CHIROPRACTIC EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Chiropractic Manipulation Allegedly Leads to Permanent Injuries CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

…  a young female patient in North Dakota who sought chiropractic treatment for chronic back pain, which she had endured for several months. She received a chiropractic spinal manipulation and adjustment the day before the incident in …

Patient Suffers Permanent Foot Drop After Chiropractic Manipulation CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

…  patient who suffered permanent injuries after undergoing a chiropractic spinal manipulation in order to treat back pain. The Plaintiff …  these new symptoms, the Defendant recommended additional chiropractic treatment. During the course of the manipulations, the Plaintiff …

Chiropractic Maneuver Under Anesthesia Causes Cardiac Arrest and Death CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case takes place in Kansas and involves a 40-year-old male patient who was under the care of a chiropractor for two months following a motor vehicle accident. The chiropractor suggested that the patient receive several manipulations that would be perf …

Independent Medical Examiner Tests Woman Hit Head-On for Head, Spine Injuries CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

In this case, an independent medical examiner evaluates injuries sustained by the plaintiff, located in Nebraska, who alleges that she was operating her SUV in a careful manner in a southbound lane when defendant, now deceased, was traveling northbound and …

Man paralyzed by falling merchandise in store CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Man paralyzed by falling merchandise in store

This case involves a fifty-seven-year-old man who was shopping with his wife at a self-service retail store. The man and his wife were shopping for a folding chair for the man’s wife, who was several months pregnant. The folding chairs were located in th …

Spinal Surgery Causes Cauda Equina Syndrome With Bowel Incontinence CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case involves a fifty-year-old male who presented to his primary care physician with complaints of lower back pain. He was referred to an orthopedic surgery for a consultation. The surgeon recommended that the patient undergo a decompression and hemi …

Aggressive Chiropractic Maneuvers Causes Extensive Neurological Damage CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case involves a nurse who sustained a work related neck injury that was isolated to the C5-C6 area of her spine, which later worsened, allegedly due to a physical therapist. After her injury, the patient went to a physical therapist that manipulated h …

Nicked Phrenic Nerve Causes Respiratory Issues CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Nicked Phrenic Nerve Causes Respiratory Issues

This case involved a 45-year-old male patient with a significant past medical history of shoulder pain secondary to a sports related rotator cuff injury. The patient underwent a brachial plexus interscalene block procedure for pain management therapy. As a …