Failed Spinal Fusions: Disastrous Effects & Lawsuits

It takes bravery to try and change your life, especially when that bravery involves a major surgery such as a spinal fusion. 
Let us introduce you to Talia Goldenberg, a brave young woman who was looking for a better life. At only 23 years old, Talia had an extremely bright future ahead of her. She was smart, beautiful, and had a special artistic ability. But she was also in pain. To help reduce the symptoms of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, she sought the help of a surgeon.
But little did she know, that her surgeon was known for rushing from surgery to surgery. How could she have known? 

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Could You Have A Lingual Nerve Damage Lawsuit?

The world is imperfect, and so are the people who live in it. No matter how long a doctor attended medical school or how much money they spent to become a leading expert in their field, mistakes happen. Unfortunately, botched surgical work is a very real concern. Many have suffered from treatments that have gone wrong. This is sometimes due to a blind trust in the, “Doctor knows best” theory. As a society, patients believe medical professionals are all-knowing and can do no wrong.

When you think of medical malpractice, your immediate thoughts may be understaffed doctor’s offices or busy hospital emergency rooms. And you would be correct. But some of the most overlooked malpractice suits come from the field of dentistry. For many who have experienced injuries by the hand of their dentist, they feel stuck in a grey area. Often ending up in a state of shock and uncertainty. Not knowing how to go about assessing the damage and the need for legal action. Continue reading Could You Have A Lingual Nerve Damage Lawsuit?

7 Shocking Medical Malpractice Stories You Won’t Believe Happened

Today’s technology in medicine is astounding. There are cures and vaccines for diseases that were once terminal. There are machines that can breathe for us, pump our hearts, and scan our brains. Doctors have more knowledge available to them than ever before. So it’s no wonder that many patients place their complete trust in their doctors. 

But one thing hasn’t changed over the years: doctors are still human. They can make mistakes. No matter how much modern medicine improves, there will always be medical “professionals” who seriously mess things up. 

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How To Sue A Doctor For Pain And Suffering

“You may be able to get compensation for pain and suffering.” Do those words sound familiar? You’ve probably heard these claims during those late-night commercials. Or have seen those words on a giant billboard driving down the highway. 

And if you or a loved one have suffered a recent injury due to the negligence of  medical practice, you might be wondering if the words “pain and suffering” are important.

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How Often Are Radiologists Wrong (Malpractice)

The day was November 8th, 1895. And on this day, Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, a quiet and modest man, made a breakthrough discovery.

His discovery? The X-ray.

Röntgen became the recipient of countless accolades and much praise. And with good reason. The X-ray is an invaluable diagnostic tool, along with ultrasounds, CT scans, MRI’s, and more. Thanks to radiology, doctors are able to identify conditions with much more efficiency. Röntgen’s legacy lives on to this day.

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