Almost 1000 patients join class action against celebrity cosmetic surgeons

The lawsuit names Dr Daniel Lanzer and five doctors who worked at his chain of clinics.
Dr Daniel Lanzer.

Close to 1000 patients have now joined a class action against retired cosmetic surgeon Dr Daniel Lanzer and associates, alleging botched results, lasting physical deformities, nerve pain and numbness. 

The procedures include liposuction, Brazilian butt lifts, gynaecomastia procedures, tummy tucks, otoplasty, fat transfers and facelifts performed by a number of doctors in Dr Lanzer’s chain of clinics.