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Virginia doctor accused of performing unnecessary surgeries

Dr. Javaid Perwaiz’s website describes his surgical skills for gynecological procedures as “unparalleled.” But federal prosecutors say many of the procedures he performed were unnecessary, unwanted and even unknown to some of his patients. Perwaiz, 69, of Chesapeake, Virginia, was arrested last week in a case that has drawn outrage and prompted patients seeking their… Read More »

Boy who went into sudden cardiac arrest clings to life after 4 open heart surgeries in 4 years 

EXCLUSIVE: Eight-year-old who went into sudden cardiac arrest clings to life after surviving four open heart surgeries in just four years Jace Curd, eight, from Pell City, Alabama, was born with several heart defects including a hole in his heart and a defective valve that lets blood flow  He had four open heart surgeries before… Read More »