Medical Malpractice Cases

Type of CaseSettlement
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