MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EXPERT WITNESSES

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Pediatric Surgery Experts Discuss Delayed Treatment of Ruptured Appendix MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a 5 year old girl who presented to the ER with fluid in her abdominal cavity as well as a distended stomach. An ultrasound was performed, however it was noted that it did not visualize the appendix. Because of this, and the young age o …

General Surgery Experts Discuss Surgical Wound Infection MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient who was morbidly obese patient who suffered from an infected surgical incision following surgery. The patient presented to a general surgeon for what was initially supposed to be a routine gallbladder removal s …

Expert Discusses Ongoing Fibromyalgia Pain Following Accident MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a healthy middle-aged man who claimed to have experienced ongoing pain from fibromyalgia after suffering a slip and fall accident. On the date of the incident in question, the man was shopping at an outdoor farmer’s market when he slippe …

Gastroenterology Expert Discusses Critical Delay in Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who developed pancreatic cancer following an alleged delay in it’s diagnosis. The patient first presented to her primary care doctor with complaints of stomach pain, nausea, and cramps. She was treated conserva …

Plastic Surgery Expert Opines on Foreign Object Retained After Surgery MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who suffered multiple complications following plastic surgery. On the date of the incident in question, the patient underwent multiple plastic surgeries, including procedures on both his face and body. At some point during …

Respiratory Therapy Expert Discusses Patient Death Following Intubation MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a male teenager who underwent surgery to correct a congenital spinal defect. Post-operatively, he initially remained intubated following the surgery in order to maintain his blood oxygenation. Eventually, he was extubated after his cond …

Pulmonary Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis of Lung Cancer MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a patient with a history of smoking who had a chest x-ray that allegedly reflected a mass in the upper portion of the left lung. The study was allegedly of poor quality and no repeat was done, no biopsy was recommended, and no follow-up …

Chiropractic Manipulation Allegedly Leads to Permanent Injuries MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a young female patient who sought chiropractic treatment for chronic back pain, which she had endured for several months. She received a chiropractic adjustment the day before the incident in question. The following day the patient pre …