NEUROLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

NEUROLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Young Patient Suffers Stroke After Chiropractic Manipulation NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient in his mid 20’s with a history of back pain that was being managed through chiropractic spinal manipulation. Following one of his sessions, the patient experienced vertigo, nausea, and chills as soon as he left the chiropr …

Patient Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Car Accident NEUROLOGY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Car Accident

This case involves a male patient who was previously in excellent health who was involved in a car accident. The patient began to feel neck muscle stiffness, headaches and shoulder pain days after the incident occurred. The patient presented to his primary …

Neurology Expert Discusses Fatal Delay in Meningitis Diagnosis NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a young male patient who presented to the emergency room with complaints of back pain that had lasted several days. After a brief physical evaluation, the patient was prescribed a muscle relaxant and discharged without any lab studies or …

Woman Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Childbirth NEUROLOGY Expert Case

Woman Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Childbirth

…  to total hemiplegia during the night. A consultation with neurology as well as a CT scan was ordered immediately, and the CT scan …

Neurology Expert Opines on Brain Damage Following Pacemaker Revision Surgery NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who underwent revision surgery to correct an earlier procedure to implant a pacemaker. During the procedure, doctors attempted to place a line into the patient’s jugular vein in order to administer blood products, howeve …

Neurology Experts Discuss Lack of Informed Consent During Nerve Resection NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient with a medical history of cancer, which had been successfully treated. On the date of the incident in question, the patient underwent surgical resection of suspicious lymph nodes. Prior to the surgery, the patient had dis …

Neurology Expert Discuss Tardive Dyskinesia After Prescription Drug Use NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves patients who suffered complications following administration of a commonly used gastrointestinal treatment. The plaintiffs were collectively patients at an in-patient treatment facility for several months, during which time they were ad …

Delay in Ischemic Stroke Treatment Leads to Permanent Cognitive Disabilities NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who developed numbness on her left side and went immediately to her local hospital. Imaging showed possible stroke and swelling. She was not given tPA and was urgently transferred to another medical center. More …

Leading Neurologist Opines on Nerve Damage From Toxic Mold Exposure NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered a number of neurological symptoms after he was exposed to toxic mold in his apartment, which was already plagued with issues of pest infestation and mismanagement. Unbeknownst to the Plaintiff, the apartment he had li …

Neurosurgery Expert Opines on Delayed Care Leading to Paraplegia NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female Plaintiff who injured her back while working in a shipping and receiving center. She presented to her primary care physician complaining of significant pain and was prescribed painkillers and sent home. Over the course of the n …