Category Archives: Professional Malpractice

Professional malpractice attorneys representing birth injuries, surgical errors, cancer misdiagnoses and other serious injuries caused by negligence.

How Long Has the Wells Fargo Scandal Been Brewing?

It seems like the kingdom is crumbling at Wells Fargo. The largest bank in the U.S. is mired in a contentious scandal that involves the company’s employee defrauding millions of customers. There has been nothing like this before, and some 5,300 Wells Fargo employees have been fire for it in the past two years. But was 2014 really the first…
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Are Cosmetic Surgery Clinics Safe?

She went in for a routine cosmetic surgery on August 12, 2013, but by the time her surgery was over, this 18-year-old mother was left with a disabling traumatic brain injury. How did this happen, and could it happen to you? What the statistics on Florida’s cosmetic surgery clinics say may keep you out of these surgery centers. The Dangers…
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Are Cameras Coming To The Operating Room?

Airplanes have them, boats have them and now your local hospital might get them too—we’re talking about black boxes. A group of researchers at Toronto University is trying out a pilot project to bring cameras into the operating room to help improve the performance of doctors. Right now, the project is only being tried in two U.S. hospitals, but new…
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Is Your Hospital Taking You Seriously?

She came to the emergency room with stomach pains, and she never made it home. A 57-year-old woman from Tallahassee, Florida had sought medical treatment from Calhoun Liberty Hospital. She was seen by a doctor and released from the hospital not long after, but something was wrong. Is Your Hospital Taking You Seriously? The 57-year-old refused to leave the hospital,…
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Could Legislation End Malpractice Lawsuits?

There is new legislation making its way to our state from Massachusetts and Oregon. In this new system, if a patient is injured, they can get a patient advocate and ask a panel of medical experts to review the case. If that panel agrees that a mistake was made, the case is forwarded to a compensation committee that determines how…
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Colson Hicks Eidson Fights Medical Negligence With New Case

Vincent Chambers went to his doctor in June of 2012, complaining of back pain. His doctor ordered an MRI and found several lesions around the man’s spine. His orthopedist immediately referred him to Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) where he spent ten days undergoing a battery of tests. At the end of those ten days Chambers was released from the…
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