Implants on Trial

Implants on Trial

Mr Jean Claude Mas, the founder of the implant manufacturer, PIP (Poly Implant Prothese) is facing trial in Marseilles, France along with his deputy, the quality director, the technical director and products chief of the now defunct company which was shut down in March 2010 after the use of non-authorised silicone gel was discovered sparking a worldwide health scare.

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Darryl Hodgkinson

About The Author - Darryl Hodgkinson

Dr. Darryl J. Hodgkinson is recognized world-wide as an expert in cosmetic plastic surgery with more than thirty years of experience in both cosmetic and plastic/reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Hodgkinson did his plastic surgical training at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in the United States and is amongst an elite group of a very few surgeons to hold two degrees in plastic surgery from American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons, Canada.

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