Celebrity Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Frank Ryan, Dead at 50
Plastic surgeon to the stars, Dr. Frank Ryan, died Monday at the age of 50. Doctor Ryan was the plastic surgeon that performed Heidi Montag’s plastic transformation by performing 10 cosmetic surgeries on the 23-year old reality star. Doctor Ryan has also performed cosmetic surgery on celebrities such as Gene Simmons, Shannon Tweed, Shauna Sand, Adrienne Curry and Vince Neil.
“According to law enforcement, Dr. Ryan’s Jeep went over the side of Pacific Coast Highway yesterday at around 4:30 PM. The Jeep landed on rocks and lifeguards initially tried to help Ryan, to no avail.
Ryan, who was 50, was trapped in the vehicle and had major head injuries. The Ventura County Fire Department tried hoisting Ryan using a helicopter, but the attempt was called off. Ryan was pronounced dead at the scene.
Minutes before the crash, Ryan Tweeted, “After 25 years of driving by, I finally hiked to the top of the giant sand dune on the pch west of Malibu. Much harder than it looks! Whew!”
Ryan’s last Tweet, “Border collie jill surveying the view from atop the sand dune.” Law enforcement tells us the dog was injured but survived.“