Posts From March, 2020

Dentist performing a root canal

Root Canals Gone Wrong

What are my rights if I am injured during a root canal procedure? Root canals are performed to eliminate bacteria within an infected tooth. During a root canal procedure, the infected pulp is removed from the tooth and the inside of the tooth is cleaned then filled and sealed. The goal of such treatment is […]

  • Posted on: Mar 31 2020
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Stethoscope and gavel.

Types of Medical Malpractice Claims: Lack of Informed Consent

What are the grounds for a medical malpractice case based on a lack of informed consent? As a patient, you deserve to know the risks associated with any medical procedure you may undergo.  Informed consent means that before a physician performs a procedure on a patient, he or she must first advise the patient of […]

  • Posted on: Mar 24 2020
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Stacked law books and scales in the background.

Woman Loses Leg to Amputation, Sues Podiatrist

What are my legal rights if I have been improperly diagnosed by a podiatrist? Recently, in Michigan, a woman filed suit against her podiatrist physician after a bone infection led to amputation of her leg. The lawsuit alleges that in 2015, the plaintiff, who is a diabetic, injured her foot. She went to an orthopedic […]

  • Posted on: Mar 17 2020
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