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Dental patient's suit: 'inappropriately monitored' procedure caused plaintiff's 'permanent facial disfigurement'

By John Suayan | Feb 12, 2019

HOUSTON – A state district lawsuit accuses a Fort Bend County dentist and her practice of performing a procedure which left a female patient with “permanent facial disfigurement.”

Man attributes problems with jaw to dental procedure

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A local man has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against a dentist after a procedure two years ago allegedly caused him to have problems with his jaw, recent Harris County District Court records show.

All American Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute patient alleges vein was injured during surgery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 5, 2019

HOUSTON – A patient alleges an injury to a vein during a shoulder surgery required further surgery and treatment.

Woman who underwent Brazilian Butt Lift surgery files med-mal suit, pins subsequent paralysis on post-op 'hotel'

By John Suayan | Feb 4, 2019

DALLAS – The law firm Miller Weisbrod in Dallas recently filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on behalf of an Oklahoma couple who allege that the wife was rendered permanently paralyzed as a result of her stay post-operative recovery center two years ago, Dallas County District Court records indicate.

Mother files suit over negligence allegations against North Houston Birth Center, midwife over child's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 31, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is seeking damages from a certified nurse midwife and a birth center over the death of her infant.

Adam Peavy sues for his cut from Paxil litigation, attorney alleges he was ‘cheated’ out of millions

By David Yates | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A squabble between trial lawyers fighting over proceeds from Paxil litigation settlements has given rise to a lawsuit – a complaint teeming with allegations ranging from skimming off the top to pocketing money from lawsuit lenders.

Couple files suit against Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center over alleged issues after cataract surgery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges he was injured after cataract surgery because of the negligence of medical facility and two physicians.

Jeffrey Simon gratified by 'opportunity to help people who deserve help and really need it'

By Karen Kidd | Jan 28, 2019

DALLAS – A Dallas-based attorney who has been a trial lawyer about 25 years had no difficulty during a recent interview naming his proudest achievement as an attorney.

Lanier Law Firm: U.S. doesn’t have an ‘absolute’ right to dismiss ‘meritorious’ FCA complaints

By David Yates | Jan 24, 2019

TEXARKANA – The U.S. government does not have an absolute, unreviewable right to dismiss meritorious lawsuits brought under the False Claims Act – that’s the argument Lanier Law Firm lawyers are making to keep their whistleblower complaints alive.

Widow files wrongful death suit against Memorial Clinical Associates, physician

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 23, 2019

HOUSTON – A widow alleges a physician failed to correctly interpret her late husband's EKG results before his death.

Methodist Health Centers, others named in suit by Fort Bend County man over wife's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 17, 2019

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County man is seeking damages from a hospital and others over his wife's 2016 death.

Estate representatives sues HMG Park Manor of Deerbrook, others over late resident's care

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 16, 2019

HOUSTON – The spouse and estate representative of a man who formerly resided at a Humble skilled nursing facility allege he developed multiple pressure ulcers while there.

Couple seeks more than $50,000 from North Cypress Medical Center, others over wife's care

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 15, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County couple is seeking more than $50,000 from a hospital over allegations care the wife received caused a stroke and an amputation.

Patient files suit against McKinney Podiatric Associates, physician over alleged wrongful diagnosis

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 15, 2019

HOUSTON – A patient alleges her condition was misdiagnosed and she suffered injuries because of a surgery.

Patient takes ophthalmologist to court over loss of vision in right eye

By John Suayan | Jan 14, 2019

HOUSTON – A Katy ophthalmologist is facing a medical malpractice lawsuit from a patient who claims to have lost vision in his right eye, recent Harris County District Court records show.

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