Florida plastic surgeon charged in death of wife who went into cardiac arrest while he worked on her

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Benjamin Brown was arrested Monday on a charge of manslaughter by culpable negligence, which is a second-degree felony.

A plastic surgeon in the Florida Panhandle was charged with his wife’s death after she suffered a cardiac arrest and died days after he performed after-hours procedures on her in his clinic last year, authorities said.

Benjamin Brown was arrested Monday on a charge of manslaughter by culpable negligence, which is a second-degree felony. He was released from the Santa Rosa County Jail after posting a $50,000 bond.

His defense attorney said Tuesday that Benjamin Brown intended to plead not guilty. An arraignment was scheduled for next month.

“Dr. Brown intends to plead not guilty and vigorously fight the allegations against him in court,” defense attorney Barry Beroset said in a phone call.

Brown’s wife, Hillary Brown, went into cardiac arrest in November while her husband was performing procedures on her at his clinic in the Pensacola

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