Dr Oz: Outpatient Procedures Under Fire
Outpatient procedures are thought of as having low risks. But as in the tragic case of Joan Rivers, who recently died after complications during an operation, that is not always the case. Dr Oz wanted everyone to be aware of the potential for problems anytime you have an operation.
Dr Oz: Joan Rivers Death
Frequent plastic surgery patient Joan Rivers once told Dr Oz that her father was a doctor, and he always warned her about the potential risks from Anesthesia. In late August 2014, Joan went to a clinic for an outpatient procedure. But she went into cardiac arrest.