Medical Malpractice Cases

Type of Case Settlement
Patient with Sleep Apnea Suffers Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest Following Appendectomy $7,000,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose And Treat Patient With Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis $5,250,000.00
Delay in Diagnosis of Meningitis Resulting in Cerebral Palsy $4,350,000.00
Birth Injury, Intrapartum Asphyxia, Premature Rupture of Membranes, Premature Labor $4,250,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Newborn Hyperbilirubinemia Leading to Brain Damage $4,125,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Testicular Cancer $3,000,000.00
Negligent Removal of Endotracheal Tube $2,500,000.00
Spinal Cord Injury During Spine Surgery $2,100,000.00
Brain Injury During Cardiac Pacemaker Surgery $2,100,000.00
Delay in Diagnosis of Malignant Melanoma/Skin Cancer $2,000,000.00
Delay in Diagnosis of Kidney Cancer $1,900,000.00
Complication During Diagnostic Procedure to Baby $1,900,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Peritonitis Following Outpatient Colonoscopic Polypectomy Leading to Sepsis and Death $1,900,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Meningococcemia $1,775,000.00
Complications During Hysterectomy $1,300,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose Gastric Cancer $1,135,000.00
Failure to Diagnose Hyperbilirubinemia And Newborn Metabolic Abnormality $1,200,000.00
Towel Left Inside During Gastric Bypass Surgery $1,100,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Heart Attack $1,100,000.00
Surgical Error $1,100,000.00
Negligent Care By Anesthesiologist Leading to Damage to Vocal Cords $1,000,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose And Treat Diabetic Foot Infection Leading To Death $950,000.00
Orthopedic Malpractice Results In Leg Length Discrepancy $835,000.00
Negligent Transporting of Ventilator-Dependent Patient $753,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Lung Cancer $700,000.00
Orthopedic Malpractice – Wrist Surgery $650,000.00
Death Of 12 Day-Old Baby $650,000.00
Orthopedic Malpractice Involving Hand Surgery $650,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose And Treat Diabetic Foot Infection Leading To Death $650,000.00
Nursing Home Abuse to Alzheimer’s Patient $625,000.00
Failure to Diagnose Diabetes in Psychiatric Patient $598,000.00
Post-Operative Bleed Leading to Death Of 71-Year-Old $575,000.00
Shoulder Dystocia – Brachial Plexus Injury to Newborn $500,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Spinal Epidural Abscess $500,000.00
Failure to Timely Treat Group B Strep Leading to Death of Newborn $457,000.00
Psychiatric Malpractice/Wrongful Death $450,000.00
Sponge Left During Surgery Leads to Stroke $450,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Cardiac Disease $425,000.00
Death Of Disabled Patient In Nursing Home Due to Necrotizing Infection $400,000.00
Leg Length Discrepancy Following Hip Arthroplasty, Peroneal Nerve Damage, Abnormal Gait and Foot Drop $375,000.00
Failure To Diagnose A High Grade Bone Cancer – Osteosarcoma (Bone Tumor) in John Doe’s Right Upper Leg Leading To Death of 36-Year-Old Man $312,500.00
Shoulder Dystocia Leading to Mild Brachial Plexus Injury $300,000.00
Stillbirth Death of Baby at Time of Delivery $300,000.00
Retained Foreign Object During C-Section $275,000.00
Failed Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy $190,000.00
Negligent Hernia Surgery $150,000.00
Infiltration Injury to Patient In Intensive Care Unit $50,000.00