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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - OB-GYN | Medical Malpractice - Surgical Error | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment | Medical Malpractice - Gynecological Surgery 

Case: Kanita Walker v. Thomas L. Meyer, M.D. and Dearborn Obstetrical and Gynecological Associates, P.C.

State: MI

Date: 2017-07-19

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On Dec. 11, 2013, plaintiff Kanita Walker, 39, a clerical employee, who had a history of four Caesarian sections and an enlarged fibroid uterus, underwent an abdominal hysterectomy. The surgery was p...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Delayed Diagnosis | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Communicate 

Case: Marguerite Alexander, special administrator to the Estate of John Alexander v. Adult Care Specialists, Affinity Health Care LLC and Philip J. Kiley, M.D.

State: IL

Date: 2013-07-19

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: In August 2006, plaintiff's decedent John Alexander, 62, a commercial salesman, presented to Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights. His treating internist, Dr. Philip Kiley, ordered a CT ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Right Turn 

Case: Thomas Alan Barbarito v. Jennifer Anne Van Gundy and Steven Van Gundy

State: CA

Date: 2013-06-28

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On March 16, 2011, at approximately 7:50 p.m., plaintiff Thomas Barbarito, 50, a general contractor, was riding his motorcycle on W. Hamilton Avenue, on his way home from the post office in Campbell,...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Truck | Motor Vehicle - U-Turn | Recreation - Skateboard | Government - Municipalities 

Case: Luke Ruben Acuna, a minor v. City of San Diego and Shaun Lee Bailey

State: CA

Date: 2013-05-20

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On Nov. 17, 2011, minor plaintiff Luke Acuna, 9, a student, was riding his skateboard near Meade Avenue and Kansas Street in San Diego, on his way home from Garfield Elementary School, when he was st...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: George Shellum v. Frank A. Wilson

State: CA

Date: 2012-12-07

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On Oct. 21, 2008, plaintiff George Shellum, 61, an unemployed dentist, was riding his Ducati motorcycle from Los Angeles to his home in San Diego. At approximately 6:45 p.m., while traveling on south...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Donna Weyek, Personal Representative of the Estate of Mary Roush v. Henry Ford Health System (HFHS)

State: MI

Date: 2012-04-26

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: The estate of a patient claimed complications from an unnecessary surgery caused the death, while the defendants argued that the patient insisted on the surgery and the complications were known risks...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat 

Case: Luann Matthews, Nancy Kay Matthews, and the estate of John Burke Matthews v. Jan N. Ogletree, M.D., and Heart Hospital of Austin

State: TX

Date: 2011-09-29

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: In September 2002, plaintiffs' decedent John Burke Matthews, 84, was admitted to Heart Hospital of Austin and was diagnosed with a heart attack and congestive heart failure. His symptoms included flu...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - SUV | Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Stop Sign | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: John Doe v. Rochel Blachman

State: CA

Date: 2011-06-30

Experts: Dudley S. Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On Jan. 5, 2011, the plaintiff, 25, a grocery store stocker, was driving his motorcycle on Westwood Boulevard at the intersection with Exposition Boulevard in Los Angeles, when he was struck by a spo...

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Case Types: Prisoners -  | Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Diagnosis | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Consult 

Case: Yanira Castaneda, as personal representative of the Estate of Francisco Castaneda and Vanessa Castaneda, as heir and beneficiary of the Estate, by and through her guardian ad litem, Lucia Pelayo v. State of California

State: CA

Date: 2010-11-10

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Bladder

Summary: In December 2005, plaintiffs' decedent, Francisco Castaneda, 36, while detained in state custody, was seen by a physician at North Kern Prison in Delano. The physician noticed a growth on Castaneda's...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Health Law - Patients' Rights | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment 

Case: Irving A. Shulkin by and through his successor in interest Barbara Orell, Barbara Orell and Betty Michael v. Point Loma Convalescent Hospital, Point Loma Rehabilitation Center LLC, Brius Management Company, Brius Management Co., County Villa Health Services, Guy Reggev, Kenneth Rehm, DPM, Kenneth Rehm, M.D. and John Doe, M.D.

State: CA

Date: 2010-10-11

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On Sept. 7, 2007, plaintiffs' decedent Irving Shulkin, 89, a retired military colonel, was admitted to Point Loma Convalescent Hospital for custodial care and rehabilitation following a hospitalizati...

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Case Types: Government - Prisoner Suit | Government - Municipalities | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Raymond Marquez v. The City of New York and the New York City Department of Corrections

State: NY

Date: 2008-05-09

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Bladder

Summary: On July 31, 1998, plaintiff Raymond Marquez, 68, was arrested. He was briefly incarcerated in the "Tombs" building of New York's Manhattan Detention Complex, but he was ultimately transferred to the ...

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Case Types: Discrimination - Race | Intentional Torts - Assault | Intentional Torts - Battery | Employment - Religious Discrimination | Intentional Torts - Assault and Battery | Discrimination - Nationality or National Origin | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision | Emotional Distress - Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress | Intentional Torts - Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress 

Case: Alex C. Hernandez Jr., a minor, by and through his guardian ad litem, Alex Hernandez Sr. v. Los Angeles Unified School District

State: CA

Date: 2007-11-15

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: From 2003 to summer 2004, plaintiff Alex Hernandez, 10, a student at Glenwood Elementary School in Sun Valley, was bullied by other students, he alleged. A severely autistic child, Alex was in the sp...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Nurse | Damages - Loss of Consortium | Medical Malpractice - Surgical Error | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Monitor | Medical Malpractice - Urological Surgery | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment 

Case: Richard F. Vela, Elvira G. Vela v. Bay Area Healthcare Group Ltd. a/k/a Corpus Christi Medical Center d/b/a Doctors Regional Medical Center; Salvador Zamora, M.D.; Salvador Zamora, M.D., P.A.

State: TX

Date: 2007-04-02

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: On July 9, 2003, plaintiff Richard Vela, 70s, a retired welder, was admitted to Corpus Christi Medical Center to undergo a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) by urologist Salvador Zamora....

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Unnamed Patient v. County of Los Angeles

State: CA

Date: 2007-02-05

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Infectious Diseases

Summary: On May, 25, 2004, an unnamed 27-year-old plaintiff underwent a surgery to remove two genital warts from his penis at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. A third-year resident, John Leppert, performed the sur...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Surgeon | Medical Malpractice - Surgical Error | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment 

Case: Barry Russell Kaabe and Katy Schrader Kaabe v. Philip Brodak and John Piconi

State: CA

Date: 2005-06-14

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Operative Bladder Injuries

Summary: On March 26, 2002, plaintiff Barry Russell Kaabe, 59, a self-employed horse-stable builder suffering from benign prostatic hypertrophy (enlarged prostate) underwent transurethral resection of the pro...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Cancer Diagnosis 

Case: Henry Chumley, Sandra Bankhead and Sheila Gardner v. Victor Gura, M.D.

State: CA

Date: 2004-02-13

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: Between December 1995 and September 2001, internist Victor Gura treated the plaintiffs' decedent, Mable Chumley, 90s, on a nearly monthly basis. He performed regular tests, including urinalysis for r...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Cancer Diagnosis | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose 

Case: Donald Hockett and Deanna Hockett v. Healthcare Partners Medical Group and Patty Zaremski, N.P.

State: CA

Date: 2003-05-29

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Laguna Hills, CA) Urology

Summary: In 1994, plaintiff Donald Hockett, a 66-year-old business owner, started receiving his annual physical examinations and general medical care from Los Angeles-based Healthcare Partners Medical Group. ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Kenneth Hood v. James B. Billys, M.D.; Orthopedic Associates Medical Clinic Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2003-04-29

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Laguna Hills, CA) Urology

Summary: On October 3, 2000, defendant James B. Billys, a surgeon, performed an anterior L5-S1 diskectomy with a cage spinal fusion on the plaintiff Kenneth Hood, a 45-year-old journeyman lineman. During tha...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Serafin Martinez v. Jonathan Wu, M.D.

State: CA

Date: 2001-09-27

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Los Angeles, CA) Urology

Summary: A Los Angeles jury returned a verdict in favor of a plaintiff whose general practitioner, the defendant, was alleged to have failed to tell him he had an elevated PSA, neglected to do a digital rect...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Michael B. Kafka and Jacqueline A. Kafka v. Steven Seizer, M.D. and Santa Monica Family Physicians

State: CA

Date: 2000-01-13

Experts: Dudley Danoff M.D. (Laguna Hills, CA) Urology

Summary: September 20, 1994, plaintiff, a 51-year-old human resource manager, had a complete physical examination performed by defendant Dr. Seizer. Dr. Seizer ordered a laboratory blood test known as a PSA (...