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Optimum Medical Weight Control and Family Wellness patient alleges injuries from hormone treatment

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 1, 2018

BEAUMONT – A patient of Optimum Medical Weight Control and Family Wellness alleges he was injured because he was prescribed unsafe doses of hormones.

Spouse of late officer with Harris County Sheriff's Department alleges cardiologist was negligent in care

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 18, 2018

HOUSTON – The spouse of a late officer with the Harris County Sheriff's Department alleges his death from a heart attack was avoidable and is seeking damages from a cardiologist and medical facility.

Judge enters $245 million final judgment in Johnson & Johnson, DePuy Orthopaedics device case

By Asia Mayfield | Sep 6, 2018

DALLAS – U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade awarded $245 million to six plaintiffs who successfully sued Johnson & Johnson and other companies for damages caused by defective hip implants. Individual payments range from $36 million to more than $48 million.

Woman alleges Allergan breast implant was defective

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 31, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County woman alleges her breast implant was defective, ruptured and caused her pain and additional surgery.

Negligence suit filed against University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston over man's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 30, 2018

GALVESTON – The alleged negligence of a Galveston medical facility is alleged to have contributed to a man's death.

Parents file negligence suit against Clear Lake Regional Medical Center over care of daughter

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 29, 2018

HOUSTON – Two Houston parents allege a medical facility was negligent in the care of their premature infant.

Harris County residents allege health care providers failed to timely diagnose man's condition

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 27, 2018

HOUSTON – Two Harris County individuals are seeking damages from three medical practitioners over allegations they failed to timely diagnose their decedent's condition.

Court denies dismissal of malpractice suit against Diagnostic Group, physician

By Megan Sims | Aug 27, 2018

BEAUMONT – An appellate court ruled that two health care providers failed to prove a former patient did not have enough evidence to proceed in a health care-liability claim.

Appeals court upholds summary judgment in Atrium Medical Center lawsuit

By Chandra Lye | Aug 26, 2018

The children of a former patient sued Atrium Medical Center following their mother's death, claiming health care liabilities.

Texas Appeals Court upholds validity of medical expert in patient injury

By Chandra Lye | Aug 25, 2018

The patient sued her physician after she injured her head, neck and shoulders because she was not shown how to properly use the crutches he prescribed.

Worker hired by Carlin's Custom Cabinetry to install cabinets alleges injuries caused coma

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 21, 2018

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County man alleges that he was in a coma for a month because of injuries sustained while installing cabinetry.

Man alleges Methodist Health Centers, Memorial Hermann Health System failed to diagnose condition

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County couple alleges the husband has permanent injuries after medical staff failed to immediately diagnose his condition.

Quadriplegic says 'substandard healthcare' resulted in ulcers

By John Suayan | Aug 8, 2018

GALVESTON – A La Marque man is suing AccentCare, Inc., doing business as Texas Home Health, and Melancon Enterprises, LLC, doing business as Priority Healthcare, over what he asserts was “substandard healthcare.”

Former patient of Beaumont podiatric physician alleges permanent injuries because of breach of care

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 6, 2018

BEAUMONT – An alleged breach of care from a Beaumont podiatric physician is alleged to have caused permanent injuries for a patient.

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