Tag: Medical Malpractice Lawsuit News

Statute of Limitations Apply in Missouri Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

If you have been injured in what you believe to be a medical malpractice situation in Missouri, you may be entitled to compensation. However, this extends only so far. Many people put off filing their cases for years, thinking that they have plenty of time. The reality is that this is not true at all. […]

Written by on October 4, 2018

Disabled Dancer Wins $9.5 Million from Hip Surgery Law Suit

A jury recently awarded a Bootheel dancer $9.5 million in punitive damages following hip surgery. Studies show 29% of surgeries are unnecessary, with 53% shown ineffective in clinical trials, resulting in needless pain, suffering and expense. The St. Louis medical malpractice attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman want to make you aware of this alarming trend. […]

Written by on September 18, 2018

Easting Disorder Clinic Changes Name After Multiple Malpractice Suits

People in St. Louis who are seeking treatment for an eating disorder need to be very careful about the facility they choose. A simple online search will result in many different options, but they aren’t all as good as they appear. For example, Castlewood has recently changed its name because of a history of multiple […]

Written by on September 11, 2018

Do You Have Cause for a Medical Malpractice Claim?

Many medical malpractice cases are filed in the U.S. annually, but the majority are dismissed. How can you determine if you have cause for a claim? The St. Louis medical malpractice attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman have identified the following commonly accepted causes for claims: Signs You May Have Grounds for a Medical Malpractice Claim […]

Written by on October 3, 2017

Missouri Mom Wins Malpractice Case After the Death of Her Unborn Son

There’s no doubt that malpractice cases are very hard to win. Usually, jurors tend to side with the doctors in these cases because of the fact that their job is so difficult and because of the level of knowledge that they have. However, one Missouri mother is victorious after her malpractice case went to court. […]

Written by on December 13, 2016