MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EXPERT WITNESSES

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Woman Contracts Debilitating Infection During Spinal Surgery MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

Woman Contracts Debilitating Infection During Spinal Surgery

This case involves a female patient in her early thirties who presented to a pain management specialist complaining of a numbing sensation in her left leg that had gotten progressively worse over the course of several years. Treatment with epidural injec …

Pediatrics Experts Opine on Lack of Treatment for Fatal Pneumonia MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

…  case involves a 13-year-old male patient who had a medical history significant for asthma. During a routine physical exam …  in the hospital for several days, the patient died. The Medical Examiner’s Office determined that the patient suffered from acute viral …

Man Suffers Bowel Perforation, Sepsis After Robotic-Assisted Surgery MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient who suffered complications after undergoing a robotic-assisted prostatectomy in order to treat early-stage prostate cancer. The surgery was performed with the assistance of a da Vinci robotic surgery system, wh …

Woman Suffers Permanent Reproductive Damage After Breech Birth MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a first-time mother who experienced a traumatic delivery after her doctors failed to address her breech presentation before delivery. The patient had presented to her treating obstetrician late in her third trimester of pregnancy compl …

Woman Suffers Permanent Damage to Vision Due to Untreated High Blood Pressure MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged woman who was pregnant with her third child. Near the end of her pregnancy, the Plaintiff was admitted to the hospital for observation, during which time it was discovered that she was suffering from high blood pressure. Th …

Leading Gastroenterology Expert Opines on Failure to Treat High Blood Sugar MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who presented to his family medicine physician with complaints of abdominal pain and weight loss, at which point he was referred to a gastroenterologist for a consultation. During the visit, the doctor noted symptoms that …

Doctor Severs Multiple Nerves and Tendons During Foot Surgery MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who underwent a routine foot surgery, performed by a podiatrist. During the procedure, the podiatrist cut through the plantar nerve. He also completely lacerated a major tendon. These injuries went unrecognized during the  …