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My Son’s Eye was Damaged During Delivery, Do I have Reason to File a Lawsuit in New York?

What is a birth injury?  A birth injury is damage or injury to a baby that results from some event during the birthing process.  These injuries are not always visible at the time of the birth.  An eye injury may be visible, but the function…

Medical malpractice incident in Morris County New Jersey results in a large payout

Even though people often trust doctors with their lives, there are also a number of accidents that occur in New Jersey and other states every year. The complications caused by improper medical treatment can affect people for years, or the rest…

What is Informed Consent regarding a Medical Procedure in Denver Colorado?

Like every other major city, Denver Colorado has a number of people who require services from a physician at any given time. Doctors are trusted by the public to perform life saving operations and surgeries every day. However, there are also…

Does the VA Knowingly Hire Physicians with Past Medical Malpractice Claims?

This is plausible after USA Today conduced an investigation of their own only to find many physicians working for the VA had past medical malpractice claims filed against them or had their license revoked.   When a doctor is accused…

USAttorneys.com Medical Malpractice Law Scholarship Essay Contest

With the ever increasing costs of college tuition we understand that the “American Dream” is getting harder to obtain. Many students leave school buried in student loan debt, taking them years to climb out. As former law students ourselves…

Doctor Dances During Surgery: Why It’s a Problem

AUSTIN, Texas. The New York Times reports that a doctor is being sued after it was discovered that she was recording videos of herself dancing during surgery. Lawyers representing clients who are suing the doctor for medical malpractice discovered…

When Cancer Treatment Makes You Sicker

JACKSON, Mississippi. Immune system cancer therapies have shown great promise for many cancer patients, but according to the New York Times, for some patients, these same treatments have actually made people much sicker. These results reveal…

How Often is Skin Cancer Misdiagnosed?

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Most melanomas or skin cancers are diagnosed because a patient notices a change on his or her skin. Unfortunately, if a patient brings a change to the attention of his or her doctor and the doctor fails to diagnose the…

Atlanta Doctor Who Recorded Music Videos While Operating Has a History of Leaving Patients “Scarred for Life”

Dr. Windelll Davis-Boutte, who is a board-certified dermatologist and owner of Premier Aesthetics Center in Atlanta, Ga, has been receiving a great deal of backlash after she posted several videos of herself and other medical staff on her YouTube…

Medical malpractice Lawyers Explain Why it is Now Easier for Cancer Patients to File Suit if They Were Initially Misdiagnosed

Cancer is a serious, and often times fatal disease that can develop in anyone. According to the National Cancer Institute, the disease can start in nearly any part of the body, which is made up of trillions of cells. Normally, the human body…