Seven Commonly Misdiagnosed Conditions

By |2018-10-03T09:24:13-07:00October 5th, 2018|Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|

For various reasons, the days of close doctor-patient relationships are over, at least for the most part. Most doctors only listen to their patients for eleven seconds before they interrupt and redirect them. With such limited interaction, it is almost impossible for doctors to assess their patients’ symptoms and properly diagnose their conditions. Compounding matters, [...]

What Can Go Wrong During A C-Section In Florida?

By |2018-08-21T08:00:31-07:00August 24th, 2018|birth injuries, Medical Malpractice|

In most cases, a C-Section is a straightforward and safe procedure. In 2000, a Mexican woman even performed one of these operations on herself. The story is rather intriguing, although it is definitely not for the squeamish. Both she and her baby survived. Things went very well in this particular C-Section. But that’s not always [...]

What You Need To Know About Medical Misdiagnosis In Florida

By |2018-02-21T10:40:25-08:00February 23rd, 2018|Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|

Misdiagnosis and other medical mistakes are the third leading cause of unintentional death in the United States. The misdiagnosis numbers have steadily increased as the amount of time that doctors spend with their patients has steadily decreased, so there is most likely a relationship between the two. On average, doctors listen to their patients for [...]

Federal Report In Joan Rivers Death Indicates Negligence Of Attending Physicians

By |2016-07-19T11:40:59-07:00November 12th, 2014|General, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|

81-year-old comic legend Joan Rivers died in September as a result of an outpatient medical procedure going awry. Due to Ms. Rivers’ iconic status and coming several years after one of the highest profile medical malpractice cases in modern history (Michael Jackson’s death), it was inevitable that media speculation regarding issues of medical malpractice would [...]

New Sitcom Raises Medical Malpractice Questions in Florida

By |2016-07-19T11:28:38-07:00August 22nd, 2014|General|

There’s a new sitcom on the fall television schedule about a young single woman who is saving herself for marriage, but becomes pregnant through artificial insemination – by accident. That is, the doctor who artificially inseminated her mistook her for a different patient in another exam room and performed the procedure on the wrong woman. [...]

A Refresher on Medical Malpractice in Florida

By |2016-07-19T11:39:39-07:00August 10th, 2014|General|

Despite the fact that doctors and medical professionals are well trained, they make mistakes sometimes. Occasionally, they are negligent, and may make errors that lead to serious injury. In the unfortunate event that you are injured at the hands of a medical professional, it is important to understand what your rights are and what constitutes malpractice. It is [...]