4 Medical Errors That Can Lead to a Malpractice Lawsuit

Medical Malpractice Attorneys

While we all want to believe that the medical professionals we entrust to our care are competent enough to heal us rather than harm us, sadly this isn’t always the case. Negligent actions of health care professionals result in countless injuries and deaths each and every year, but people often fail to report them as […]

Are Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Driving Up Health Care Costs?

Defensive Medicine: Myth or fact? You’ve probably heard it stated as fact: the risk of crazy lawsuits is forcing doctors to practice defensive medicine, raising the cost of health care. This idea gets spread around a lot, especially during election season or when “tort” reform” is on the agenda. But is it true? According to […]

Robotic Surgery ERROR Cover-up – Thousands Injured or Dead.

In March of  2009, Erin Izumi, a 30 year-old woman from Tacoma, Wash., had robotically assisted surgery to treat endometriosis. The procedure at St. Joseph Medical Center dragged on for almost 11 hours. A week and a half later, Ms. Izumi was rushed to an emergency room, where physicians found that her colon and rectum […]

Da Vinci Robotical Surgery – RISK for serious injury

Each year, hundreds of thousands of American patients are operated upon using the da Vinci surgery robot, yet the benefits of the surgical robot are still unproven. Caught up in an “arms race” for the best technology, many American hospitals have shouldered the great expense of offering da Vinci robot surgery, even without scientific proof […]

How Much Is My Case Worth?

If you have been seriously injured due to someone else’s negligence you might be wondering – “How much is my personal injury case worth?There is a very complex, scientific method to determine the value of a personal injury case.   This process involves measuring (including but not limited to) medical bills, lost wages, pain and […]

How Long will my case take to settle?

“How Long will my case take to settle?”  This common question has a complicated answers.  It depends based on the specific facts of your case.  We inform all of our clients that a personal injury case can take anywhere from several months to a few years; with the larger cases taking the longest.  The length […]

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Mounting…

If you or someone you know suffered complications as a result of the transvaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse you need to call our office RIGHT AWAY. Before the statute of limitations expire on your claim call our qualified attorneys for a free consultation. We can help you. 1.800.Now.Hurt (1.800.669.4878).

Jennie-O Recalls 55,000 Pounds of Turkey Burger Over Salmonella

Fox News reports…. Jennie-O Turkey recalled 55,000 pounds of turkey burger this weekend after being linked to a dozen cases of salmonella in 10 states. The raw, frozen turkey burgers were sold nationwide exclusively at Sam’s Club stores. They were sold in boxes of 12 individually wrapped burgers labeled “Jennie-O Turkey Store All Natural Lean […]

FDA Investigates DePuy Hip Replacement Devices

The DePuy ASR XL Acetabular System was recalled in August, 2010 The recall came after data from a study indicated that the five year failure rate of this product is approximately 13%, or 1 in 8 patients. Even if the defective device is replaced, it can leave behind dangerous, possibly deadly fragments that may not […]

Think Tort Reform is a Good Idea? Think again!

This article was written by the managing attorney of my firm in response to an article calling for tort reform printed in The Village Times Herald in March 2005. Though this article is already a few years old, it’s still very relevant as those in favor of tort reform (namely physicians and insurance companies) are, […]