewis died - during a butt augmentation procedure in Miami.
Nikisha, a married mother-of-two from the Caribbean island of Antigua, flew to Miami to undergo liposuction surgery at Spectrum Aesthetics - a popular surgeon that has a following on Instagram.
Nikisha was undergoing liposuction at the Spectrum Aesthetics clinic in Miami when things went wrong. According to reports, Nikisha stopped breathing and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead about two hours later.
Dr. Rami Ghurani was Lewis' surgeon on Monday. His attorney, Julie Ingle, sent a statement to NBC 6, reading: "Our deepest condolences go out to the patient’s family. Dr. Ghurani is deeply saddened by the loss of his patient and offers his thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. We are unable to provide any details on the patient’s care and treatment due to privacy laws; however, Dr. Ghurani provided the highest level of care as he does with all patients."
Police have launched a homicide investigation into her death.