SPINAL CORD INJURY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Aggressive Chiropractic Maneuvers Causes Extensive Neurological Damage SPINAL CORD INJURY Expert Case

…  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 her neck with …

Discectomy Gone Wrong Causes Spinal Stenosis, Cauda Equina, and Foot Drop SPINAL CORD INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a 48-year-old male who underwent a micro-discectomy at L3-L4. Immediately following the procedure, the patient experienced numbness in his legs along with the inability to void his bladder. An MRI was performed the day after surgery and  …

Delayed Diagnosis of Recurrent Prostate Cancer Leads to Bony Metastasis SPINAL CORD INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a 55-year-old male patient who was diagnosed with Stage II prostate cancer.  The initial pathology reports revealed an adenocarcinoma throughout the prostate, with Gleason scores of 8 in all regions.  A bone scan at the time revealed n …

Spinal Fusion Surgery Causes Mesenteric Ischemia and Death SPINAL CORD INJURY Expert Case

Spinal Fusion Surgery Causes Mesenteric Ischemia and Death

…  a 59-year-old female patient that underwent a complicated spinal fusion surgery to repair severe spinal cord deformity, osteoporotic changes, and multilevel neuro foraminal stenosis. …

Spinal Tumor Surgery Results in Paralysis SPINAL CORD INJURY Expert Case

Spinal Tumor Surgery Results in Paralysis

…  of impotence and incontinence. The patient underwent spinal surgery and experienced several post-op complications with the most …