Fatal flaws : One business helped transform Miami into a national destination for plastic surgery. Eight women died.
MIAMI - Just after dawn, the women arrive.
They come in taxis and rental cars, to a strip mall clinic tucked between a barber shop and a discount shoe store.
They fly in from across the country for deals they can't get back home - thousands of dollars off cosmetic surgeries, available, if they like, on payment plans.
Inside, the lobby looks like any other surgery center: polished white floors, sleek, modern furniture, a large flat screen flashing images of beautiful bodies.
But this clinic is run like a factory assembly line, where individual doctors - many of them with little specialized training - line up patients and operate on as many as eight a day, an investigation by USA TODAY and the Naples Daily News has fou...