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Doctor Severs Multiple Nerves and Tendons During Foot Surgery PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  case involves a male patient who underwent a routine foot surgery, performed by a podiatrist. During the procedure, the podiatrist cut …  surgical procedure, he found the injuries and looked for a plastic surgeon in the hospital, but could not find one. He then simply sutured …

Plastic Surgery Experts Discuss Botched Brest Augmentation Procedure PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  to a medical spa in order to undergo breast augmentation surgery. A few days After the procedure, the woman noted significant drooping …  deteriorate, and the treating physician attempted a second surgery to implant fat in the woman’s breasts to counteract the drooping. …

Cosmetic Surgery Leads to Permanent Nerve Damage PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Cosmetic Surgery Leads to Permanent Nerve Damage

…  patient who underwent an elective procedure performed by a plastic surgeon. Following the surgery, the patient began experiencing weakness, numbness and tingling in …

Surgery Proceeds Despite Failure to Fast PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Surgery Proceeds Despite Failure to Fast

…  She had elected to undergo a cosmetic rhinoplasty from a plastic surgeon. On the day of the procedure, the patient purchased a meal from …

Cosmetic Surgery Severely Burns Patient PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Cosmetic Surgery Severely Burns Patient

…  a cosmetic procedure. The plaintiff saw the defending plastic surgeon for laser liposuction procedure using “Smart-lipo” …  the procedure on the plaintiff’s abdomen and flanks. Post-surgery, the patient was found to have suffered extensive burns, and is left …

Patient Severely Burned By IV Fluid Extravasation PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Severely Burned By IV Fluid Extravasation

…  the wound with gauze, Kerlix and Silver Sulfadiazine. A plastic surgery consult was not requested until weeks later. The wound required …

Failed Breast Augmentation Procedure Requires Numerous Corrective Surgeries PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  the facility. The patient sought a second opinion from a plastic surgeon who examined the patient and noted full thickness loss and loss …  surgeon, and it has been determined that additional surgery was necessary to revise scarring and to treat grade III breast ptosis …

Breast reduction surgery leads to chronic infection of surgical site PLASTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  of her primary care physician the patient consulted a plastic surgeon regarding a breast reduction to relieve her symptoms. The …  of the treating plastic surgeon as a last resort.  The surgery took place without any intraoperative complications. However, soon …