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Case Types: Gross Negligence -  | Medical Malpractice - Nurse | Medical Malpractice - Hospital | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Medical Malpractice - Prescription and Medication 

Case: Marjorie Coslett; Daniel Gann, individually and as personal representative of the estate of Sarah Gann and as next friend of Caden Gann and Travis Gann; Tammy Cress; Carl Hays; Kenneth Hays; and Randy Hays v. Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center

State: TX

Date: 2017-05-24

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Oct. 7, 2011, plaintiff's decedent Sarah Gann, 35, a homemaker and nursing student, was an admitted patient at Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, in Waco, when she suffered cardiac arrest and died....

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Nursing Homes - Abuse or Neglect | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment 

Case: Greg Frausto, individually and as heir to the estate of Diane Rimert, deceased, and Glen Frausto, individually and as heir of the estate of Diane Rimert, deceased, and Jamie Snow, individually and as heir of the estate of Diane Rimert, deceased v. Pennsylvania Rehab., L.P., Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital, Adolphus Ray Lewis, Josephine Juleau, Denise Deapen, Suzanne St. George, Zona Smith, John Does 1 through 9, and Jane Does 1 through 9

State: TX

Date: 2016-12-30

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: On Feb. 16, 2012, plaintiffs' decedent Diane Rimert, 67, passed away from complications of pneumonia and bed sores. Rimert, who had a history of cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure and mental illne...

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Case Types: Civil Rights - 42 USC 1983 | Government - Excessive Force | Intentional Torts - False Arrest | Civil Rights - Police as Defendant 

Case: Bobby Gerald Bennett v. Cardan Spencer and Christopher Watson

State: TX

Date: 2015-09-15

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: Shortly before noon on Oct. 14, 2013, plaintiff Bobby Bennett, 52, disabled, had an argument with his mother at her house and threatened her. Bennett is mentally ill. His mother called Dallas Police,...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Monitor 

Case: Racheal Truitt individually and as representative for the Estate of Jerry Wayne Truitt, deceased and Heather Truitt v. Philip Minh Vu

State: TX

Date: 2013-05-23

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Dec. 28, 2009, plaintiff's decedent Jerry Wayne Truitt was admitted to the Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster for abdominal pain and nausea. He was admitted to the hospital by Dr. Phili...

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

Case: Henry Scott Baker v. Regency Nursing and Rehabilitation Centers Inc., Don Paul Bunnell and Timothy McFarland

State: TX

Date: 2012-04-11

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: In November 2008, plaintiff's decedent Henry H. Baker, 68, a resident of Regency Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, underwent treatment for infected chronic bedsores by Dr. Don Bunnell and Dr. Timoth...

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Case Types: Health Law - Nursing Home | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Michael Graves, as Next Friend of Ellen Gayle Graves v. Aniela Rust and Comfort Health Care Services Inc., d/b/a Loving Care Home

State: TX

Date: 2011-12-07

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: In August 2008, plaintiff Ellen Gayle Graves, 88, a dementia and/or Alzheimer's sufferer moved into Loving Care Home, an assisted living facility in Allen. She claimed that Loving Care's staff failed...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages 

Case: Torrence D. Randolph, Bernard Randolph, Bonita L. Randolph, Contreda Southwell, and Contreal Randolph, individually and as heirs and survivors of Emma Lee Randolph v. Jose Lozano, M.D., individually and d/b/a Kidney Center of Beaumont; Kidney Center of Beaumont; Shariq Ahmad, M.D.; Shariq Ahmad, M.D., P.A.; American Renal Texas L.P., d/b/a Kidney Center of Beaumont; Southeast Texas Medical Assoc.; Mark A. Wilson, M.D.; Mark A. Wilson, M.D., P.A.

State: TX

Date: 2011-06-22

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: On Oct. 23, 2006, plaintiff's decedent Emma Lee Randolph, 62, died at Silsbee Oaks Nursing Home. She had been undergoing dialysis at Kidney Center of Beaumont, where she was under the care of Dr. Sha...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Hospital | Medical Malpractice - Negligent Treatment 

Case: Ronald Lee Lewis v. Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital

State: TX

Date: 2010-08-18

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Feb. 14, 2008, plaintiff Ronald Lee Lewis, a 58-year old married father and oilfield worker, was admitted to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont with severe crush injuries following a work...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Anita Carroccio v. VPH Senior Care Inc.

State: TX

Date: 2010-03-12

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On July 27, 2006, plaintiff Anita Carroccio, a 91-year-old retired hairdresser, checked into Veranda Preston Hollow Nursing Center, a Dallas nursing home owned by VPH Senior Care, for physical and oc...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death - Survivorship Action | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Test | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Detect | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose 

Case: Rosemarie Olszewski, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Robert J. Olszewski, Deceased v. IHS of Central Park Village Inc., Orlando Regional Healthcare System Inc. d/b/a Sand Lake Hospital; Steven C. Corbett, M.D., P.A.; Jose Alberto Giron, M.D.; Orlando Infectious Disease Center, P.A.; Manuel Galceran, M.D.; and Galceran, Meyer & Hernandez, P.A.

State: FL

Date: 2009-09-24

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Dec. 12, 2002, plaintiff's decedent Robert Olszewski, 56, an electrical engineer, had a left hip replacement performed by David Dore, M.D. at Orlando Regional Medical Center. Olszewski was transfe...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Speeding | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Tractor-Trailer | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Motor Vehicle - Sudden Emergency Defense 

Case: Leola Dodd, Doris Annette Dodd, Glenn Wayne Dodd, Lon Marcus Dodd, Richard A. Dodd individually and as representative of the Heirs and Estate of George A. Dodd, deceased, and Karen Dodd Pair v. Tornado Trucking Inc. and John Leal Jr.

State: TX

Date: 2009-07-17

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Jan. 4, 2007, plaintiffs' decedent George Dodd, 86, was driving on Route 77 south of Rosebud, when he was involved in a collision with a tractor-trailer owned by Tornado Trucking and driven by Tor...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes -  | Wrongful Death - Survivorship Action | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Donald Reed, Robert Reed Jr., Joanne Forks, and Lizzie Benjamin, individually and as representatives of the Estate of Leila Mae Reed v. Marshall Manor Nursing Home and Rehabilitation

State: TX

Date: 2008-11-21

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: On Dec. 22, 2005, plaintiffs' decedent Leila Mae Reed, 84, was admitted to the Marshall Manor Nursing Home in Marshall. She was discharged March 7, 2006, and died March 17. Her family claimed her dea...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Joseph David Alexander v. J. Paul Mahfood, M.D. and Carrollton Orthopedic Clinic, LLC

State: GA

Date: 2008-11-06

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: A patient who suffered complications from a drug prescribed by his physician alleged malpractice by defendants. The defendants denied plaintiff's allegations. A defense verdict was returned by a fede...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Diagnosis | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment | Medical Malpractice - Infection Control 

Case: Jeanette Slates v. Gary Horndeski, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2008-04-18

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: Plaintiff Jeanette Slates, 66, a part-time fitness trainer, claimed that, in July 2004, she developed cellulitis and an abdominal wall abscess....

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment 

Case: Thomas F. Coker, Individually and On Behalf of the Heirs of the Estate of Thelma L. Coker, Deceased; and Denise Swint; Debbie Perry; Darla Moore; Dennis Coker; and David Coker v. Dubuis Hospital of Texarkana

State: TX

Date: 2007-12-12

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr., M.D. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: On Nov. 15, 2004, plaintiffs' decedent Thelma Coker, 72, was hospitalized in Texarkana as a result of an episode of low blood pressure. She was found to be in septic shock. During her hospitalization...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment 

Case: Joyce B. Dunning, Individually and as the Representative of the Estate of Charles R. Dunning; Charles R. Dunning Jr.; Janice Pearson; and Lynn Schroeder v. Paul J. Goldman, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2007-12-04

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On or about July 9, 2003, plaintiffs' decedent Charles R. Dunning, 75, went to the Fort Worth office of his longtime internist, Paul J. Goldman, and complained of swelling in his right foot, weakness...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Cardiac Care | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose 

Case: Maria Moraczewska, Katherine Moraczewska (decedent) v. William Nguyen, Leroy Sterling

State: TX

Date: 2007-09-25

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: On Feb. 2, 2001, plaintiff's decedent Katherine Moraczewska, 71, a piano instructor, fainted in a parking lot in Houston. She was transported to an emergency room and admitted. The doctor in charge o...

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Case Types: Survival Action -  

Case: Jean Domingue Sourdellia, as Independent Administrator of the Estate of Elsie Thibodeaux James, Deceased v. Cresthaven Healthcare Center Ltd., Co. d/b/a Cresthaven Nursing Residence d/b/a Magnolia Manor and Cantex Health Care Centers, LLC

State: TX

Date: 2007-03-08

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: Plaintiff's decedent Elsie Thibodeaux James, 82, retired, allegedly developed multiple decubitus pressure ulcers while at Cresthaven Nursing Residence in Groves in January 2002 through January 2003....

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Case Types: Nursing Homes -  | Agency/Apparent Agency -  | Intentional Torts - Malice | Professional Negligence -  | Negligence - Negligent Referral | Nursing Homes - Abuse or Neglect | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home | Fraud - Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act | Corporations - Piercing the Corporate Veil | Affirmative Defenses - Contributory Negligence | Intentional Torts - Malice, Oppression or Fraud | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Credentialing 

Case: Donna Norris, Individually and on behalf of the Estate of Anne E. Pesce and on behalf of all other statutory beneficiaries v. River Haven Nursing Home, Inc., River Haven Nursing Home I, LP, River Haven Nursing Home, and Anthony Shallin, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2006-10-10

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D., M.S. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: On July 29, 2003, plaintiff's decedent Anne E. Pesce, was admitted to River Haven Nursing Home in Georgetown from another nursing home. Her diagnoses included Alzheimer's with psychosis, depression a...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls -  | Medical Malpractice - Nurse | Medical Malpractice - Hospital 

Case: Rosalind Hall, Individually and as Representative of the Estate of Esther Jolivette, Deceased v. Christus Health Southeast Texas, d/b/a Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital

State: TX

Date: 2006-09-29

Experts: Lige B. Rushing M.D., M.S. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: In late October 2003, plaintiff's decedent Esther Jolivette, 81, of Beaumont, was transported from a nursing home to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital for pacemaker implantation. Admission records note...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Nurse 

Case: Ella Mae Wilkerson, and Lavoy Wilkerson, Jr., Individually and as Representative of the Estate of Lavoy Wilkerson, Sr., and for and on Behalf of Any Wrongful Death Beneficiaries vs. Christus Health Southeast Texas d/b/a Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital

State: TX

Date: 2006-03-07

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: In October 2001, plaintiff decedent Lavoy Wilkerson, Sr. 77, a retired, was admitted to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont because he broke his hip while unloading a lawn mower from a traile...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes - Abuse or Neglect | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Nursing Homes - Negligent Supervision | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Detect | Medical Malpractice - Infection Control | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Monitor 

Case: Gregoria P. Rodriguez, Individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Manuela Rodriguez, Deceased; Elvira Romanos; Otila R. Garcia and Eugenio Moncivais, Jr., Guardian for Genoveva Moncivais, An Incapacitated Person v. Living Centers of Texas, Inc. d/b/a Retama Manor Nursing Center/Laredo South and Dan Ledet, Administrator

State: TX

Date: 2005-10-28

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: Plaintiffs' decedent Manuela Rodriguez, 101, died in 2002, during her residency at Retama Manor Nursing Center in Laredo. She had been a resident for 11 years. In the few years prior to her death, sh...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  | Health Law - Nursing Home | Nursing Homes - Abuse or Neglect | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Monitor 

Case: Maureen Herren, Individually and as Representative of the Estate of Cathleen Stewart, Deceased v. Living Centers of Texas, Inc., d/b/a Retama Manor Nursing Center/Alice; Jacob Quintana, Administrator; and Idalia A. Jaime, Director of Nursing

State: TX

Date: 2005-10-14

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On May 16, 2002, plaintiffs' decedent Cathleen Stewart, 76, was admitted to Retama Manor Nursing Center, Alice, after being treated for fractures to her right tibia and fibula. On July 19, she was tr...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes - Abuse or Neglect | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose 

Case: Dennis McDonald, as legal guardian of Margaret Sue McDonald v. East Texas Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled, Inc. d/b/a Woodlea Community Home and Dr. Harrypersad Singh, M.D..

State: TX

Date: 2005-02-02

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Medical Chart Review

Summary: On or about Oct. 19, 2000, plaintiff Margaret McDonald, 59, who was suffering from down syndrome and resided at the Woodlea Group Home, a facility for adults with mental retardation located in Silsbe...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Hospital 

Case: Ozie Colbert, Individually and on Behalf of the Estate of Gloria Gassaway, Clementine Gassaway, Janice George, Maureen Gordon, Jacqueline Brown, Kirby Gassaway, Renee Stevens, and Reginald Gassaway v. Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, d/b/a Memorial Hermann Baptist Hospital

State: TX

Date: 2004-12-10

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: In the early morning on Feb. 13, 2002, plaintiffs' decedent Gloria Gassaway, 65, died at Memorial Hermann Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. She was suffering from lung cancer and other chronic conditions...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Paula Cunningham, Administratrix of the Estate of Kimberly Cunningham v. Thomas C. Chelimsky, M.D. and University Pain Center

State: OH

Date: 2004-08-05

Experts: Lige Rushing M.D. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: A Cuyahoga County jury returned a defense verdict on a malpractice claim against a neurologist following the death of a former patient. The jury deliberated for 1.5 hours before returning the verdict...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Products Liability -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Steve Worley, Individuually and as Representative of the Estate of Nettie Mae Worley v. Spring Branch Medical Center, Inc., Mark Yeoman, M.D. and Unnamed Bed Manufacturer

State: TX

Date: 2004-07-23

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Gerontology

Summary: On June 26, 2001, plaintiff's decedent Nettie Mae Worley, 80, was admitted to Spring Branch Medical Center's ICU for treatment of congestive heart failure and renal failure. She was on a ventilator, ...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice - Nurse | Health Law - Home Health Care | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Training | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision 

Case: Barbara Bennet, individually, and as personal representative of the Estate of Doris Martin v. ABC Home Health Agency and Jane Doe

State: MO

Date: 2004-05-10

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On March 20, 2002, plaintiff's decedent Doris Martin, 73, fell in the kitchen of her St. Louis home while under the care of the defendant certified nurse assistant. The CNA had been providing hospice...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Premises Liability - Apartment | Products Liability - Medical Devices | Products Liability - Manufacturing Defect 

Case: Gloria Black v. D Star Sheffield Village Partners, L.P., and Mediwell, Inc.

State: TX

Date: 2004-04-20

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Oct. 15, 2000, plaintiff Gloria Black, 39, fell out of her wheelchair outside her apartment in Fort Worth, as it rolled off of a common breezeway and down a grassy embankment. Her boyfriend had se...

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Case Types: Fraud -  | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Nursing Homes - Medication Management | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Rudy Gallardo, individually and as attorney-in-fact for Celia Gallardo; Dennis Lee Gallardo and David Gallardo v. Personacare of San Antonio, Inc., d/b/a Normandy Terrace Northeast; Judith Zuniga, R.N.; David Smejkal, L.N.F.A.; Kindred Healthcare Operating, Inc.; and Linda Umphlett, L.V.N.

State: TX

Date: 2004-03-08

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: On Aug. 17, 2001, plaintiffs' decedent Ben Gallardo, 76, a retired veteran suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's disease, was admitted to Normandy Terrace Northeast nursing home in San Antonio. The...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Bob Cole on behalf of Lois Cole v. OHI of Texas, Inc., d/b/a Highland Hills Nursing Home, and Sunbridge Care and Rehabilitation Corp., d/b/a Highland Hills Nursing Home

State: TX

Date: 2004-01-26

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: Plaintiff Lois Cole, 81, suffered from mid-stage Alzheimer's disease and resided at Highland Hills Nursing Home in Austin. On Jan. 8, 2000, she was rushed to a hospital with severe malnutrition and d...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Prescription and Medication 

Case: Willaim Chesbrough v. Lee Lichtenberg, M.D.

State: IL

Date: 2003-12-05

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: From January 1997 until December 1998, plaintiff William C. Chesbrough, a 47-year-old lawyer specializing in commercial transactions, ws treated by Lee Lichtenberg, a rheumatologist, for gout and hig...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice - Plastic Surgeon 

Case: Eileen G. Harrison and Wilbur H. Harrison v. John W. Pate

State: TX

Date: 2003-09-12

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: On June 11, 1996, plaintiff Eileen Harrison, 65, a funeral director, underwent a full-face laser resurfacing and a lower face-lift, by plastic surgeon John W. Pate. Subsequently, Harrison developed s...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Nursing Homes -  | Transportation -  | Wrongful Death -  | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Single Vehicle | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Motor Vehicle - Negligent Entrustment | Agency/Apparent Agency - Respondeat Superior | Agency/Apparent Agency - Negligent Entrustment | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Hiring | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Training | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision 

Case: Steve Neeld, Individually and as Representative of the Estate of Harvey J. Neeld, Deceased, Jack Neeld and Irene Neeld v. Cascade Health Services, Ltd. d/b/a Hemphill Care Center, Cascade Health Services, L.L.C. d/b/a Willowbrook Nursing Center and Artemos Smith and Samuel Adesoba, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2003-08-15

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Houston, TX) Standards of Care

Summary: The plaintiffs' decedent, Harvey J. Neeld, 80s, resided at Willowbrook Nursing Center in Nacogdoches. Neeld was a double amputee who required dialysis three to four times a week. He was transported t...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  | Medical Malpractice - Dermatology | Medical Malpractice - Misdiagnosis | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Treat | Medical Malpractice - Delayed Treatment | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Detect | Medical Malpractice - Failure to Monitor 

Case: Dick W. McKinney, Individually, And As Executor of the Estate of Beverly McKinney, Deceased, Renee J. Smith, Richard Dujay, and David Dunjay v. Carroll Robert Boone, James Bryan Cooper, M.D., Terry Earl Williams, M.D., Bay Area Dermatology, Richard A. Marietta, M.D., and Richard A. Marietta, M.D., P.A.

State: TX

Date: 2003-03-31

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: In November 1999, plaintiff's decedent Beverly McKinney, 62, presented to Carroll Robert Boone, M.D. for inflammation of her heel. Boone prescribed Doloboid, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicati...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes -  | Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Martha Jo Pollard, Individually and on Behalf of the Estate of Frances Pollard, and Sue Pollard v. Regent Care Center of The Woodlands, Limited Partnership

State: TX

Date: 2003-03-19

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: Plaintiff Frances Pollard, 81, suffering from dementia, entered Regent Care Center of The Woodlands as a resident on Aug. 4, 1999. On Jan. 26, 2000, she was admitted to The Woodlands Memorial Hospita...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes -  | Wrongful Death -  | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Professional Negligence - Nursing Home 

Case: Evelyn Davis, Individually and as Representative of the Estate of Robert H. Hunt, Robbie Wallace, Dolly Brazell, Gladys French, Doris Smith and Robert L. Hunt v. BMW Healthcare, Inc., Centers for Long Term Care of Texas, Inc., HEB Nursing Care Center, WIlliam T. Pomeroy and Myra Z. Waldrop

State: TX

Date: 2002-09-24

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Internal Medicine

Summary: The plaintiffs were the estate and six adult children of an 88-year-old male stroke victim who died after a year in a nursing home. Robert H. Hunt resided at HEB Nursing Care Center in Bedford from ...

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Case Types: Nursing Homes -  

Case: Debbie Smith, Individually and on Behalf of the Estate of John Deakins, Deceased v. Senior Living Properties, LLC dba Garden Terrace Healthcare

State: TX

Date: 2002-04-25

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Geriatrics

Summary: A Texas nursing home was liable for over $3.8 million for the improper treatment of one of its patients, a jury said....

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice -  | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages 

Case: Marine Brown and Curtis Hodge Individually and as Heirs of the Estate of Bennie Mae Lewis v. William R. Christensen, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2002-04-11

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Fort Worth, TX) Internal medicine

Summary: A Camp County jury found for a defendant doctor who was allegedly negligent in failing to testing a patient for cancer, the ultimate cause of her death. The plaintiffs, children of Bennie Mae Lewis, ...

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Case Types: Medical Malpractice -  

Case: Jeffrey N. Gilbert v. Cleveland Physicians, Inc., Charles Peck, M.D. and Abby M. Goulder-Abelson, M.D.

State: OH

Date: 2002-02-14

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) Rheumatology

Summary: Plaintiff presented to Defendant Cleveland Physicians for treatment of back pain where he was treated by Defendants Peck and Abelson who were rheumatologists. Over the course of approximately two yea...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Medical Malpractice -  | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages 

Case: Raul Acevedo, Individually and a/n/f of Ruby Ashley Acevedo and as Administrator of the Estate of Julianita Acevedo vs. Pedro M. Arrazola, M.D.

State: TX

Date: 2000-08-07

Experts: Lige B. Rushing Jr. (Dallas, TX) internal medicine

Summary: ...