Medical Experts Make Medical TV Shows Possible

Have you ever watched ER or General Hospital and wondered if that is really what it’s like inside hospitals all the time? Grey’s Anatomy may sometimes seem a little too good to be true and it seems that no one is really clear on whether or not Dr. Oz is even a real doctor. These [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Can Bedside Manner Affect Malpractice Cases?

Human beings are social creatures, whether we like it or not. We tend to base things strictly on the way they make us feel. It is a typical human experience to go to a restaurant and have a great experience based strictly on the wait staff. Or to absolutely love the new aerobics class at [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

10 Frequently Misdiagnosed Conditions

People make mistakes. When diagnosing a major health issue, your doctor shouldn’t. According to a study published in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety, approximately 12 million adults who seek outpatient medical care are misdiagnosed each year. That’s 12 million people who are receiving either no treatment or the wrong treatment for major health issues. [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Recent Success Story

I recently had the opportunity to assist a gentleman who was arrested and had to wear an ankle monitoring device. He was allergic to one of the substances that the device was made of. He had a rash over much of his body that was very itchy and made him very uncomfortable. I was able [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Not just any Doctor can be a Medical Expert Witness

Not just any doctor can be a medical expert witness Doctors are highly educated, often trained in specialized medicine, and may have years of experience. But not every doctor will make a good expert witness. A medical expert witness is called upon in court to make your case and explain the technicalities. He also lends [...]

By | March 10th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

The 4 ‘D’s’ of a medical malpractice lawsuit

The 4 ‘D’s’ of a medical malpractice lawsuit When patients are considering filing a medical malpractice lawsuit, or a doctor must defend one, they should consider whether the situation meets all four criteria common to this special kind of personal injury case. The four points that must be met in such a suit are commonly [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Who’s on first: Malpractice Attorney or Medical Expert Witness?

Who’s on first: malpractice attorney or medical expert witness? If you’re considering a medical malpractice lawsuit, it pays to know as much as you can about your situation. You don’t just need your own records and experience; you need an expert to help you determine whether your case is viable and what you need to [...]

By | January 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

How should I prepare to talk to an expert witness?

Whether you’re an attorney, potential plaintiff in a medical malpractice case, or a doctor who finds yourself a defendant, you are likely to need the services of an expert witness. An expert witness can help interpret the medical records and the evidence for a potential case before the case ever becomes a reality. Before you [...]

By | July 10th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Just like a car, your body needs regular maintenance

You take your car in for oil changes, new tires and other maintenance. Why wouldn’t you pay the same attention to your body? There are many ways you can maintain your health, says Dr. G. Edward Mallory, a board-certified physician who has been practicing emergency medicine for more than 20 years and serves as an [...]

By | July 3rd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Why do I need an expert witness?

When you enter into a medical malpractice lawsuit, you are committing yourself to an outlay of time and money. Whether you are an attorney or a potential defendant or plaintiff, it pays to know as much as you can before you launch a case or bring it to trial. An expert witness isn’t just someone [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments