Paolo is a smart and handsome surgeon, renowned for his ability to perform surgeries that transform his patients’ lives. When television producer Benita covers him for a story, he’ll transform her life too, but not in the ways she expects. As Benita crosses professional lines to be with him, she learns how far Paolo will go to protect his secrets. And halfway around the world, four doctors at a prestigious medical institute make shocking discoveries of their own that call everything into question. From Wondery comes Season Three of the hit podcast, Dr. Death. MIRACLE MAN tells the story of a globe-trotting surgeon who seduces the medical world, and sweeps one woman off her feet. Hosted by Laura Beil.
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If you're looking for a new, true crime, podcast that'll give you chills, check out doktor death season, three miracle man, it's the terrifying true story of Doktor, Paolo Mackey, Irene, a charming surgeon who left a trail of bodies behind him. This season begins with storybook romance between Benita, Alexander and Doktor Paolo MAC, Jerrine Doktor Mackey Arena was a world famous italian surgeon, pioneering a ground breaking new treatment that could save thousands of lives. They travelled the world together, lavish vacations romantic get a ways, and it wasn't long before he proposed to her promising the Clinton's Obama's and even John Legend would be at their wedding. What Benita didn't know, then, was that for new fiance would take her to the centre of an international medical scandal that which shocked the World Doktor Paolo Mackey Arena had lied about everything and six people will die, for she would uncover that. Wasn't the miracle man he made himself out, I'm about to play you a preview of doktor death season, three miracle man, while your listening make sure to follow doktor death season, three miracle, man on Apple podcast or wherever you're listening or you can listen to new episodes early and ad free by subscribing to wondering, plus in Apple podcast or the wondering app.
It was the second night of Benita Alexander's romantic, get away in Moscow and so far
everything had been perfect. The typical.
four hotel there, the tour guide
everything over the top the beautiful dinners he often on these trips,
more jewellery. He was always giving me beautiful. Jewellery did spent the day sight, seeing and shopping and had just settle down for dinner at the cafe Pushkin restaurant.
The man who had swept her offer feet. Seven months earlier was sitting across the table this man,
knows exactly how attractive and good looking he is, and he knows he looks like George cloning
that only been seeing each other for a short time, but we need a new. She was already in love
He was handsome caring and successful. In fact, he was here on a business trip. A new clinic
trial. He didn't
I did Benita along, but she almost didn't make it for months
the surgery, I'm back and forth to the doctor.
constantly, and they can't get rid of this infection.
He'd invited Benito alone, but she almost didn't make it just a few weeks earlier should had surgery and gotten an infection, but after some antibiotics, things seem to be getting better besides
She really wanted to see Moscow and then
section cleared up enough that my doctors said your fine you're, ok to travel, but now
At dinner, it was clear, something was very wrong and I start of having horrible pain like piercing pain at first. She tried to tough it out, helping to make it through the desert, but ass was just too much. I remember squeezing palace handed a table and I just look at him- and I say my love something's wrong. A look of concern. Flashed across Paulos Face everything's gonna be ok. He said he got up from the table, threw down some cash and grabbed her coat, and I could barely walk barely again in the taxi they made it back to their hotel in tee said: lie down on the bed. Benita quickly pulled off. Her clothes is best she could so he could see the wound. He looked at the incision and he looked at me and he said: do you trust me, and I just looked at him and I said, get me: another glass of wine
Paolo gave a soft smile and then walked to the many French he pulled out. A bottle of wine, then build a glass to the brim and handed it to her. I promptly slugged and I lay down, and he said where your scissors I have these travel scissors that I was using to cut the gauze that I was covering the incision with other in the bathroom, because in the bathroom money gets my travel scissors and he is for outside or something whenever he had two programme for sterilised them. He came back over to her looked her in the eyes and he said: do you trust me and I just
my head and he
If the scissors- and he
lungs them. My the pain was, unlike anything, should felt.
Benita has a high pain threshold, but first second, she thought she was going to black out one hand with gripping the bed and the other was holding onto Paolo, Shoulder Paolo told her that he had released the past from her infection, and it would help her heel. She believed them because she trusted him. She wasn't that only one fellow surgeons trusted Paolo patients trusted Paolo, but this dashing globe trotting miracle working doctor would betray them all. I believe in miracles. I believe, a magic I believe in love. It just seemed like this is getting bigger. Of course, why not- and we saw were more lies in these matters-
Whoever said love is blind, wasn't kitten,
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Transcript generated on 2021-08-16.