SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Man Suffers Permanent Disfigurement from Botched Mohs Procedure SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man who underwent a Mohs procedure in order to remove a cancerous lesion from the skin of his face. The lesion was removed from underneath his left eye on the ridge of his cheekbone, and the procedure began with a conservat …

Defective Surgical Warming Blanket Design Blamed for Severe Burns SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a man who was admitted for a gastric bypass and in preparation for the operation, a Snuggle Warm Blanket System was applied to his chest/upper body. At the end of the procedure, the warmer was removed and it was discovered that the patie …

Insurance Company is Accused of Bad Faith Dealings After Car Accident SURGERY Expert Case

…  accident and required significant therapy and ultimately surgery. The patient had suffered a neck injury as a child, which had required the same surgery to treat. The plaintiff was an uninsured motorist, and his claim was …

Orthopedic Surgery Patient Suffers Ongoing Pain From Bone Substitute Implant SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who had developed a bone void secondary to a broken leg suffered while skiing. In order to treat this void, the patient received an injection of bone substitute. The procedure was performed without evident complications an …

Patient Develops Compartment Syndrome During Urinary Surgery SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Develops Compartment Syndrome During Urinary Surgery

This case involves a male patient who underwent a number of surgical procedures after being diagnosed with bilateral urethral strictures. The patient was placed in the lithotomy position. All of the procedures were performed at once and took a total of 10  …