\"Michael

Michael Jackson 'The King of Pop' photographed in 2007 Photo by: Google Images

Irish doctor admits he injected Micheal Jackson twice with propofol

\"Michael

Michael Jackson 'The King of Pop' photographed in 2007 Photo by: Google Images

An Irish cosmetic surgeon had admitted he administered the drug propofol on two occasions to Michael Jackson while  the star lived in Ireland, but stated that he used an anesthesiologist on both occasions.

He stated it was almost impossible for Jackson to have administered the drug to himself as  the defense claims.

Dr. Conrad Murray faces four years in prison over his use of the drug on Jackson the night he died and is currently on trial in Los Angeles.

Dr. Philip Treacy treated the star for the skin condition vitigo while he was recording in Ireland, he told CNN’s Dr. Drew Pinsky.

"Michael had derma fillers in his face but the area around his nose -- he was very hypersensitive because of previous surgery he had," said Dr Treacy.

------------------

READ MORE:

Ireland must reduce doctors' working hours or face legal action warns European Commission

Donald Trump’s Atlantic City casino offers plastic surgery jackpot

Irish scientists examine the health benefits of chocolate - guinea pigs needed

------------------

"As a consequence he wanted sedation prior to getting some fillers in his face."

He said there was no way Michael could have self administered the drug.

"My most serious concern about this case is the fact that the defence said that Michael Jackson could have killed himself by giving himself a syringe of propofol and a syringe was found under the bed," Dr Treacy said.

"If you get an injection of it, there is no antidote, but it only lasts four minutes and it wears off.

"It's almost physically impossible that Michael Jackson could have killed himself," hehe added.

Dr Treacy, who has a clinic in Dublin’s exclusive Ailesbury Road, said that the doctor must have administered the dose.

"The only person that could have done it was the doctor who was there because you would have had to manually run a maintenance dose in order to keep him asleep."

COMMENTS

Log in with your social accounts:

Or, log in with your IrishCentral account:

Forgot your password ?

Don't have an account yet? Register now !

Join IrishCentral with your social accounts:


Already have an account ?

For Newsletter Subscribers – Draw for 1 Prize on December 31st.

Prize: Your Piece of Ireland – a Square of Land in the heart of the Glens of Antrim, Ireland

More details here (or you can buy a little piece of Ireland directly): http://bit.ly/1zew9ox

Terms & Conditions

Or, sign up for an IrishCentral account below:

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


Make sure we gathered the correct information from you

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


You already have an account on IrishCentral! Please confirm you're the owner.


Our new policy requires our users to save a first and last name. Please update your account: