Celebrity dermatologist parodied on 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' dies

April 7, 2015 1:01 AM

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Dr. Fredric Brandt, the celebrity dermatologist and plastic surgeon parodied by Martin Short on an episode of Netflix's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, has died of an apparent suicide at his home in Florida, according to multiple reports. He was 65.

Brandt's publicist confirmed his death Monday to the New York Post. A pioneer in cosmetic dermatology who helped steer the use of botulinum toxin (botox) and collagen fillers through FDA approval, was also a lecturer and radio host who counted Madonna among his clients.

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